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Merrimack College
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  • Graduate School
  • NORTH ANDOVER, MA

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315 TURNPIKE ST
NORTH ANDOVER, MA 01845
From Merrimack College

Career-focused. Success-driven. That's Graduate Studies at Merrimack.

Featuring 30+ in-demand graduate programs, Merrimack College offers a career-focused curriculum to build the skills and knowledge that today's employers want. Choose from accelerated one-year programs; self-paced, part-time options; online programs; and evening classes, all at an affordable price. Once you factor in scholarships, the average cost to attend Merrimack is comparable to or even less than public universities. Many programs offer fellowships that cover 50-100% of tuition and provide hands-on experience directly in the field.

Our beautiful suburban campus is located just north of Boston and Cambridge — home to some of the nation’s most dynamic financial, technology, healthcare and biotech companies, and close to unlimited culture, sports and entertainment options.

You'll experience a close-knit community of 900+ graduate students that brings people together, and knowledge that expands your worldview.

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Deadline for International Students
No data available  
Admissions Website
Application Fee
$0

Graduate Schools

Masters and Doctoral Programs

Master's Degrees in Health Sciences

Merrimack’s health science graduate programs equip you for leadership in public health, exercise science, health and wellness education, athletic training, nutrition and other fast-growing health care careers. You’ll acquire hands-on experience and exceptional training that sets you apart in the job market—and on the job. Scholarships and fellowships can reduce your tuition by 50 percent or more.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
790
Part-Time Grad Students
396
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
No data available  
Racial Diversity
  • White
    61.2%
  • Unknown
    22.2%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6.4%
  • Hispanic
    6.1%
  • African American
    1.8%
  • Asian
    1.2%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Driven
    13%
  • Down-to-earth
    25%
  • Friendly
    50%
  • Organized
    13%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 8 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    13%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    50%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    25%
  • Low value
    13%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
88%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 8 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 8 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 8 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 8 responses
  • $100K+
    13%
  • $50K-$75K
    13%
  • $25K-$50K
    50%
  • <$25K
    25%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 8 responses
  • $50-$75K
    13%
  • <$50K
    38%
  • Did not graduate yet
    50%
88%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 8 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$113,916
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,803
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$523,200
National
$229,800

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