The Value of Nichols

Our degrees and programs are tailored to prepare you to lead in your chosen field. They are dynamic because we constantly update our courses to stay current. They are career-focused because we know college is not a destination but a starting point.

The numbers show that Nichols is a good place to start:

  • 93% of our alumni are employed or in grad school within six months of graduating from Nichols.
  • 4 in 10 Nichols graduates become a CEO, corporate president, or business owner. has ranked Nichols among the top ten business schools in the country, when it comes to the return that students get on their investment in a Nichols degree.

Come see for yourself. Check out our programs and degrees. Meet some of our impressive faculty. Sit in on a class. See how Nichols trains tomorrow’s leaders.


Nichols College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., a non-governmental, nationally recognized organization. Accreditation indicates that Nichols meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of institutional quality and has available the necessary resources to achieve its stated purposes through appropriate educational programs.
In addition, Nichols College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), located in Olathe, Kansas. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration:
    • Accounting
    • Business Communication
    • Criminal Justice Management
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • General Business,
    • General Business Education
    • Human Resource Management
    • Hospitality Management
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Sport Management
  • Associate in Business Administration

Nichols by the Numbers

These figures have been updated as of 1 March 2014