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Emerson College

Emerson College

120 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116-4624
(617) 824-8500

Emerson College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1880. Emerson, which is 0.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Boston, MA. This school offers subjects such as business writing and english. This liberal arts college offers students 20 degrees at the bachelors level, 12 masters level degrees, and one doctoral level degree. In 2010, 4,566 students sought degrees from the 26 programs at this medium-sized school. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits it. This school is one of 27 liberal arts colleges in Massachusetts.

Admission

6,865 students applied for admission to this school in 2010. Emerson admitted nearly half of the applicants or 3,227 students. Over two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

6,865 students applied for admission to this school in 2010. Emerson admitted nearly half of the applicants or 3,227 students. Over two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 47%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 49%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 43%

Student Demographics

This school had 4,566 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 4,566 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1644
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2922
  • Undergraduate Male: 1440
  • Undergraduate Female: 2253
  • Graduate Male: 218
  • Graduate Female: 655

Faculty Demographics

Emerson has 451 faculty. About 40% of instructors are full-time and 268 out of 451 instructors are part-time. Close to 44% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

Emerson has 451 faculty. About 40% of instructors are full-time and 268 out of 451 instructors are part-time. Close to 44% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 249
  • Female: 202
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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