3,882
Students
Financial aid thermometer
8,116
Avg. Financial Aid
83
83%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

MCPHS University is a University institution located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 179 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA  02115
United States
Contact Giselle Colon
Visit Concierge
Email: admissions@mcphs.edu
Phone: 617-732-2744
Fax: 617-732-2118

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Pharmacology And Toxicology Related Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Dental Hygiene Checkmark
Health Professions Related Checkmark
Medical Radiologic Technology Checkmark
Nuclear Medical Technology Checkmark
Pharmacy Checkmark
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, And Administration Related Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
Radiologic Technology/science Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Health/medical Psychology Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5,526
Applied
4,634
Accepted
3,882
Enrolled
84%
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Female Admissions

4,175
Females Applied
3,506
Females Accepted
84%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,351
Males Applied
1,128
Males Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.51
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Essay
One recommendation
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported February 15th Yes
Other early decision plan November 1st December 1st Yes
Transfer February 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

31,600
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Fees

1,105
Full-time student fees
16,400
Room & board
13,126
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

8,116
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,948
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
6,442
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
2,941
Avg. Loan Aid
6,122
Avg. Grant Aid
5,748
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
21%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
34%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,882
Total undergrad students
15%
International Students
40%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.88%
Black or African American 7.4%
White or Caucasian 39.35%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.21%
Asian 21.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.13%
Two or more races 1.95%
Other 7.14%

Gender

Male (28.83%)
Female (71.17%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Fall Harvest Ball, Culture Fest and Activities Fair

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark
More services
stress management, crisis management consultation

Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Residence Hall Council, Vietnamese Student Association, Student Government Association, Campus Activities Board and Student Indian Organization

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
electronically operated academic area entrances, security guards at entrance

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No

Faculty

738
Total Faculty
Full-time - 310
Part-time - 428
Male - 266
Female - 482