MCPHS University Rankings

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In the World#3014 of 14178
In North America#907 of 2629
In the United States#836 of 2528
In Massachusetts#36 of 90
In Boston#9 of 25

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$39,112 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
4,034
Graduates
3,332
Male:Female Ratio
27:73
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
mcphs.edu

MCPHS University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate85%81%87%
Applicants4,7441,0513,693
Admissions4,0488493,199
Freshmen enrolled full time688179509
Freshmen enrolled part time422

1,413 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,023 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
605 or 87%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1010
or below

75% of them
had 1240
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in MCPHS University are 1010-1240 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
78 or 11%
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

White2950 (40%)
Asian1454 (20%)
Nonresident Alien982 (13%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown696 (9%)
Black or African American610 (8%)
Hispanic494 (7%)
Two or more races167 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$39,112/year
Average aid awarded
$14,627
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$33,527
$30-48K$35,277
$48-75K$37,745
$75-110K$40,190
$110K+$40,652

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 capacity1,322
Combined charge for room and board$17,938
Room charge$14,250
Meal charge$3,688

MCPHS University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Pharmacy285610
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse3175
Physician Assistant2038
Optometry68
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist4320
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing55
Diagnostic Medical Sonography & Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician53
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies43
Public Health, General436
Physical Therapy & Therapist37
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs34
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General1515
Pharmaceutical Sciences21
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other21
Occupational Therapy & Therapist19
Clinical Research Coordinator18
Health & Health Care Administration & Management17
Pharmacoeconomics & Pharmaceutical Economics49
Medical Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiation Therapist12
Molecular Biology9
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer8
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine35
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design71
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology & Technician7
Health & Medical Psychology6
Pharmacology33
Nuclear Medical Technology & Technologist4
Pharmacology and Toxicology4
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry22
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management3
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies3
Pre-Optometry Studies2
Pre-Dentistry Studies1
Pre-Veterinary Studies1
Bioinformatics1
Grand Total863426758
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate74%72%75%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,273
Citations
41,031

Publication count by topic

Medicine
1,281
Chemistry
471
Biology
132
Psychology
110
Business
37
Materials science
32
Computer science
32
Sociology
28
Political science
20
Art
12
Geography
8
Economics
8
Philosophy
7
History
6
Engineering
6
Mathematics
6
Physics
3
Geology
2
Environmental science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy822193
Medicine103122,534
Chemistry17798,235
Psychology21011,925
Biology22374,286
History23228
Sociology2784104
Materials science2889913
Political science310935
Geography321985
Art32801
Computer science3373497
Geology360921
Business371872
Mathematics4169104
Engineering490419
Physics49646
Environmental science50338
Economics51932

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199015169
199115179
199210179
199314139
199413167
199514154
199618152
199713175
199821206
199920176
200028303
200133367
200229438
200330501
200433578
200559769
2006621014
2007551076
2008531156
2009671361
2010621523
2011831774
2012752048
20131102311
20141122542
20151332800
20161302803
20171312762
20181052608
20191213097
20201503557

General info

Alternative namesMCPHS University
MCPHS
Founded1823
WikipediaMCPHS University
Colorscardinal red, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Also 2 Summer Sessions (June; July)
Total FTE staff937
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and Contacts

Address179 Longwood Ave
Boston, Massachusetts, 02115-5896
United States
City population618,000
Phone6177322800
Fax+1 (617) 732 2801

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