College of the Holy Cross

#634 / #185
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#134
Most Desirable School
Liberal arts college in Massachusetts, United States

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About College of the Holy Cross

According to Wikipedia, The College of the Holy Cross is a private Jesuit liberal arts college in Worcester, Massachusetts. Founded in 1843, Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic college in New England and one of the oldest in the United States.

College of the Holy Cross Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
7,087 38% 93% 1345 30

How Much Does College of the Holy Cross Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$56,540
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $15,036
30K - 48K $19,031
48K - 75K $22,581
75K - 110K $27,807
110K+ $48,257

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do College of the Holy Cross Graduates Make?

If you graduate from College of the Holy Cross, then you can expect to earn an average of $88,600 per year. You also have a 93% chance of being employed after 10 years.

College of the Holy Cross's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
3,131 3,131

Where is College of the Holy Cross?

College of the Holy Cross is located at One College Street, Worcester MA 01610-2395

How Safe is College of the Holy Cross?

College of the Holy Cross has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Worcester has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is College of the Holy Cross Known For?

College of the Holy Cross is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

College of the Holy Cross's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are College of the Holy Cross's Most Influential Alumni?

College of the Holy Cross's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Communications, and Religious Studies. Here are some of College of the Holy Cross's most famous alumni:

Timothy Leary
Timothy Leary
An American psychologist .
Clarence Thomas
Clarence Thomas
An Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Anthony Fauci
Anthony Fauci
An American immunologist and head of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Joseph Murray
Joseph Murray
A US surgeon .
Michael Harrington
Michael Harrington
An American political writer .
Chris Matthews
Chris Matthews
An American news anchor.
Bill Simmons
An American sports columnist, author, and podcaster.
Vito Acconci
Vito Acconci
An American designer, landscape architect, performance and installation artist .
James Collins
James Collins
A Professor, biomedical engineering.
Joe McGinniss
Joe McGinniss
An American journalist .
Billy Collins
Billy Collins
An American poet.
Edward Bennett Williams
Edward Bennett Williams
An American lawyer and sports team owner .

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