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Fast Facts 2011-2012

Founded: 1971

Institution type: 4-year, private non-profit

Locations: Cambridge, MA

                   Lawrence, MA

                   Springfield, MA

                   Augusta, GA

                   Memphis, TN

                   Chesapeake, VA

                   Rancho Cucamonga, CA

                   San Juan, PR

Calendar: Trimester (three terms)

Alumni: More than 32,500

Degrees Awarded: BA, BS, MEd, MM, CAGS, EdD

Degrees/certificates awarded in academic year 2012: 1,548

Student Levels: 33% Undergraduate, 67% Graduate

Degree Seeking Students: 4,471

  • Undergraduate -1,464
  • Graduate - 3,007

Full-Time Equivalent*: 3,592

  • Undergraduate - 958
  • Graduate - 2,634

Average Student Age: 36 years old

Gender: 71% Female, 29% Male

Diversity: 55% Minority

  • Undergraduate - 61%
  • Graduate - 52%

Financial Aid Recipients: 69% Undergraduate; 81% Graduate

Financial Aid Recipients Graduating with Debt: 57% Undergraduate, 54% Graduate

Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


*The full-time equivalent (FTE) value is based on a calculation that combines the number of full time and part time students.