Nichols College is a coed college located in a small rural community of Dudley in Massachusetts. The highest degree offered at the college is the graduate degree programs with associate and bachelor degrees as well. Nichols College is a private business and liberal arts college found in 1815 by a wealthy Dudley industrialist Amasa Nichols.
The college is a military-friendly college providing study abroad opportunities in Europe, Asia, Australia, and South America as well.
Nichols College ranks among the top 500 best colleges for undergraduate learning in the USA providing an early career salary of around 51,900 USD with 0-5 years of experience. Alumni with 10+ years of experience have also been able to earn around 93,200 USD. A few of the popular paying jobs include Operations Manager, Senior Financial Analyst, Financial Analyst, Account Manager, and Financial Controller.
|Campus Size||200 acres|
|UG Cost of Attendance||49,965 USD|
|PG Tuition Cost||21,750 USD – 26,100 USD|
|Annual Financial Aid||39 million USD|
|Average Financial Aid||30,061 USD|
Nichols College offers admission into associate, bachelor, graduate and certificate programs to the students.
Application: International students can complete their application online through the college’s website.
Application Deadline: The College accepts applications throughout the year however, international students are advised to complete and submit their applications by 25th June.
|Exam||Minimum Required Score|
Note- The students who get admission at the college have to pay USD 1,000.00 as tuition deposit along with an affidavit of financial support with official certification from your bank.
The international students need to get prepared for the following expenses while studying at the college.
|Program||Annual Tuition Fee|
Other Additional Cost:
|Comprehensive Fee||1,100 USD|
|Graduation Fee||200 USD per degree earned|
|First-Year Student Orientation Fee||225 USD|
|Health Insurance||2,569 USD|
|Lab & Course Fees||30 USD- 90 USD|
Nichols College Accommodation Cost
|Standard Room and Board||14,750 USD|
|Copper Beech Apartments and Board||14,745 USD|
All resident students must have a meal plan. A Commuter Meal Plan is also available to them.
Types of meal plans:
Nichols College offers various scholarships, grants, and awards to full-time students who need financial aid and showcase strong a track record of academic performance. International students can also look for external scholarships for international students in the USA.
International students are only eligible for merit-based scholarships awarded by the college. The merit-based scholarships are fully renewable. Students are required to have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. To continue the scholarship, students must also continue full-time completing 12 credit hours or more per semester.
Some of Nichols’ diverse awards include:
|Scholarship name||Reward Amount|
|International Scholar Award||7,000 USD – 14,000 USD|
|International Travel Grant||1000 USD|
|Global Studies Grant||3000 USD|
|President’s Achievement Scholarship||GPA 3.5 – 4.0||18,000 USD|
|Trustee's Achievement Scholarship||GPA 3.25 – 3.49||17,000 USD|
|Dean’s Achievement Scholarship||GPA 3.0 – 3.24||16,000 USD|
|Faculty Achievement Scholarship||GPA 2.5 – 2.99||14,500 USD|
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$33,800 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Nichols College Enrollment||1733|
|Average Graduation Rate||47.5%|
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
|Undergraduate Programs||$33,800 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$25,200 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,400 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,800 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,200 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$6,500 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,700 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,700 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$2,700 / Year|
|New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary