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.
|Name||Location||Type/Level||Highest Degree||Offered Degree|
|Amherst College||Amherst, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|Andover Newton Theological School||Lexington, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Doctor's Degree||Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|College of the Holy Cross||Worcester, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|Montserrat College of Art||Beverly, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|Simmons University||Boston, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Doctor's Degree||Bachelor, 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.
|Name||Tuition & Fees||Acceptance Rate||Graduation Rate||Student Faculty Ratio||Student Population|
|Andover Newton Theological School||$14,279||-||-||-||11|
|College of the Holy Cross||$56,540||38%||93%||10:1||2,970|
|Montserrat College of Art||$36,450||-||64%||12:1||362|
|Average||$44,138 / $42,296||44.33%||82.75%||8.75:1||2,270|