Stonehill College

Stonehill College

Stonehill College is a private college located in North Easton, Massachusetts, United States. It was founded in the year 1948 by the Congregation of the Holy Cross. The college campus consists of more than 25 buildings that spread across an area of 375 acres. Stonehill College offers more than 30 major and 35 minor courses in a wide variety of subjects. The institution also provides students the opportunity to select from 120 courses in 35 countries worldwide.

Stonehill College maintains an active athletics department. The campus is home to 20 varsity sports, more than 8 club sports, and 20 intramural sports. The college teams are nicknamed the Skyhawks, and they compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II. The teams participate in sports such as basketball, floor hockey, soccer, and racquetball, among others.

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Contacting Stonehill College

Stonehill College
320 Washington Street
Easton , MA 02357-6110
General Phone: (508) 565-1000

Stonehill College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts156American studies, area and Cultural studies, foreign language and literature, English, interdisciplinary studies, economics, international relations, political science, sociology, ...
Business and Management136business management, accounting, finance, international business, marketing
Therapy and Counseling65psychology
Media52communication studies
Science43biology, biochemistry, chemistry
Education and Teaching42elementary school teaching, early childhood education
Security and Law Enforcement29criminology
Medical Administration19health care administration
Fine Arts17fine arts
Religion and Philosophy14philosophy, religion
Computer Science and Engineering4computer science
Family and Social Work3public administration
Conservation and Resource Management1environmental studies

Number of programs and degrees for Stonehill College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree58832
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years22
Master's degree71

Stonehill College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Stonehill College had a total enrollment of 2,450 students (2,318 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 39%
Women 61%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%
Graduate 0%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 91%
Black 3%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 48%
20-21 43%
22-24 5%
25-29 1%
30-34 0%
35-39 0%
40-49 1%
50-64 1%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York12%
New Hampshire6%
Rhode Island4%
New Jersey3%
(International Students)1%

Stonehill College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 87 %

Stonehill College Room and Board (2007)

Stonehill College offers campus housing for 1,891 of its 2,318 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Easton, Massachusetts for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Massachusetts Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Stonehill College Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Stonehill College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 30,150
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 30,150
Room and board $ 11,830
Room charge $ 7,216
Board (meal plan) charge $ 4,614
Books and supplies $ 1,200
Other expenses $ 990

Financial Aid:
Stonehill College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 221700)

Stonehill College Faculty

Stonehill College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1118
Non-tenured and not on tenure track2420

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year28$95,8688$78,613
Associate professoracademic year32$68,30218$67,320
Assistant professoracademic year24$59,97427$58,107
Instructoracademic year1*5$43,140
No academic rankacademic year2*3$34,667
All faculty totalacademic year87$73,56661$61,135

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Stonehill College Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Football Northeast 10 Conference
Basketball Northeast 10 Conference
Baseball Northeast 10 Conference
Track Northeast 10 Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports104353

Stonehill College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Finance, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science

Conservation And Resource Management
Environmental Studies

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Family And Social Work
Public Administration

Fine Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Liberal Arts
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies, Other
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
History, General
International Relations and Affairs
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Political Science and Government, General

Mathematics, General

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management


Religion And Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General

Security And Law Enforcement

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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Stonehill College Highlights

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What Sets Stonehill College Apart:

Dorm rooms per full-time student
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Top 5%Stonehill College Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in mathematics
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Stonehill College % of degrees in mathematics
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 13%Stonehill College Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
% of degrees in liberal arts
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 15%Stonehill College % of degrees in liberal arts
Number of degree programs
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Top 15%Stonehill College Number of degree programs
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 15%Stonehill College % of degrees in therapy and counseling
% of degrees in fine arts
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Stonehill College % of degrees in fine arts
Student SAT scores
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Top 16%Stonehill College Student SAT scores
% of degrees in media
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Top 17%Stonehill College % of degrees in media
% students on athletic fin. aid
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 20%Stonehill College % students on athletic fin. aid
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 20%Stonehill College % of degrees in security and law enforcement
Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 20%Stonehill College Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)

checked Roman Catholic affiliation
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Option to study abroad
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army)
checked Offers athletic scholarships
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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