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Simmons College Academics

Academic Statistics

Academics
A-
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
74%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
85%
Part-Time Retention Rate
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$96
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
Data Not Available
94%
of students say they attend class.34 responses

About the Professors

Professors
B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
7:1
Female Professors
74%
Male Professors
26%
Average Professor Salary
$95,052
Poll
56%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.34 responses
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    6%
  • Asian American
    8%
  • Hispanic
    4%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    0%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    1%
  • Unknown
    5%
  • White
    75%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
90%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.50 responses
Poll
88%
of students say professors care about their students' success.50 responses
Poll
78%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.50 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.50 responses
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