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Endicott College is a private institution that was founded in 1939. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,762, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 235 acres. It utilizes a 4-1-4-based academic calendar. Endicott College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), 74. Its tuition and fees are $28,926 (2013-14).
Situated only 20 miles north of Boston in Beverly, Mass. is the 2,200-student Endicott College. Students admitted to the college have the opportunity to join a variety of student clubs and organizations, including the Endicott Singers and Endicott College Television Network. Freshmen at Endicott College are required to live on campus, but more than 80 percent of the entire student body lives on campus during their academic careers. Known as the Sea Gulls, Endicott competes in the NCAA Division III and is a member of the Eastern College Athletic Conference and The Commonwealth Coast Conference.
Endicott College requires students to complete two 120-hour internships in January during their freshman and sophomore years. Students are also required to complete a semester internship during their junior or senior years. For students without a car on campus, Endicott offers a shuttle system with monthly trips to Boston. Notable alumni of the college include former MTV anchor Susie Castillo.
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Endicott College was the first College in the nation to require all students to complete yearly internships. Today, Endicott remains dedicated to that vision and every student completes a first-year experience program, three work-experience internships, and a senior thesis. Endicott's competency-based curriculum exposes students to their field of study early in the program. Students select from 28 Bachelor programs, 29 concentrations, and 33 minors. Master programs are offered in Business, Education, Computer Science, Nursing and Interior Design. The College launched its first doctoral program in 2012, a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership. The core curriculum emphasizes research, communication, creative and analytic skills. The mission emphasizes values, community service, technological competency, diversity, international awareness, and ultimately, lives open to change.
When applying to Endicott College, it's important to note the application deadline is February 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due February 15. The application fee at Endicott College is $50. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 63.4 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||63.4%|
|Application deadline||February 15|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||February 15|
The student-faculty ratio at Endicott College is 14:1, and the school has 51 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Endicott College include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies; Visual and Performing Arts; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; and Psychology. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 83.5 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||68%|
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Endicott College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,762, with a gender distribution of 41.8 percent male students and 58.2 percent female students. At this school, 83 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 17 percent of students live off campus. Endicott College is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.
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|Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity||N/A|
|Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority||N/A|
|Collegiate athletic association||NCAA III|
Campus Info & Services
Endicott College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. Endicott College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Endicott College, 52 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Endicott College.
|Students who have cars on campus||52%|
|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Endicott College, 65.8 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $10,563.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$28,926 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$13,464 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data