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Elms College

Chicopee, MA, USA
3.90 Average Rating

Elms College is a 4-year liberal arts institution located in Chicopee, Massachusetts. Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Springfield, MA, Elms is a Catholic college and offers mass Monday through Thursday, as well as missions trips, programs, and community outreach. The college is organized into two schools and five divisions, and nearly half of the students attending Elms double major. Elms also offers online, off-campus, and part-time programs for students in need of more flexibility.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
68%
Out of State Students
32%
0
100
76%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 976
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
1,580
Total Number of Undergrads
1,174
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
53%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
66%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$21,573
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$31,846
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,846
0
100
72%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
50%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,419
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
26%
74%
Student Organizations
18
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Springfield
Boston
Hartford
New York
Pittsfield
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
68%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$44,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.90 Average Rating
Elms College is full of loving people as well as a hard working environment. With the smaller vibe of the campus, you are able to interact with your fellow peers as well as professors. Elms College provided me with a great experience and I definitely recommend this college.
Sarah from Springfield, MA
Elms College is best described as a friendly, tight knit family. Being a smaller college, students quickly become familiar and comfortable with their professors and fellow students. With a diverse population of students, a beautiful campus, and numerous activities or clubs available, it is easy to see why I find Our Lady of the Elms College a blessing and privilege.
Rachel from Ellington, CT

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