Emerson College

Acceptance Rate 45.28 %
SAT Average 1,300
Tuition & Fees $52,190
Student Population 5,115
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,691

Academic Overview

Emerson College Campus, Boston, MA
Emerson College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Boston, Massachusetts. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $52,190 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,115 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 45.28% and the graduation rate is 79% last year.
The salary after graduation from Emerson College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Emerson's tuition & fees is $52,190. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees is $31,910.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Emerson. The acceptance rate of Emerson is 45.28% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20.20%. The average graduation rate is 79% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,691 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,115 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Emerson College is 45.28 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Emerson College is 79 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Emerson College is 80 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Emerson College is 5,115
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Emerson College is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,691 at Emerson College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address120 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116-4624
Online Applicationwww.commonapp.org/
Financial Aidwww2.emerson.edu/student-financial-services
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/emerson
Veterans Tuitionwww2.emerson.edu/billing/veterans
Disability Servicewww2.emerson.edu/student-accessibility-services

Offered Degrees

Emerson offers 44 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree280
Master's Degree160

Special Learning Opportunities

Emerson College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,953)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Emerson College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges