The College offers 42 different majors. Some of the most popular academic programs include English, history, political science, psychology and the natural sciences -biology, biotechnology and molecular biology, neuroscience, chemistry and environmental science. Other popular academic programs include education, human services and rehabilitation studies, and business accounting, international business, management, marketing and organizational communication. Minors are offered in 45 areas.
Assumption College has 60+ clubs and organizations that seek to complement the educational process and offer opportunities for students to develop their interests and talents. Students can participate in academic/professional clubs, arts and entertainment groups, student publications, politics and student government, service projects, special interest groups, or spiritual activities. Assumption offers 23 intercollegiate teams, as well as 8 club and 21 intramural sports. The College is a charter member of the Northeast-10 Conference and competes as an NCAA Division II institution.
Worcester, the second-largest city in New England, is a college town that is home to more than 30,000 students. Assumption has established an array of internship opportunities in virtually every field, and a great network for career placements. Students enjoy a variety of local restaurants, cultural venues and programs, retail and entertainment options, and professional sports teams. In addition, Boston and Providence are only an hour's drive away, and there is regular commuter rail service to Boston.