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Founded in 1885, Springfield College is known worldwide for the guiding principles of its Humanics philosophy—educating students in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to others. With its foundation of academic excellence and rich athletic heritage, Springfield College prepares students with real-world leadership skills for careers that transform lives and communities. In the 2019 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings, Springfield College was ranked in the top 30 in the category of Best Regional Universities-North. Springfield College was also ranked by U.S. News in the top 19 in its category as a "Best Value" college, which takes into account a college's academic quality and net cost of attendance.

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Institutional Enrollment

Total Post-Bac Enrollment
1,190
71.9% Female
28.1% Male

Institution Overview

School Type
Private not-for-profit (no religious affiliation)

Region
New England CT ME MA NH RI VT

Academic Calendar
Semester

Setting
City: Midsize

Academics


Graduate Assistantships
Yes

Full Time Graduate Enrolled
Yes

Part Time Graduate Enrolled
Yes

Total # of Programs
54

Number of Programs Available (in Category Selected Above)
Master's
12
Doctoral Research
2
Doctoral Professional
1

Degrees Offered

Master's
Doctor's (Research)
Doctor's (Professional)
Certificate Offered

Post-master's

Student Body

Demographics
0.34%
American Indian or Alaska Native
2.02%
Asian
11.01%
Black or African American
6.97%
Hispanic or Latino
0.08%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
68.66%
White
1.18%
Two or more races
6.97%
Unknown
2.77%
Non-resident Alien

Admissions


Application Fee
$50

Admissions Office Web Address
www.springfield.edu/admissions

Tuition & Aid


Average Tuition
$28,800

Overall

From The School



Academics: Programs - Overview


Academic
Yes

Occupational
No

Continuing Professional
No

Recreational or avocational
Yes

Highest Degree offered
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Distance Learning Options

Grad programs or courses
No

Does not offer
Yes

Degree Programs Offered (in Category Selected Above)

Master's
12
Doctor's Degree Research
2
Doctor's Degree Professional
1
Post Master's Certificate
3

Program Area Program Type Program Format
Campus Distance
Art Therapy/Therapist Master's Degree Yes No
Business Administration and Management, General Master's Degree Yes No
Education, General Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
General Studies Post Master's Certificate Yes No
Kinesiology and Exercise Science Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Occupational Therapy/Therapist Master's Degree Yes No
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies Master's Degree Yes No
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Physical Therapy/Therapist Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Physician Assistant Master's Degree Yes No
Psychology, General Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
No
No
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Social Work Master's Degree Yes No
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management Master's Degree Yes No

Faculty

TotalInstructional StaffResearchPublic Service
Total 190 190 0 0
With faculty status 190 190 0 0
Tenured 107 107 0 0
On tenure track 30 30 0 0
Not on tenure track 53 53 0 0
Multi-year contract 39 39 0 0
Annual contract 14 14 0 0
Without faculty status 0 0 0 0

Graduate Assistantships


Graduate Assistantships
Yes

Graduate Assistantship

Teaching
Research
Management Occupations
Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Library and Student Academic Affairs and Other Education Services Occupations

Additional Information


State-Approved Teacher Certification?
Yes

Medical Degree Offered?
No

Institution Has a Hospital?
No

Overall

From The School



Overview


Average Tuition
$28,800

Financial aid office web address
www.springfield.edu/admissions/financial-aid

Tuition fee varies by residency status
No

Typical Room
$6,280

Typical Board
$5,260

Tuition & Fees
Amount
Full time Average Tuition$28,800
Full time Fees$185
Part time, per credit hour$960

Tuition Plan Options


Alternative Tuition Plans Offered
Yes

Tuition Guaranteed Plan
No

Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Tuition Payment Plan
Yes

Other Alternative Tuition Plan
No

Institutional Enrollment

Total Post-Bac Enrollment
1,190
71.9% Female
28.1% Male

Post-Bac Race / Ethnicity

Demographics
0.34%
American Indian or Alaska Native
2.02%
Asian
11.01%
Black or African American
6.97%
Hispanic or Latino
0.08%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
68.66%
White
1.18%
Two or more races
6.97%
Unknown
2.77%
Non-resident Alien

Gender
Race / Ethnicity Men Women
Asian 10 14
Black Or African American 27 104
Hispanic Or Latino 24 59
Non-resident Alien 19 14
White 223 594
Two Or More Races 4 10
Unknown 27 56

Services offered

Service Offered
Academic Career Counseling ServiceYes
Employment Services For StudentsYes
Placement Services For CompletersYes

Advanced Awards/ Degrees Conferred Statistics

Award: Master's degree
Total
394
22.6% Male
77.4% Female

Award: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Total
9
55.6% Male
44.4% Female

Award: Doctor's degree - professional practice
Total
27
25.9% Male
74.1% Female

Award: Post-master's certificate
Total
10
10.0% Male
90.0% Female

Overall

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Overview


Library Facilities at Institution
Yes

On-Campus Housing Available?
Yes

Services offered

Service Offered
Remedial servicesYes
On-campus day care for student's childrenNo

Admissions Office Contact

Address
263 Alden St
Springfield, MA 01109-3797

Phone
413-748-3116

Fax

Email


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