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Curry College
Milton, MA
Curry, founded in 1879, is a private, career-oriented, liberal arts institution. Its 131-campus is located in Milton, seven miles from downtown Boston.
Web Site www.curry.edu/
Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,688
   Women 1,591 (59.2%)
   Men 1,097 (40.8%)
Graduate Students 237
ADMISSION
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 89% of 6,143 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
 
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 2.80
SAT Math 475 average
420-520 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 471 average
420-520 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA   X    
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
MONEY MATTERS
Cost of Attendance $55,625
  Tuition and Fees $37,505
  Room and Board $14,970
Average Percent of Need Met 71%
Average Freshman Award $29,025
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$42,191
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ACADEMICS
Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 125
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 43% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
CAMPUS LIFE
Milton Population 27,003
Nearest Metropolitan Area Boston
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 88% of freshmen, 54% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
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STUDENTS
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.5% Asian
10.7% Black/African-American
6.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
68.7% White
9.1% Unknown
International Students 1.9% from 23 countries
First-Year Students Returning 71.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 40.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 4.0%