Curry College

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$35,740

2.91% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$30,581

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

7.55%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

88.6%

6,143 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

2,926

74% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

47.5%

273 Graduates

About

Curry College is a higher education institution located in Norfolk County, MA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Curry College were Registered Nursing (273 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (91 degrees), and Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (91 degrees).

In 2016, 816 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Curry College. 65.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 34.7% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (531 degrees), 3.99 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (133 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Curry College is $35,740, which is $15,580 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Curry College is $35,740, which is $15,580 more than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $30,581.

In 2016, 73% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 63% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$35,740

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2016, the cost of tuition at Curry College was $35,740. The cost of tuition at Curry College is $15,580 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,160).

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Average Net Price

$30,581

2016 Value

1.68%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Curry College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $30,581. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Curry College grew by 1.68%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,391

Room and Board

$1,150

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Curry College was of $11,391 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,150. The cost of room and board increased by 4% between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies increased by 15% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

73%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

63%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

73% of undergraduate students at Curry College received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2015, when 73% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

7.55%

2015 Default Rate

67

Number of Defaults

In 2015 the default rate for borrower's at Curry College was 7.55%, which represents 67 out of the 887 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

Curry College received 6,143 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 10.6% annual growth. Out of those 6,143 applicants, 5,442 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 88.6% acceptance rate.

There were 2,926 students enrolled at Curry College in 2016, and 93% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Curry College has an overall enrollment yield of 12.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

88.6%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

5,442

Accepted Out of 6,143

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Curry College was 88.6% (5,442 admissions from 6,143 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 87.7%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 10.6%, while admissions grew by 11.7%.

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SAT Scores

93%

Submission Percentage

507

Scores Submitted

93% of enrolled first-time students at Curry College in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Curry College has a total enrollment of 2,926 students. The full-time enrollment at Curry College is 2,164 students and the part-time enrollment is 762. This means that 74% of students enrolled at Curry College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Curry College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 66.4% White, 11% Black or African American, 5.95% Hispanic or Latino, 2.26% Asian, 2.08% Two or More Races, 0.273% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.171% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Curry College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (39.1%), followed by White Male (31.2%) and Black or African American Male (4.83%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (45.3%), followed by Black or African American Female (15.1%) and White Male (13.2%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

74%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Curry College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,926 students. The full-time enrollment at Curry College is 2,164 and the part-time enrollment is 762. This means that 74% of students enrolled at Curry College are enrolled full-time compared with 68.7% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

71%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Curry College was 71%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Curry College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,942

  2. Black or African American

    321

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    174

The enrolled student population at Curry College is 66.4% White, 11% Black or African American, 5.95% Hispanic or Latino, 2.26% Asian, 2.08% Two or More Races, 0.273% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.171% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.7% White, 14.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.3% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 294 students (10%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2016, 250 more women than men received degrees from Curry College. The majority of degree recipients at Curry College are white (531 degrees awarded). There were 3.99 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (133 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Curry College is Registered Nursing (273 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (91 degrees) and Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (91 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Curry College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Protective Services (139 degrees awarded), Communications (79 degrees), and Psychology (60 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Curry College are Registered nurses (1,306,446 people), Miscellaneous managers (317,654 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (256,101 people), Counselors (218,630 people), and Social workers (210,452 people).

The most specialized majors at Curry College are Protective Services (139 degrees awarded), Communications (79 degrees), Psychology (60 degrees), Health (313 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Curry College are Physicians & surgeons, Financial analysts, Pharmacists, Chief executives & legislators, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at Curry College are Protective Services (139 degrees awarded), Communications (79 degrees), Psychology (60 degrees), Health (313 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Curry College are Hospitals (1,639,946 people), Elementary & secondary schools (673,159 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (422,158 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (396,449 people), and Outpatient care centers (332,268 people).

The most specialized majors at Curry College are Protective Services (139 degrees awarded), Communications (79 degrees), Psychology (60 degrees), Health (313 degrees), and Philosophy and Religious Studies (4 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Curry College.

Most Common

  1. 273 degrees awarded

  2. 91 degrees awarded

  3. 91 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Curry College was Registered Nursing with 273 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 283

  2. 533

In 2016, 283 degrees were awarded to men at Curry College, which is 0.531 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (533).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 64 degrees were awarded to men at Curry College in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.25 times more than the 51 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 251 degrees were awarded to women at Curry College in Registered Nursing, which is 11.4 times more than the 22 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

36%

100% Completion Time

45%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 36% of students graduating from Curry College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 45% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 46% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Curry College is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 11% of graduates (30 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    531 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    133 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    79 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Curry College is white (531 degrees awarded). There were 3.99 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (133 degrees).

16.3% of degree recipients (133 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    344 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    187 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    59 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Curry College is white female (344 degrees awarded). There were 1.84 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (187 degrees).

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Operations

Curry College has an endowment valued at nearly $96.6M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $6.47M (6.69%), compared to the 2.07% average return ($597k on $28.9M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2015, Curry College had a total expenditure of $76.4M. Of that $76.4M, they spent $35.9M on salaries and $76.4M on benefits.

Curry College employs 50 Professors, 31 Assistant professors, and 20 Associate professors. Most academics at Curry College are Female Professors (32), Female Assistant professors(22), and Male Professors (18).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Curry College are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 69 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 50 employees, and Service with 29 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$96.6M

2015 Endowment

6.88%

growth from 2014

Curry College has an endowment valued at about $96.6M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The endowment of Curry College grew 6.88% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $67.8M higher than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $284k - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Curry College received $284k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

Expenditure values can vary depending on whether the institution is public or private, and are not available for private-for-profit schools.

$35.9M

Salary Expenditure

$76.4M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Curry College had a total expenditure of $76.4M. Of that $76.4M, they spent $35.9M on salaries and $76.4M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Curry College as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$35.9M

2015 Salaries

2.15%

growth from 2014

In 2015, Curry College paid a median of $35.9M in salaries, which represents 46.9% of their overall expenditure ($76.4M) and a 2.15% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.1% growth from 2013 and a 5.61% growth from 2012.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.3M (42.2% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$9.12M

Instructional Salaries

106

Number of Employees

In 2015, Curry College paid a total of $9.12M to 106 employees working as instructors, which represents 25.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $9.7M (31%) for similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

50 Employees

Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

69 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Curry College were Professor with 50 employees; Assistant professor with 31 employees; and Assistant professor with 20 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Curry College were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 69 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 50 employees; and Service with 29 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Professor

  2. Female Assistant professor

  3. Male Professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Curry College was Female Professor with 32 employees, Female Assistant professor with 22 employees, and Male Professor with 18 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Curry College.

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