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HELLENIC COLLEGE HOLY CROSS - [HCHC], BROOKLINE, MASSACHUSETTS

Brookline, MassachusettsLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1937Established Year
  170Enrollment

Hellenic College Holy Cross: Rankings, Admissions, Majors & Courses, Tuition Fee, Acceptance Rate, & Scholarships

Vaishnavi Agrawal Vaishnavi Agrawal
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Hellenic College Holy Cross located in Brookline, Massachusetts, founded in 1937, is an orthodox Christian college that offers undergraduate and graduate courses along with certificate and summer programs. The acceptance rate for 2018 was 100%. With a 9:1 student-faculty ratio, 100% faculty of the college is highly qualified and full time.

Rankings

#27 in National Liberal Arts Colleges, #80 in Best Value Schools and #121 in Top Performers on Social Mobility according to US News and World Report.

Highlights

College TypePrivate
Campus SettingUrban
UG Application PortalThe Common Application; Official Website
Student Retention Rate93%
Work-Study ProgramYes
Student-faculty ratio 9:1
Mode of ProgramsFull time; Part-time
Annual Cost of AttendanceUSD 66,220
Average Estimated Starting SalaryUSD 35,000
Admission Helpdesk614.222.3261;
admissions@ccad.edu

Campus

  • The 59-acre campus of the college houses buildings and facilities for Academics, Administration, Athletics, Housing, Dining, Library, Gymnastics, and fitness center, Chapel, Alumni Memorial, and Cultural Center.
  • The Campus has a Holy cross chapel and book store also.
  • The college parking is well demarcated for unmarried/married students and Faculty.

Residence

  • The College has Polemanakos Dormitory housing costing USD 10 to 16,000 for a single or shared apartment.
  • The married student’s housing at Halki and Dendrinos Villages cost between USD 11 to 19,000 per year and one, two or three-bedroom options are available.
  • The meal plans cost USD 2,500 to USD 5,000 approximately for a year.
  • All accommodations are with basic amenities and the dormitories have televisions, study and recreation rooms, kitchenette, laundry facilities, and prayer room.
  • Almost 100% of students stay on campus though it is not mandatory to stay on campus.

Programs

  • The College offers around 9 undergraduate degrees mainly in subjects areas like Religious Studies, Liberal Arts, Literature, Business Administration and Management, and Teacher Education. It also offers certificate programs in Byzantine music that is required to sing sacred hymns and the Diaconate program.
  • The College also offers Masters in Theology, Master's in Divinity and Masters in Theological Studies.
  • The college offers MA in Special Education, Heritage studies and Counseling psychology in partnership with Regis College.
  • The College runs short duration summer programs including a study of Greek language and a ten days program for high school junior and senior students to prepare them for taking big decisions and connecting them to spiritual and theological customs.

Application Process

International students seeking admissions at this College can follow the below-mentioned admission details:

  • The admission applications are accepted through the HcHc app or common application online.
  • Standardized test scores SAT or ACT required for undergraduates. GRE/GMAT scores are required for Graduates.
  • Official transcripts of High school/College degree. These transcripts must be attested by the issuing university or Board.
  • English Language proficient test(s) IELTS 6.5, TOEFL iBT 80 for international non-native English speaking applicants.
  • Two or three letters of recommendation and a personal essay required.
  • Financial support documents and Passport copy
  • Interview in person or virtual is taken.
  • Average Graduation rate: 52%; Acceptance Rate 100% and Student retention rate 84%

Cost of Attendance

The Estimated Annual Cost of Attendance for the academic year 2019-2020

Cost HeadExpenses in USD (Approximate) Academic year (10 months)
Tuition Fees21,940
Service Fees2,042
Room and Board (on Campus) 14,642
Books and Supplies800
Personal Expenses and Transportation2,000
Total41,424

Financial Aid for International Students

  • The college supports state and federal government grants, aids and loan programs. Besides that, the donors' endowment fund provides need-based grants to students who can successfully demonstrate the financial need to complete their studies.
  • Elementary Education Scholarship is granted to the students showing passion in learning and teaching and those who have above 3.0 GPA with high-performance scores in SAT or ACT. The students need to complete an application with their academic details and an essay to be considered for this scholarship that gives USD 2,500 per year and is renewable.
  • Applying for financial aid programs in the US can be overwhelming due to their extensive application filing process. Here’s a brief list of research scholarship opportunities from private organizations both within the U.S. and India.

Alumni

  • The College has over 2,000 alumni all over the world and the connection is maintained through social media and interaction.
  • The College alumni can take benefit of the library and fitness center anytime. The Alumni Association organizes reunions, chapel programs, and conducts philanthropic events.
  • The College also has an alumni association scholarship for the students.
  • Some notable alumni of the College are Methodios Tournas, Bishop and spiritual leader; Gerasimos Michaleas, Bishop at San Francisco; Philip Saliba, Archbishop of NewYork: John Savvas Romanides, Author and Professor; Christopher McQueeny, Politician; Father Demetrios Constantelos; and Father Emmanuel Lemelson.

Placement

  • The College offers career services that include reviewing resumes and providing resume writing workshops and tips and cover letter writing techniques, conducting mock interviews and providing interviewing tips, assisting students with internships and job search.
  • The college also helps students in drawing up their career development plans and arranging appointments with professional counselors from Boston-based universities for enhancing their employability skills.
  • The College alumni also help students in searching and getting jobs.
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Hellenic College Holy Cross Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population206
FAFSA Code002154
Accreditation NEASC
Average Cost of Attendance$21,940 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Undergraduate
SATCheck Detailed Score116010701250 67%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing595570620-
Mathematics565500630-
ACTCheck Detailed Score222123 33%
English212022-
Mathematics231630-

Hellenic College Holy Cross Acceptance Rate

100.0%

Acceptance Rate

20

Total Applicants

206

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

71.4%

Male

28.6%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program100.0%
Total Applicants105
Total Enrolled105
Graduate
Graduate Programs100.0%
Total Applicants101
Total Enrolled101

Hellenic College Holy Cross Enrollment

Enrollment
Hellenic College Holy Cross Enrollment206
Undergraduate Enrollment105
Graduate Enrollment101
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate71.6%

Attendance Cost

$21,940

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$21,940 / Year
Post Graduate Program$21,940 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$600 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$16,192 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$2,000 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$18,500 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$2,600 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$4,000 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$4,000 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Program Wise Accreditations
Theology ProgramsCommission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
255255--
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50 Goddard Avenue, Brookline, MA 02445
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