Nichols College at a Glance

Nichols College is a four-year private, 非营利性, coeducational institution offering associate’s, 学士, and master’s degrees as well as certificate programs.

达德利 Massachusetts

William Pieczynski



Student Outcomes
95% of Nichols 2022 graduates were employed or in a graduate program six months after graduation.

First Year Retention Rate

Four Year Graduation Rate
60.5% (2018FA Cohort)

Fall 2023 New Students

Total 2023 Enrollment

First-Year Students Living on Campus

Student to 教师 Ratio
16 to 1

Number of 校友


WNRC 97.5 FM


2023-24 成本 for 本科 Day Student (学费/住房/Meals)
On-campus: $59,325
Off-campus: $51,975

Full-Time Students Receiving

98% (Excluding parent loans and private loans)

College Rankings

Princeton Review named Nichols a “Best In The Northeast” College in its 2024 Best Colleges: Region by Region report.

Nichols is ranked #118 in the competitive Regional Universities North category of the 2023-24 US 新闻 & World Report Best Colleges rankings.

Nichols is ranked #129 nationally in the 2023 US 新闻 & World Report Best 在线 Bachelor’s 项目 rankings.

Nichols is ranked 8th nationally among undergraduate business schools for salary potential by

Nichols is ranked 10th nationally as a Best Value Business College by

Nichols is ranked 2nd most affordable online college in Massachusetts by 在线Colleges.网.

Nichols was awarded “Best Business Education” by the Worcester Business Journal in 2014 and 2016-2024.

The Nichols Sports 管理 program is ranked 20th nationally by

Forbes included Nichols in its list of Best Master’s in Cybersecurity 在线 Degrees of 2024.


Within a supportive community, Nichols College transforms today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic, career-focused business and professional education


Nichols College is a college of choice for business and leadership education as a result of its distinctive career-focused and leadership-based approaches to learning, both in and out of the classroom, and through impactful research and professional education.


本科 项目

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in: Accounting, Business Analytics, Corporate 金融 & Investments, Criminal Justice 管理, Digital & Social Media 市场营销, 经济学, Entrepreneurship, 金融, General Business, Healthcare 管理, Hospitality Events & 旅游, Human Resource 管理, Intelligent Automation, International Business, 管理, 市场营销, 市场营销 Analytics, Nonprofit 管理, Real Estate 管理, Sport 管理, 体育营销 & Content Creation, and Sport Sales & 策略.
  • Bachelor of Arts with majors in: Communication, Criminal Justice, Criminal Psychology, 经济学, 和心理学

本科 +1, +3 项目

  • 4+1 工商管理硕士课程 
  • 4+1 MSC Program 
  • 4+1 MSOL Program 
  • 4+1 MSA课程 
  • 3+1 MSA Program 
  • 3+3 Law Program in partnership with Umass Law 

本科 在线 项目

  • Bachelors of Science in Business Administration (BSBA): Accounting or General Business

研究生 项目

  • Master of Business Administration (工商管理硕士)
  • 行政工商管理硕士
  • Master of Science in Accounting (MSA)
  • Master of Science in Counterterrorism (MSC)
  • Master of Science in Organizational 领导 (MSOL)
  • Dual Degree 项目

Post-Baccalaureate 证书

  • Advanced Critical Thinking & 决策
  • Cybersecurity for the Global Environment
  • 数据分析
  • 领导
  • Project 管理 & Innovative 领导


  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, 公司.
  • Public Disclosure of Student Achievement

The sport management degree program at Nichols College has received specialized accreditation through the Commission on Sport 管理 认证 (COSMA) located in Arlington, VA, 美国. The sport management program in the following degree is accredited by COSMA:

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Sport 管理
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in 体育营销 & Content Creation
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Sport Sales & 策略

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