Assumption College

country rank  842
world rank  2857

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Established in 1904, Assumption College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Worcester (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Assumption College (AC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Assumption College (AC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 114 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym AC
Founded 1904
Motto Until Christ be Formed in You
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 500 Salisbury Street
Worcester (population range: 50,000-249,999)
01609-1296 Massachusetts
United States
T +1 (508) 767 7000
F +1 (508) 756 1780

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Search for courses and programs with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 500 Salisbury Street
Worcester 01609-1296
+1 (866) 477-7776
(508) 767-7285

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Assumptionists - www.assumption.us

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Assumption College's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1949


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Council on Rehabilitation Education CORE
  • American Chemical Society ACS

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
  • Colleges of Worcester Consortium
  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)

Academic Structure


|


Social Media

Facebook

Assumption College's Facebook page for social networking Assumption College's Facebook page


Twitter

Assumption College's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates


LinkedIn

Assumption College's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


YouTube

Assumption College's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos


Instagram

Assumption College's Instagram or Flickr account for photos


Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported


Open Education Consortium

Not reported


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in the United States

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in North America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019