Academics at Lasell

Student/Faculty Ratio & Class Size

Lasell College faculty are committed to creatively integrating challenging coursework with practical experience in an environment that fosters lifelong intellectual exploration, active citizenship and social responsibility.

Class Size
  • Undergraduate Student/Faculty ratio: 13:1
  • Over 90% of undergraduate classes have 25 or fewer students
  • 100% of students undertake an internship
  • Average class size of 17 students
  • 85% of 2014 graduates participated in credit bearing Service Learning experience
  • 87 full-time faculty; 18% minority

Our approach to technology is based on the College's philosophy of connected learning, infusing the physical and online classroom environment with the most current systems, web sites, and social media.

  • Technology Enhanced Classrooms: 99%
  • Resident Halls equipped with WiFi: 100%
  • Computer Labs: 9
  • Computers Available to Students: 241
  • Wireless Printing from Personal Laptops: Yes
  • Personal Storage in the Cloud: 1TB
  • Register & View Grades Online: Yes
  • Submit Assignments Online: Yes
  • Online Learning Management System: Moodle

Study Abroad
Lasell College provides multiple opportunities for global learning. Using the home tuition model enables greater numbers of students a chance to experience a college sponsored international experience.

  • 41 countries
  • 95 programs
  • 5 International Service Learning Trips
  • Over 25% of May 2012 graduates had a College sponsored international learning experience

Academic Policies

Programs of Study
Lasell College offers more than 40 undergraduate and graduate academic programs and a deep commitment to Connected Learning. We'll engage you—and challenge you to apply what you learn—through a host of creative initiatives on campus, in our community, and among the cultural, health care, and business opportunities of nearby Boston.

Faculty Profile

Ellen M. LaBelle, M.Ed.Assistant Professor of Hospitality and Event ManagementEllen LaBelle's extensive business experience includes owning and operating ventures in early childhood education, travel, and artwork.  

News Highlight

State Board of Higher Education Approves New Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice  Wednesday, December 17, 2014The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education has approved a new Master’s degree in Criminal Justice at Lasell that will offer students multiple concentrations in Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Violence Prevention and Advocacy as well as a flexible Criminal Justice option. The online program launches in Fall 2015.

Featured Event

Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium