Essex County Community Colleges

There are 2 community colleges in Essex County, Massachusetts, serving 15,102 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 higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 29:1.

Essex County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 7,750 students1 Ferncroft Rd
    DanversMA 01923
    (9.7)876-2400
    7,750
  • 7,352 students100 Elliott Street
    HaverhillMA 01830
    (978)556-3000
    7,352
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