Nichols College Rankings

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In the World#5485 of 14178
In North America#1459 of 2629
In the United States#1380 of 2528
In Massachusetts#60 of 90
In Dudley#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
80%
Avg. cost to attend
$28,532 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,325
Graduates
235
Male:Female Ratio
60:40
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Nichols College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%80%79%
Applicants2,4881,658830
Admissions1,9841,326658
Freshmen enrolled full time342236106
Freshmen enrolled part time11

327 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

143 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Secondary school GPA Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Secondary school record Recommended
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

White1202 (77%)
Hispanic140 (9%)
Black or African American98 (6%)
Two or more races55 (4%)
Nonresident Alien29 (2%)
Asian22 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown6 (0.4%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$28,532/year
Average aid awarded
$23,135
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$23,206
$30-48K$24,074
$48-75K$27,992
$75-110K$28,888
$110K+$30,806

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$34,615$738
Tuition in-state$34,615$738
Tuition out-of-state$34,615$738
Fee in-district$1,100$800
Fee in-state$1,100$800
Fee out-of-state$1,100$800

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity967
Combined charge for room and board$14,250

Nichols College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration and Management, General1289
Business & Commerce, General468
Accounting3218
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management39
Marketing & Marketing Management, General35
Organizational Leadership20
Finance, General18
Psychology, General14
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies13
International Business & Trade & Commerce13
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration11
Terrorism and Counterterrorism Operations9
Hospitality Administration & Management, General6
Business & Corporate Communications4
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General4
English Language and Literature, General3
History, General3
Business & Managerial Economics1
Mathematics, General1
Organizational Communication, General1
Grand Total4278136
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate59%51%72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%

Publications & Citations

Publications
112
Citations
2,081

Publication count by topic

Geology
27
Environmental science
14
Geography
12
Political science
10
Sociology
9
History
8
Economics
8
Psychology
7
Business
6
Philosophy
3
Art
2
Mathematics
2
Biology
1
Medicine
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology1425947
Geography1531757
Philosophy28822
Environmental science2987247
Political science343123
History35561
Psychology4062172
Economics439114
Mathematics509125
Sociology51683
Business54964
Medicine604210
Biology60548

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199113
1992124
199300
199402
199512
199611
199711
199800
199923
200025
200138
200207
200308
2004222
2005013
2006115
2007221
2008624
2009239
2010133
2011881
20122112
20135195
20145113
201512130
20163234
20178232
20185199
201910337
20206343

General info

Alternative namesNichols
Founded1815
WikipediaNichols College
MottoYour success is our business
Colorsblack, green
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December, January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Total FTE staff231
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Business & Management Schools

Location and Contacts

AddressCenter Rd
Dudley, Massachusetts, 01571-5000
United States
City population11,000
Phone8004703379
Fax+1 (508) 943 9885

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