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The Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, founded in 1823, is a private college. Its one-acre campus is located in the Fenway area of Boston.

Website: www.mcphs.edu/

Private
Co-ed
3,882
Undergraduate
Students
(71.2%) 2,763 Women
(28.8%) 1,119 Men
3,326
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
84% of 5,526 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.51
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
21-27 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$53,477
Tuition and Fees
$32,705
Room and Board
$16,400
Average Percent of Need Met
24%
Average Freshman Award
$9,948
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$58,012
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
310
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 18% of classes
20-29 students: 27% of classes
30-39 students: 20% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 11% of classes
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Campus Life

Boston Population
625,087
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
Cardinal
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
25.8% Asian
8.7% Black/African-American
8.1% Hispanic/Latino
2.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
46.3% White
8.4% Unknown
International Students
14.9% from 52 countries
First-Year Students Returning
82.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
67.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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