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Curry College Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on Curry College? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors Curry offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you’ll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is Curry College Ranked?

2022 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Curry College was awarded 61 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is criminal justice.

Overall Quality

Curry is ranked #1,046 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

Out of the 72 colleges in Massachusetts, Curry is ranked at #52.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Curry?

Acceptance Rate

With an acceptance rate of 93%, Curry has a fairly liberal admissions policy. However, don't just assume you'll get in! Put together a good application and make sure you include all requested documents and materials.

Average Test Scores

About 30% of students accepted to Curry submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 500 and 570. Math scores were between 490 and 550.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Curry College  ( 500 to 570 )
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800

SAT Math Scores for Curry College  ( 490 to 550 )
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800
Curry received ACT scores from 0% of accepted students.

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Curry College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Curry, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 12 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Curry College is 36%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  36 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Curry College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Curry College is 65%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  65 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Curry for first-time, full-time students is 45%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  45 out of 100
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Curry College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,206 undergraduates at Curry with 1,895 being full-time and 311 being part-time.

How Much Does Curry College Cost?

The overall average net price of Curry is $27,739. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Curry

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$23,906 $24,483 $25,763 $29,169 $31,991

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Curry, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Curry, approximately 81% of students took out student loans averaging $11,417 a year. That adds up to $45,668 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Curry is 6.3%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Curry Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Curry make about $45,900 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future Curry graduates since it is 15% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.

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See which majors at Curry College make the most money.

Location of Curry College

Curry College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Milton, Massachusetts. Milton is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Contact details for Curry are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1071 Blue Hill Ave, Milton, MA 02186-2395
Phone: 617-333-0500
Website: https://www.curry.edu/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/currycollege
Twitter: https://twitter.com/CurryEdu

Curry College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 26 majors graduated from Curry College. Of these students, 650 received undergraduate degrees and 90 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 204 $69,551
Business Administration & Management 100 $46,833
Criminal Justice & Corrections 86 $37,856
General Psychology 53 $33,993
Communication & Media Studies 50 $32,213
Other Health Professions 26 $39,369
Human Development & Family Studies 25 NA
Accounting 19 NA
General Biology 13 NA
Sociology 11 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Curry College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Curry

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2019-2020, 1,786 students took at least one online class at Curry College. This is an increase from the 300 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,786 388
2018-2019 300 139
2017-2018 242 84
2016-2017 149 30
2015-2016 77 10

Learn more about online learning at Curry College.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

References

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