Springfield College

#2471 / #700
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School
Private college in Springfield, Massachusetts

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About Springfield College

According to Wikipedia, Springfield College is a private college in Springfield, Massachusetts. The institution confers undergraduate and graduate degrees. Known as the birthplace of basketball, the sport was invented there in 1891 by a Canadian-American instructor, James Naismith. The college's philosophy of "humanics... calls for the education of the whole person—in spirit, mind, and body—for leadership in service to others." It is symbolized by an inverted triangle surrounding a lamp of learning.

Springfield College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
3,441 63% 73% 1120 23

How Much Does Springfield College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $19,586
30K - 48K $22,254
48K - 75K $25,365
75K - 110K $29,978
110K+ $33,873

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Springfield College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Springfield College, then you can expect to earn an average of $48,500 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Springfield College's Demographics

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

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
3,052 2,219 833

Where is Springfield College?

Springfield College is located at 263 Alden St, Springfield MA 01109-3797

How Safe is Springfield College?

Springfield College has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Springfield has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Springfield College Known For?

Springfield College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Springfield College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Springfield College's Most Influential Alumni?

Springfield College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Psychology, and Education. Here are some of Springfield College's most famous alumni:

Boris Pash
Boris Pash
A United States Army officer.
William G. Morgan
William G. Morgan
An Inventor of volleyball.
Harold Amos
An American microbiologist.
James Naismith
James Naismith
A Canadian-American coach. James Naismith is inventor of basketball .
Tom Waddell
A Founder of Gay Games.
Hiroaki Aoki
A Japanese amateur wrestler and restaurateur.
Craig Shirley
Craig Shirley
An American political consultant.
Jeff Blatnick
An Olympic wrestler .
Rick Blangiardi
An American business executive and politician.
Nancy E. Gary
An American academic administrator.
Erin Pac
Erin Pac
An American bobsledder.
Fernando Picó
Fernando Picó
A Puerto Rican Jesuit, historian and academic .

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