Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Amherst College Amherst, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Babson College Wellesley, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Mount Holyoke College South Hadley, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Wheaton College (Massachusetts) Norton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Thomas Aquinas College - New England Northfield, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's Degree-

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $50,691 for State residents and $52,954 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 42.11% and graduation rate is 86.00%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Amherst College $64,100 8.74% 92% 7:11,971
Babson College $54,944 25.35% 94% 16:13,684
Mount Holyoke College $58,498 52.30% 85% 10:12,342
Wheaton College (Massachusetts) $60,230 82.06% 73% 12:11,701
Thomas Aquinas College - New England $27,000 - - --
Average$50,691 / $52,95442.11%86.00%11.25:12,425