Emerson College
#684 Overall Influence#1246 Desirability Rank

Emerson College

Private coeducational university located in Boston, Massachusetts

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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.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

13,326

Acceptance

41%

Graduation Rate

81%

Median SAT Score

1305

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$48,280

Fees (in-state)

$872

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

#274 World Rank
Literature
#164 World Rank
Communications
#589 World Rank
Business
#884 World Rank
Education
#1258 World Rank
Medical

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 Literature, Communications, and Business. Emerson College’s most academically influential people include Rob Roberge, Max Mutchnick, and Michael Nouri.

Rob Roberge

American writer and musician

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Max Mutchnick

American television producer

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Michael Nouri
Michael Nouri

American actor

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Julia Kaganskiy
Julia Kaganskiy

Founding director of the New Museum's incubator for art and founder of ArtsTech

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Lori Alan

American actress

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Jason Barr

American economist

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Jennifer Coolidge
Jennifer Coolidge

American actress and comedian

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Adele Lim
Adele Lim

Malaysian screenwriter and producer

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Larry Fineberg

Canadian playwright

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Gaynelle Griffin Jones

American judge

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Michael Angelakos
Michael Angelakos

American musician

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Jay Baron Nicorvo

American novelist, poet, and essayist

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