College Deliberately: Merrimack College

Merrimack College is a medium-sized, private not-for-profit, four-year College that emphasizes career, culture and character located in a suburb of North Andover, MA. It is known for Business Administration and Management, Higher Education/Higher Education Administration and Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences.

Merrimack College

place 315 Turnpike St, North Andover, MA 01845
phone Phone: (978) 837-5000
web Web: https://www.merrimack.edu/
  • Merrimack College is also known as:
    Merrimack College, Merrimack


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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
Merrimack College New England Commission of Higher Education Accredited 1953-12-01 2022-06-30
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Student Centeredness

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The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
15% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
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Merrimack College is in NCAA Division II with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 101
Track and Field Indoor Women’s 58
Track and Field Outdoor Women’s 58

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Tuition for Merrimack College is in the 93.4 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as very expensive.
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