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Simmons University

Graduate Programs

Boston, MA

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Simmons University

Overview

Simmons University / Graduate Programs is located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) English
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health
Master of Public Policy (MPP) Public policy
Master of Arts (MA) History
Master of Arts (MA) Gender/cultural studies
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) Elementary education
(Certificate) Dietetics
Master of Science (MS) Behavior analysis
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Behavior analysis
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Behavior analysis
Master of Arts (MA) Children's literature
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Writing for children
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed) Special education: moderate and severe disabilities
Master of Science (MS) Nutrition and health promotion
(Certificate) Sports nutrition
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Physical therapy

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 23

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

99
Applied
56
Accepted
27
Enrolled
57%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 1st August 1st No
Spring deadline December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university; minimum B average (preferred)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$33,994
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

43
Total Graduate Students
90%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
9%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.33%
Black or African American 16.28%
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 6.98%
Unknown 18.6%

Gender

Male (13%)
Female (86%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 2
Male (6)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Film and media studies, postcolonial literature, critical theory, arts and culture
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 300 The Fenway
Boston, MA  02115
United States
Contact Dr. Leanne Doherty
Dean
Email: leanne.doherty@simmons.edu
Phone: 617-521-2581