#700 Overall Influence #1246 Desirability Rank

Emerson College

Private coeducational university located in Boston, Massachusetts

From Wikipedia

Emerson College is a private college with its main campus in Boston, Massachusetts. It also maintains campuses in Los Angeles, California and Well, Limburg, Netherlands . Founded in 1880 by Charles Wesley Emerson as a "school of oratory," the college offers more than three dozen degree and professional training programs specializing in the fields of arts and communication with a foundation in liberal arts studies. The college is one of the founding members of the ProArts Consortium, an association of six neighboring institutions in Boston dedicated to arts education at the collegiate level.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

13,326

Acceptance

41%

Graduation Rate

79%

Median SAT Score

1305

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$49,536

Fees (in-state)

$908

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$39,241
30K - 48K$39,843
48K - 75K$41,701
75K - 110K$42,458
110K+$50,220

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,200

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

120 Boylston Street, Boston MA 02116-4624

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

11 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100K

Violent Crime

7 per 100K

What is Emerson College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#275 World Rank
Literature
#174 World Rank
Communications
#588 World Rank
Business
#866 World Rank
Education
#1263 World Rank
Medical

Other areas of influence

#595 World Rank
Religious Studies
#638 World Rank
History
#858 World Rank
Philosophy
#941 World Rank
Computer Science
#992 World Rank
Psychology
#1092 World Rank
Law
#1113 World Rank
Political Science
#1208 World Rank
Sociology
#1261 World Rank
Social Work
#1666 World Rank
Nursing
#1777 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1854 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1860 World Rank
Engineering
#1920 World Rank
Economics
#2132 World Rank
Biology
#2313 World Rank
Anthropology
#2553 World Rank
Mathematics
#2609 World Rank
Physics
#4358 World Rank
Chemistry

Influential People

Who are Emerson College's Most influential alumni?

Emerson College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Literature, and Business

Rob Roberge

American writer and musician

Jody Steel

American artist

Lauren Sherman

American journalist

Michele Perkins

American college administrator

Larry Fineberg

Canadian playwright

Greg Dickerson

American basketball player

Gaynelle Griffin Jones

American judge

Michael Angelakos

Michael Angelakos

American musician

Ken Fallin

Ken Fallin

American artist

Giovanna Negretti

American activist

Jay Baron Nicorvo

American novelist, poet, and essayist

Jason Barr

American economist