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Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Boston, MA
University Website: www.mcphs.edu
Apply Online: www.mcphs.edu/admission-and-aid
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MCPHSU (MCPHS University) is an accredited, private institution located in the Longwood Medical and Academic Area of Boston, Massachusetts. As an institution with a prominent history of specializing in medical careers, the college provides traditional and accelerated programs of study that combine in-depth knowledge with hands-on clinical practice focused on professional education in Pharmacy and the Health Sciences. Its location within the Longwood Medical Area provides students with academic and clinical opportunities at various prestigious medical and research institutions. Since 2000, MCPHS has expanded to include two additional campuses, located in Worcester, Massachusetts and Manchester, New Hampshire.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $25,650.00 avg tuition

179 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115-5896
(617) 732-2800

Apply online Admissions:
Financial Aid:

Areas of Study:

  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
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Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Applied 4,692
Admitted 3,733 80%
Enrolled total 818
Full Time: 818
Part Time 0
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 470 570
SAT Math 520 630
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 490 590
ACT Composite 22 26
ACT English 21 25
ACT Math 22 27
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 82%
4-year graduation rate 39%
6-year graduation rate 69%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $25,650.00 $25,650.00 $25,650.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $805.00 $805.00 $805.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $945.00 $945.00 $945.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $30,200.00 $30,200.00 $30,200.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $805.00 $805.00 $805.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $945.00 $945.00 $945.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $12,850.00 $12,850.00 $3,332.00
Other Expenses $2,222.00 $2,622.00 $3,332.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $70.00
Graduate Application Fee $70.00
Books and Supplies $890.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 88%
Percent receiving grant aid 78%
Avg amount of grant aid $11,965.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 87%
Avg amount of student loan aid $14,233.00

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General X
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other X
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry X X
Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacognosy X
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist X
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management X
Pharmaceutical Sciences X X
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs X
Physician Assistant X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Pre-Optometry Studies X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
Chemistry, General X
Health/Medical Psychology X

Scholarships for Students in Massachusetts

Name Amount Deadline
Karen Jacobs Scholarship Up to $500 October 26, 2017
Massachusetts Public Service Grant 100% of tuition May 01, 2017

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