Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

375 Church St, North Adams, MA 01247-4100
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (also known as MCLA) is a public higher education institution that resides in North Adams, Massachusetts.

Programs offered at MCLA include bachelor's and master's degrees in over 17 subject areas and 18 concentrations. The school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

This institution offers dual credit, distance learning and study abroad programs. Credit toward a degree is accepted for Advanced Placement and life experience.


General Information

Main Phone: (413) 662 -5000 Website: www.mcla.edu
Status: Non-accredited Faculty: 136
School Type: Public- 4-year or above Affiliation: None
Size: Small (1,000 - 5,000 students) Undergraduates: 1,685
Setting: N/A Graduate Students: 221
On-Campus Housing: N/A Acceptance Rate: 67%
Out-of-State Tuition: N/A Varsity Athletics: Yes
In-State Tuition: N/A Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1

Admissions

Application Fee: $ 35


Admission Requirements

Required Recommended
High School Diploma or Equivalent
High School GPA
High School Transcript
Recommendations
TOEFL
Standardized Test Scores

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 560
SAT Math 450 550
ACT Composite 19 23
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0

Acceptance Rate

Total
Applied 1,687
Accepted 1,136
Acceptance Rate 67%
Enrolled 308

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status 87% Full-time 13% Part-time
Graduate Attendance Status 16% Full-time 84% Part-time
Student Gender 41% Men 59% Women

Student Race Ethnicity

75% White 0% American Indian/Alaska Native
7% Black or African American 1% Multiracial
5% Hispanic/Latino 1% Asian/Oriental
0% Polynesian/Pacific Island 11% Other



Financial Aid

Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grant 81% $ 6,333
Local Grant 43% $3,875
Institutional Grant 42% $ 2,471
Student Loans 90% $ 5,164

Majors & Degrees


Natural Resources and Conservation

Natural Resources Conservation and Research

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Environmental Studies - - 6 - -

Computer Information Sciences

Computer and Information Sciences

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Computer and Information Sciences - - 4 - -

Education

Education

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Education and Teaching - - 11 37 -

English Language and Literature Letters

English Language and Literature

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
English Language and Literature - - 71 - -

Mathematics and Statistics

Mathematics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Mathematics - - 3 - -

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Biology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Biology Biological Sciences - - 21 - -

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Philosophy

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Philosophy - - 1 - -

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Multi Interdisciplinary Studies

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Multi- Interdisciplinary Studies - - 36 - -

Physical Sciences

Physics

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Physics - - 1 - -

Psychology

Psychology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Psychology - - 29 - -

Social Sciences

Political Science and Government

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Political Science and Government - - 3 - -

Sociology

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Sociology - - 48 - -

Health Professions and Related Programs

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Athletic Training Trainer - - 4 - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management 0 - 71 - -

History

History

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
History - - 16 - -

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Business Administration, Management and Operations

Number of Awards given in 2011-2012 Cert AS/AA BS/BA MS/MA PhD
Business Administration and Management 0 - 71 - -

Sports & Athletics

Yes No
Football
Basketball
Baseball
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