Massachusetts Community Colleges

There are 36 community colleges located throughout Massachusetts (17 public colleges and 19 private colleges), serving 119,468 students.
For Massachusetts community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,178 per year for in-state students and $9,266 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,882 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 75% (view national acceptance rates).
Massachusetts community colleges have a diversity score of 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 39% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 26:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(MA) School Average
Asian
5%
Hispanic
12%
Black
11%
White
61%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
2%
Unknown
8%
MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Massachusetts Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • Bard College at Simon's Rock
    Private, non-profit
    84 Alford Road
    Great Barrington MA  01230
    (413)644-4400

    329 students
  • Bay Path University
    Private, non-profit
    588 Longmeadow Street
    Longmeadow MA  1106
    (413)565-1000

    2,587 students
  • Bay State College
    Pivate, for profit
    122 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston MA  2116
    (617)217-9000

    1,108 students
  • Becker College
    Private, non-profit
    61 Sever St
    Worcester MA  01609
    (877)523-2537

    2,021 students
  • 1350 West Street
    Pittsfield MA  01201
    (413)499-4660

    2,230 students
  • 777 Elsbree St
    Fall River MA  02720
    (508)678-2811

    9,189 students
  • 250 New Rutherford Ave
    Boston MA  02129
    (617)228-2000

    14,253 students
  • 2240 Iyannough Rd
    West Barnstable MA  02668
    (508)362-2131

    3,818 students
  • Dean College
    Private, non-profit
    99 Main Street
    Franklin MA  02038
    5085411508

    1,299 students
  • FINE Mortuary College
    Pivate, for profit
    150 Kerry Place
    Norwood MA  2062
    (781)762-1211

    95 students
  • Fisher College
    Private, non-profit
    118 Beacon Street
    Boston MA  02116
    (617) 236-8800

    828 students
  • One College Dr
    Greenfield MA  01301
    (413)775-1000

    2,127 students
  • 303 Homestead Ave
    Holyoke MA  1040
    (413)552-2000

    6,604 students
  • 333 Providence Highway, Rte 1
    Norwood MA  02062
    (781)278-7200

    455 students
  • 200 Ballardvale Street, Building 1, Suite 200
    Wilmington MA  1887
    (978)658-2636

    347 students
  • Laboure College
    Private, non-profit
    303 Adams Street
    Milton MA  2186
    (617)296-8300

    757 students
  • Lasell College
    Private, non-profit
    1844 Commonwealth Avenue
    Newton MA  2466
    (617)243-2000

    2,070 students
  • 170 Governors Ave
    Medford MA  2155
    (781)306-6600

    283 students
  • 215 First St
    Cambridge MA  2142
    (617)218-8000

    474 students
  • Marian Court College
    Private, non-profit
    35 Little's Point Rd
    Swampscott MA  1907
    (781)309-5200

    277 students
  • 50 Oakland St
    Wellesley Hills MA  02481
    (781)239-3000

    5,369 students
  • One Massasoit Boulevard
    Brockton MA  02302
    (508)588-9100

    7,905 students
  • Springs Rd
    Bedford MA  01730
    (978)656-3200

    9,205 students
  • Mount Ida College
    Private, non-profit
    777 Dedham Street
    Newton MA  2459
    (617)928-4500

    1,320 students
  • 444 Green St
    Gardner MA  01440
    (978)632-6600

    4,336 students
  • 10 High St Ste 204
    Boston MA  2110
    (617)951-2350

    841 students
  • 10 Brookline Place West
    Brookline MA  02445
    (617)739-1700

    555 students
  • Newbury College
    Private, non-profit
    129 Fisher Ave
    Brookline MA  2445
    (617)730-7000

    874 students
  • 1 Ferncroft Rd
    Danvers MA  01923
    (978)762-4000

    7,412 students
  • 100 Elliott Street
    Haverhill MA  01830
    (978)556-3000

    6,963 students
  • 1250 Hancock Street
    Quincy MA  2169
    (800)698-1700

    4,705 students
  • 670 West Boylston Street
    Worcester MA  01606
    (508)853-2300

    8,452 students
  • 1234 Columbus Ave
    Roxbury Crossing MA  02120
    (617)427-0060

    2,393 students
  • 184 West Boylston Suite # 1
    West Boylston MA  1583
    (774)261-1500

    555 students
  • 1 Armory Sq
    Springfield MA  01105
    (413)781-7822

    6,622 students
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