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Lasell University
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  • 4 Year
  • NEWTON, MA

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2.9.2024

Master Of Science In Criminal Justice Program Honored By U.S. News & World Report Coming in at 37th nationally. Designed for working professionals looking to enter or advance in this critically important field, Lasell’s degree program provides the skills, knowledge, and practical experience needed by those pledging to “protect and serve the public” while working in a wide range of careers. Learn More

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade A+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

1844 COMMONWEALTH AVE
NEWTON, MA 02466
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Great Northeast Athletic Conference
From Lasell University

Lasell University is your place to find your passion, your voice, and your community. Offering more than 60 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, Lasell University has a deep commitment personal growth and professional connections. We'll challenge you to apply what you learn through a host of initiatives on campus, in our community, and among the cultural and business opportunities of nearby Boston.

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Lasell University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
85%
SAT Range
1080-1210
ACT Range
24-29
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$29,401 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$25,141 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 27 responses
66%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 41 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 41 responses

Majors

B.A. IN FASHION DESIGN AND PRODUCTION

academic spotlight

The B.A. in Fashion Design and Production program provides the comprehensive and contemporary skills in garment design and product development processes. The Fashion Design and Production curriculum carefully balances inspired and creative design thinking with practical application.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    58%
  • On Campus
    38%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,267 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
34
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
36%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 29 responses
  • Half Fashionista, Half Sporty
    34%
  • Liberal arts and fashion
    21%
  • Normal
    21%
  • Outgoing
    10%
  • Fashionista
    3%
  • Friendly
    3%
  • Stressed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
72%
Poll
90%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 42 responses
Poll
46%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 59 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 28 responses
  • Community
    75%
  • Boring
    7%
  • Home away from home
    7%
  • Quaint
    7%
  • Underrated
    4%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
67%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
81%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 16 responses

Lasell University Reviews

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