Acceptance Rate 83.53 %
SAT Average 1,250
2023 Tuition & Fees $44,350
Student Population 5,984
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $26,460

Academic Overview

Simmons University Campus, Boston, MA
Simmons University 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 Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $44,350 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $27,314.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,984 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 83.53% and the graduation rate is 71% last year.
The salary after graduation from Simmons University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $58,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Simmons's tuition & fees is $44,350. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $27,314.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Simmons. The acceptance rate of Simmons is 83.53% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 13.72%. The average graduation rate is 71% and the transfer-out rate is 11%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $26,460 and 97% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,984 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Simmons University is 83.53 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Simmons University is 71 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Simmons University is 11 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Simmons University is 86 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Simmons University is 5,984
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Simmons University is 9 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $26,460 at Simmons University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115-5898
Online Applicationwww.simmons.edu/undergraduate/admission-and-financial-aid/how-apply
Financial Aidhttps://www.simmons.edu/admission-financial-aid/financial-aid-and-affordability
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.collegecostcalculator.org/simmons
Veterans Tuitionwww.simmons.edu/your-simmons/student-support-resources/veterans
Disability Servicewww.simmons.edu/your-simmons/student-support-resources/accessibility-services

Offered Degrees

Simmons offers 126 major programs through online and on-site education where 7 programs are available through distance learning. 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 Degree676
Master's Degree371
Post Master's Degree100
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship50
Doctor's degree - professional practice70

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
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:988)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Simmons University 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