Merrimack College

Merrimack College Ranking

country rank: 712
world rank: 1852

University Overview

Merrimack College ranking, established in 1947, is a non-profit private higher education university based in the suburban setting of North Andover, Massachusetts (population range of 10,000-49,999). Merrimack College (Merrimack) ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational US higher education university formally associated with the Christian-Catholic faith that is officially approved by the New England Commission on Higher Education. Merrimack College (Merrimack) provides classes and services that contribute to formally recognised higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and doctorate degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 73-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education institution has an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, rendering it a least selective institution. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Merrimack also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programs, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Merrimack College Ranking

University Identity

Name Merrimack College
Acronym Merrimack
Founded 1947
Motto Per Scientiam Ad Sapientiam Through Knowledge to Wisdom
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address 315 Turnpike Street North Andover 01845 Massachusetts United States
Tel +1 (978) 837 5000
Fax +1 (978) 837 5222

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 315 Turnpike Street North Andover 01845 (978) 837 5100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Order of Saint Augustine - www.augustinians.net

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Merrimack College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 90,940 physical volumes, 4,683 physical media, 5,652 digital/electronic medium and 231 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Merrimack College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,613 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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