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Emmanuel College
Boston, MA
Emmanuel, founded in 1919, is a private, residential, church-affiliated liberal arts college. Its 16-acre, Gothic-style campus is located in Boston's Fenway section.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,012
   Women 1,497 (74.4%)
   Men 515 (25.6%)
Graduate Students 178
Entrance Difficulty  
Overall Admission Rate 71% of 6,223 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline February 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.67 (based on weighted GPAs)
SAT Math 552 average
510-600 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 567 average
520-600 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 25 average
23-27 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    
Cost of Attendance $55,075
  Tuition and Fees $37,540
  Room and Board $14,270
Average Percent of Need Met 75%
Average Freshman Award $27,814
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 94
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 5% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 25% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
Boston Population 625,087
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 92% of freshmen, 73% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.5% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
10.6% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
72.2% White
4.0% Unknown
International Students 1.5% from 52 countries
First-Year Students Returning 80.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 60.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported