MCPHS University: Statistics

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#2440 of 14,131 In the World
#724 of 2,597 In North America
#665 of 2,496 In the United States
#30 of 88 In Massachusetts
#8 of 24 In Boston
#511 of 1,002 For Critical Care Nursing

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
91%
Average SAT
1089
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$39,316 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
3,970
Graduates
3,531
Male:Female Ratio
26:74
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
www.mcphs.edu

MCPHS University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 91% 89% 92%
Applicants 4,808 990 3,818
Admissions 4,381 882 3,499
Freshmen enrolled full time 703 172 531
Freshmen enrolled part time 10 6 4

1,954 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,330 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
624 or 88%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1208
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in MCPHS University are 970-1208 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
61 or 9%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 20
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in MCPHS University are 20-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 3023 (40%)
Asian 1428 (19%)
Nonresident Alien 984 (13%)
Black or African American 707 (9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 611 (8%)
Hispanic 545 (7%)
Two or more races 191 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 3 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$39,316/year
Average aid awarded
$16,024
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $33,365
$30-48K $34,877
$48-75K $38,606
$75-110K $40,859
$110K+ $40,978

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $33,600$22,230
Tuition in-state $33,600$22,230
Tuition out-of-state $33,600$22,230
Fee in-district $1,050$1,050
Fee in-state $1,050$1,050
Fee out-of-state $1,050$1,050

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,349
Combined charge for room and board $17,938
Room charge $14,250
Meal charge $3,688

MCPHS University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Pharmacy 239 601
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 364 5
Physician Assistant 210 14
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies 95
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist 51 19
Diagnostic Medical Sonography & Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 57
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 56
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 34 3 19
Optometry 50
Public Health, General 12 36
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs 44
Physical Therapy & Therapist 40
Pharmaceutical Sciences 39
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 29 2
Occupational Therapy & Therapist 31
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other 30
Clinical Research Coordinator 27
Molecular Biology 20
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 6 12
Health & Medical Psychology 17
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management 14
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration & Management 5 7
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist 11
Pharmacoeconomics & Pharmaceutical Economics 7 4
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology & Technician 10
Nuclear Medical Technology & Technologist 7
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2 1 3
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer 6
Pharmacology 4 1
Pharmacology and Toxicology 3
Pre-Dentistry Studies 3
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies 3
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design 1 1
Grand Total 1,028 492 735
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 70% 65% 72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,923
Citations
39,613

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
1,219 / 28,745
Biology
469 / 10,933
Chemistry
351 / 7,906
Health Science
291 / 6,628
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
191 / 3,919
Pharmacology
180 / 4,404
Pharmacy
155 / 3,536
Critical Care Nursing
153 / 2,098
Psychology
152 / 4,026
Family medicine
120 / 3,812
Surgery
99 / 2,249
Healthcare Management (MHA)
96 / 2,424
Anesthesiology
85 / 2,017
Computer Science
83 / 1,695
Engineering
81 / 1,646
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
75 / 1,041
Nursing
74 / 1,764
Oncology and Cancer research
69 / 1,515
Business
68 / 655
Demography
62 / 2,066
Public Health
62 / 1,710
Physical Therapy
60 / 1,425
Organic Chemistry
60 / 1,583
Physics
58 / 1,519
Biochemistry
52 / 1,013
Pediatrics
48 / 705
Psychiatry
47 / 1,654
Botany
35 / 397
Cardiology
35 / 532
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
34 / 911
Materials Science
31 / 902
Gerontology
28 / 1,067
Mathematics
28 / 341
Sociology
27 / 90
Immunology
26 / 1,244
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
25 / 619
Art & Design
25 / 96
Education Majors
25 / 351
Clinical Psychology
22 / 966
Radiochemistry
21 / 369

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 13 188
1992 11 180
1993 13 138
1994 13 169
1995 14 149
1996 17 155
1997 12 173
1998 20 212
1999 22 179
2000 26 294
2001 37 356
2002 29 469
2003 30 539
2004 31 629
2005 58 864
2006 64 1096
2007 56 1159
2008 57 1295
2009 69 1511
2010 65 1747
2011 89 2043
2012 80 2284
2013 108 2579
2014 111 2835
2015 130 3007
2016 133 3076
2017 133 3016
2018 110 3003
2019 120 3570
2020 158 4224
2021 180 5145

General info

Alternative names MCPHS University
MCPHS
Founded 1823
Colors cardinal red, white
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May). Also 2 Summer Sessions (June; July)
Total FTE staff 993
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and Contacts

Address 179 Longwood Ave
Boston, Massachusetts, 02115-5896
United States
City population 693,000
Phone 6177322800
Fax +1 (617) 732 2801

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