Nichols College Graduate Schools

Nichols College (referred to as Nichols) is a Private, 4 years school located in Dudley, MA. It is classified as a School of business and management school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Nichols College is $1,075 in average. The school has 227 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,434 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Nichols College (referred to as Nichols) is a Private, 4 years school located in Dudley, MA. It is classified as a School of business and management school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Master's degree.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1965 - Current).
Nichols Directory Information
School NameNichols College (Nichols)
AddressCenter Rd, Dudley, MA 01571-5000
Phone800-470-3379
Webhttps://www.nichols.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.nichols.edu/admission/requirements
Financial Infohttps://www.nichols.edu/admissions/financial-assistance
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Nichols College is $1,075 in average. The school has 227 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,434 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 24 graduate programs through Master's. Among them, 6 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$1,075
Student Population227
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's
Number of Programs24 graduate programs
(6 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio16 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Nichols College is $1,075 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $775.
Nichols College offers the alternative tuition plans.
Nichols College offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)6 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Nichols College is $1,075. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -31.00% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018--
2018-2019$7,800$560
2019-2020$738$800
2020-2021$758$800
2021-2022$775$300
The graduate school tuition & fees of Nichols is very inexpensive compared to private graduate schools in Massachusetts. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,225 and the Massachusetts graduate tuition is $19,554 (public) / $29,617 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Nichols College$1,075
All Graduate Schools$15,964$19,225
Public$11,349$20,502
Private$19,232
Massachusetts Graduate Schools$24,568$27,569
Public$13,975$19,554
Private$29,617
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,650 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Nichols College. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $9,700. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$13,800$2,200$6,500$2,700
2018-2019$13,950$2,200$6,500$2,700
2019-2020$14,250$2,200$6,500$2,700
2020-2021$13,950$2,200$7,000$2,700
2021-2022$13,950$2,200$7,000$2,700
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $775 at Nichols College. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.24% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$650
2018-2019$725
2019-2020$738
2020-2021$758
2021-2022$775

Graduate Programs at Nichols

Nichols College offers 4 graduate programs for Master's. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 144 students have completed their study at Nichols College.
Offered Degrees at Nichols College
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree44144
Total44144
The most popular program at Nichols College is the Business Administration and Management program and last year 82 students have earned/completed their degree program.
Nichols College offers 4 programs through Master's. The programs are offered online completely. Last year total 144 students have completed their graduate studies.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] (1 completers) 15 completers-
Terrorism and Counterterrorism Operations15-
Business [+] 129 completers-
Business Administration and Management82$62,200
Organizational Leadership22-
Accounting25-
Total144

Graduate Student Population at Nichols

For academic year 2021-2022, total 227 students enrolled into Nichols College graduate schools where it has total 1,434 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 64 full-time and 163 part-time graduate students. By gender, 149 male and 78 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total22714978
Full-time644420
Part-tme16310558
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 171 White (75.33%), 17 Black/African American (7.49%), 13 Hispanic (5.73%), 3 Asian (1.32%), and 23 students with other races. 6 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total22714978
American Indian/Native American110
Asian330
Black/African American17161
Hispanic1385
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White17111061
Two More844
Un-Known844
Non-resident Alien633
Nichols College offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 227 graduate students (100.00% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total227
Enrolled Online Exclusively0
Enrolled Some Online Courses227
Not in Online Courses0
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Nichols College. 139 students are aged 20 to 24 (61.23% of total students), 5 students are aged above 50 (2.20%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Nichols College.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total22714978
Age 20-211064
Age 22-241299336
Age 25-29372116
Age 30-341899
Age 35-391697
Age 40-491284
Age 50-64532

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