Massachusetts Community Colleges

There are 31 community colleges located throughout Massachusetts (18 public colleges and 13 private colleges), serving 112,702 students.
For Massachusetts community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,827 per year for in-state students and $10,496 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $21,065 per year (view national tuition costs).
The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 81% (view national acceptance rates).
Massachusetts community colleges have a diversity score of 0.64, which is lower than the national average of 0.70 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 45% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 28:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(MA) School Average
Asian
5%
Hispanic
16%
Black
14%
White
55%
Two or more races
2%
Unknown
8%

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