Merrimack College

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5 / 10
3,853 Undergrads / 4,643 Students
10 / 10
$34,378 Net Price
2 / 10
82% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Northeast Conf. (NEC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
68% / 75%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Portland Maine Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Springfield Massachusetts Area
  • Barnstable/Yarmouth Massachusetts Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
Where Grads Work
  • Fidelity Investments
  • State Street
  • Raytheon
  • IBM
  • Oracle
  • Philips
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • EMC
  • Alcatel-Lucent
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Bank of America
  • Partners HealthCare
  • Putnam Investments
  • BNY Mellon
  • BAE Systems
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Engineering
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Support
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
  • Program and Project Management
  • Research
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Test Scores
Critical Reading
460 - 550
470 - 590
1020 - 1220
20 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 460 - 560 for SAT


This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 9,747 4,568 5,179
% Admitted 82% 81% 83%
% Admits That Enroll 15% 14% 15%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.1 (weighted)
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (30%)
    Work and Family Studies (12%)
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General (10%)
    Engineering (9%)
    Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other (8%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (7%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (7%)
    Psychology, General (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other (5%)
    Finance, General (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (5%)
    Accounting (5%)
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other (5%)
    Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (4%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (4%)
    Mechanical Engineering (4%)
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    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$43,340
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$16,320
    Personal Expenses$1,450
    Sticker Price$62,110

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship99%$23,529
    Federal Grants18%$4,979
    Pell Grants18%$4,603
    Other Federal2%$3,529
    State & Local Grants13%$1,465
    Institutional Grants99%$22,521
    Student Loans76%$12,907
    Federal Loans75%$5,479
    Other Loans28%$20,686

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $58.5 Million $12,597

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $23,250 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 3.3%

    Avg. rate for colleges with volleyball is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,546 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $57,100

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.39 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 68% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 7 7
    Fondling 5 5
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault 2 1
    Burglary 9 6
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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