Simmons University

Boston, MA

Questions and Answers

Nicole C.
1 month ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that Simmons University offers?
Jessica C.
2 months ago
Does Simmons University nursing curriculum provide students with the opportunity to train in a cadaver lab?
Alicia B.
2 months ago
Can transfer students start at Simmons University if their previous schools transcript is not ready to be sent yet?
Adri P.
4 months ago
What division are your sports teams?
Simmons University
Hi Adri, Our sports teams are Division 3! We have over 60 clubs and organizations on campus so there is a ton of opportunity to get involved if there is a club or activity that you are interested in continuing after high school!
Dianna S.
4 months ago
What are your school's most popular majors?
Simmons University
Hi Dianna, Since we are a liberal arts university, we offer a wide range of majors and minors! Our most popular majors are Nursing, Communications, Psychology, Public Health, Political Science and Biology
Adri P.
4 months ago
Does your school offer mental health services for students on Campus?
Simmons University
Hi Adri, Our Counseling Center offers a variety of programs and services that supports student's journey of their mental health. Outside of regular counseling, the center hosts programs to promote all types of Wellness and ensure students have the skills to to prioritize their wellness.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
6 to 1
Less Selective (70% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

62% White
9% Black
7% Hispanic
6% Asian
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)94k
Physical Therapist (PT)76k
Board Certified Behavior Analyst61k
Social Worker51k
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)48k
Based on 4,417 student responses
55.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
93kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
57%in High-Meaning careers
3%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$42,070 / year
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