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Endicott College

1 rating: 5.0
A small private college in Beverly, Massachusetts

Endicott College was founded in 1939 by Dr. Eleanor Tupper and her husband, Dr. George O. Bierkoe, who shared the vision of creating a college to educate women for greater independence and an enhanced position in the workplace. Of course, this was a … see full wiki

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A world class education at a fair cost in a beautiful intimate setting

  • Mar 5, 2009
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It is hard to think of anything I did not like about my education experience at Endicott College. I enjoyed every moment of it, from the all-nighters doing design studio work at the cafe to the Art at the Beach events, Intercultural Club dinners, and meaningful conversations with teachers. I was a commuter, so I can't say much about the residence life, but here is my take on this private college:

PROS:
  • 23 undergraduate majors as well as 4 graduate
  • Location, location, location: a secluded setting in a small town on the ocean yet a short train ride (25 mins) from the hussle and bussle of Boston
  • A picturesque setting on the ocean with many new and updated facilities and buildings as well as beautiful historic mansions 
  • The teachers are amazing, intelligent, and considerate people
  • Average class size is 17.7
  • One of the few colleges in MA with a CIDA accredited Interior Design program
  • Three required internships for all majors, great hands-on experience (two 120 hours, and one semester internship
  • A variety of student activities and clubs, my favorite was the Intercultural Club - I met so many interesting diverse people there
  • Tuition a lot more affordable than other Boston area colleges and universities
  • Great study abroad programs
  • Under 2,000 full-time students
  • 91% of graduates employeed within 12 months, 90% in jobs related to their major
  • A friendly, approacheable president!
CONS:
  • Ocassionaly brutal winter weather
  • Not within walking distance of anything (shuttles take you to stores)
If you are considering Endicott for an education for yourself or your children, message me with any questions!

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