Springfield College is known for the guiding principles of its Humanics philosophy and its mission of educating students in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to others. With more than 40 areas of study, ranging from health sciences, human services, sport management, movement studies, education, business, and the arts and sciences, Springfield College provides a well-balanced educational experience that promotes experiential learning.
Located in scenic western Massachusetts, the College is ranked in the top tier of the Best Regional Universities — North Region in the 2014 edition of U.S.News & World Report. More than 5,100 traditional, nontraditional, and international students study at its main campus in Springfield, Mass., and at its School of Human Services regional campuses across the country.
Springfield College graduates primarily pursue employment or graduate school after leaving the institution. A small percent of graduates reported that they are still seeking employment. The Springfield College Career Center can continue to assist these individuals, as lifetime services are available to the College’s alumni.
2013 Bachelor’s Degree RecipientsEmployed: 49 percent
Enrolled in graduate school: 46 percent
Total placement*: 95 percent
2013 Master’s and Doctorate RecipientsEmployed: 82 percent
Enrolled in graduate school: 5 percent
Total placement*: 91 percent
(includes 4% "other" category)
*Note: The 2013 post-graduation survey was administered in the winter of 2012-13 to students who graduated in May or August 2013. The survey was sent to 440 undergraduate students, with a 78 percent response rate, and to 354 graduate students, with a 48 percent response rate. The data presented includes only those students who reported their status.