College of the Holy Cross

#616 / #190
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, about 40 miles west of Boston. Founded in 1843, Holy Cross is the oldest Catholic college in New England and one of the oldest in the United States.

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

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
6,49843%93%136030

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

Tuition (in-state)
$56,540
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,544
30K - 48K$17,357
48K - 75K$20,142
75K - 110K$31,109
110K+$51,523

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 BodyUnder-Grads
3,1533,153

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:

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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 Psychology. Here are some of College of the Holy Cross's most famous alumni:

Timothy Leary
Timothy Leary
An American psychologist .
Clarence Thomas
Clarence Thomas
A US Supreme Court justice since 1991 .
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 .
Bill Simmons
An American sports columnist, author, and podcaster.
Richard J. Leon
Richard J. Leon
An American judge.
Vito Acconci
Vito Acconci
An American designer, landscape architect, performance and installation artist .
Chris Matthews
Chris Matthews
An American political commentator, former talk show host, and author.
James Collins
James Collins
A Professor, biomedical engineering.
Joseph P. Kerwin
Joseph P. Kerwin
An American astronaut.
Joe McGinniss
Joe McGinniss
An American journalist .

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