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 CollegeAmherst, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Andover Newton Theological SchoolLexington, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
College of the Holy CrossWorcester, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Montserrat College of ArtBeverly, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Simmons UniversityBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $44,138 for State residents and $42,296 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 44.33% and graduation rate is 82.75%. 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 $61,150 12% 95% 7:11,745
Andover Newton Theological School $14,279 - - -11
College of the Holy Cross $56,540 38% 93% 10:12,970
Montserrat College of Art $36,450 - 64% 12:1362
Simmons University $43,062 83% 79% 6:16,263
Average$44,138 / $42,29644.33%82.75%8.75:12,270