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Acceptance Rate 70 %
SAT Average 1,215
Tuition & Fees $42,070
Student Population 6,082
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $25,569

Simmons University Academic Overview

Simmons University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Boston, Massachusetts. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 6,082 students are enrolled into Simmons University. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 70% and the graduation rate is 80% last year.

2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Simmons University tuition and fees are $42,070 for all students. For graduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $21,818 for all graduate students.

Simmons University 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate$42,070
Graduate$21,818
[Chart] Simmons University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at Simmons University

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at Simmons University. The acceptance rate of Simmons University is 70% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 16%. The average graduation rate is 80% and the transfer-out rate is 7%. Total 6,082 students are attending Simmons University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. The average received amount of financial aid is $25,569 and 94 students received grants of scholarship aid (5.20% of total undergraduate students). Total 6,082 students are attending Simmons University including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1.

[Chart] Simmons University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Simmons University is 70 %.
Graduation Rate for Simmons University is 80 %
Transfer-out Rate for Simmons University is 7 %
Retention Rate for Simmons University is 80 %
Student Population for Simmons University is 6,082
Student to Faculty Rate for Simmons University is 6 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $25,569 at Simmons University.

Offered Degrees

Simmons University offers 136 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Simmons University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree660
Master's Degree417
Post Master's Degree184
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship50
Doctor's degree - professional practice60

Special Learning Opportunities

Simmons University 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 at Simmons University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,098)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Simmons University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.

Veterans Benefits at Simmons University
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

Accepted Credits at Simmons University

Simmons University accepts following credits that their students have earned.

Accepted Credits at Simmons University
Dual Credits
Credits for life experiences
Advanced Placement (AP) credits