Nichols College

Nichols College



About Us

Nichols College, where tradition meets innovation and excellence meets opportunity. An AACSB accredited institution, founded in 1815, Nichols has been a cornerstone of academic excellence for over two centuries.

Celebrating 50 years of graduate education, our commitment to advanced learning is stronger than ever. Whether you're pursuing an MBA, a master's in counterterrorism, or professional development, Nichols offers a comprehensive array of programs tailored to your career goals.
At Nichols, we understand the importance of forging strong partnerships with regional businesses. Through collaborative initiatives and real-world experiential learning opportunities, our students gain invaluable insights and connections that enhance their professional development. These partnerships not only enrich the educational experience but also ensure that our programs remain at the forefront of industry trends and advancements.

Here is a brief list of our 2024 Recognitions and Accomplishments:
• Nichols was awarded “Best Business Education” by the Worcester Business Journal in 2014 and 2016-2024.
• Princeton Review named Nichols a “Best In The Northeast” College in its 2024 Best Colleges: Region by Region report.
• Nichols is ranked 8th nationally among undergraduate business schools for salary potential by
• Nichols is ranked 2nd most affordable online college in Massachusetts by

Join us at Nichols, where tradition meets innovation, and your future begins today.


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Rep/Contact Info

Jessica Dias
Director of Graduate Enrollment and Student Success
Beth Gionfriddo
Associate Director of the Career and Professional Development Center
Liz Horgan
Director of Career and Professional Development Center
Mandy Laporte
Career Specialist, Employer Relations and Coaching
Yajaila Taft
Staff Accountant