Simmons University Graduate Schools

Simmons University (referred to as Simmons) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Simmons University is $21,818 in average. The school has 4,273 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 6,082 including undergraduate students.

Simmons University Graduate School Overview

Simmons University (referred to as Simmons) is a Private, 4 years school located in Boston, MA. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Simmons University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1929 - Current).
Simmons UniversityDirectory Information
School NameSimmons University (referred to as Simmons)
Address300 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115-5898
Phone617-521-2000
Webhttps://www.simmons.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.simmons.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/undergraduate-admission/how-to-apply
Financial Infohttps://www.simmons.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/student-financial-services
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Simmons University is $21,818 in average. The school has 4,273 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 6,082 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 70 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 11 programs are available online classes.
Simmons Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,818
Student Population4,273
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs70 graduate programs
(11 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio6 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Simmons University is $21,818 in average for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $1,203. Simmons University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Simmons 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$21,654
Required Fees$164
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,203
Simmons University 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 Simmons University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Simmons
Distance Learning (Online Classes)11 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Simmons University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Simmons University is $21,818. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -0.35% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Simmons University
TuitionFees
2015-2016$20,052$156
2016-2017$20,556$162
2017-2018$20,988$166
2018-2019$21,726$168
2019-2020$21,654$164
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $17,750 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Simmons University. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $17,750. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Simmons University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$14,040$2,550$14,040$2,550
2016-2017$14,500$2,550$14,500$2,550
2017-2018$14,800$2,550$14,800$2,550
2018-2019$15,200$2,550$15,200$2,550
2019-2020$15,200$2,550$15,200$2,550
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,203 at Simmons University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -0.33% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Simmons University
Tuition
2015-2016$1,114
2016-2017$1,142
2017-2018$1,166
2018-2019$1,207
2019-2020$1,203

Graduate Programs at Simmons

Simmons University offers 70 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,804 students have completed their study at Simmons University.
Offered Degrees at Simmons University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree4171,677
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship5010
Doctor's degree - other6075
Post Master's Degree18142
Total7081,804

Simmons University offers 70 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,804 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,677 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 75 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 42 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 5 completers-
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)5-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Communication0-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Communication and Media Studies (other)0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology0-
Information Science/Studies0-
Education [+] 161 completers-
Education33-
Multicultural Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Urban Education and Leadership0-
Special Education and Teaching82$50,400
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs7-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education3-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs6-
Elementary Education and Teaching4-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching4-
Secondary Education and Teaching8-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education4-
History Teacher Education0-
School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor10-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 18 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies18-
English Language And Literature [+] 23 completers-
English Language and Literature2-
Writing6-
Children's and Adolescent Literature15-
Library Science [+] 298 completers$43,400
Library and Information Science147$43,400
18-
Archives/Archival Administration133-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Nutrition Sciences0-
Psychology [+] (2 completers) 68 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis68-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 549 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis4-
Social Work545$48,100
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Political Science and Government0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (8 completers) 517 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management26-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse2$95,000
Nursing Administration42-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing447-
Business [+] (2 completers) 29 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management29$70,700
History [+] 9 completers-
History9$39,600
Public/Applied History0-
Total1,677
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Information Science/Studies3-
Education [+] 3 completers-
Education0-
Health Occupations Teacher Education3-
Library Science [+] 3 completers-
Library and Information Science3-
Library Science (other)0-
Psychology [+] 1 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis1-
Total10
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 2 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration2-
Human Services [+] 4 completers-
0-
Social Work4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 69 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist35-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Practice34-
Total75
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Administration of Special Education0-
Urban Education and Leadership0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Secondary Education and Teaching0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor0-
Work and Family Studies [+] 12 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies10-
Human Nutrition2-
Library Science [+] 10 completers-
Library and Information Science1-
5-
Archives/Archival Administration4-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Applied Behavior Analysis0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1-
Dietetics/Dietitian13$18,500
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Nursing Education6-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations (other)0-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Public/Applied History0-
Total42

Graduate Student Population at Simmons

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,273 students enrolled into Simmons University graduate schools where it has total 6,082 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,488 full-time and 2,785 part-time students. By gender, 536 male and 3,737 female students are attending Simmons University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Simmons University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Simmons University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2735363,737
Full-time1,4882131,275
Part-tme2,7853232,462
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Simmons University.
There are 2,546 White (59.58%), 359 Black/African American (8.40%), 278 Hispanic (6.51%), 159 Asian (3.72%), and 931 students with other races. 38 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Simmons University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2735363,737
American Indian/Native American505
Asian15919140
Black/African American35933326
Hispanic27833245
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander615
White2,5463242,222
Two More1041490
Un-Known778108670
Non-resident Alien38434
Simmons University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,566 graduate students (60.05% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 374 graduate students (8.75% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Simmons University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Simmons University
Number of Students
Total4,273
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,566
Enrolled Some Online Courses374
Not in Online Courses1,333
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Simmons University. 939 students are aged 20 to 24 (21.98% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.02%), 225 students are aged above 50 (5.27%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Simmons University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Simmons University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,2735363,737
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2119118
Age 22-2492082838
Age 25-291,4281631,265
Age 30-34668102566
Age 35-3947266406
Age 40-4952275447
Age 50-6421841177
Over 64725
Age Un-Known18414

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