New England College of Business and Finance

10 High St Ste 204
Boston, MA 02110
Tel: (617)951-2350
776 students
Private for-profit
New England College of Business and Finance (NECB) an industry-focused, accredited, degree-granting college serving the financial services industry for over 100 years offers affordable and accessible online associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs.
School Highlights
New England College of Business and Finance serves 776 students (27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
New England College of Business and Finance is one of 8 community colleges within Suffolk County, MA.
The nearest community college is Urban College of Boston (0.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 1100% over five years.
College New England College of Business and Finance Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 24 staff
61 staff
New England College of Business and Finance Total Faculty (2009-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 776 has grown by 98% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 195:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.83 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 776 students 1,315 students
New England College of Business and Finance Total Enrollment (2009-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
22:1
New England College of Business and Finance Student Staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students 207 students
815 students
New England College of Business and Finance Full-Time Students (2009-2013)
# Part-Time Students 569 students
1,061 students
New England College of Business and Finance Part-Time Students (2009-2013)
New England College of Business and Finance Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 138 students 807 students
# Graduate Students 69 students 23 students
New England College of Business and Finance Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Asian
2%
5%
New England College of Business and Finance Asian (2009-2013)
% Hispanic
10%
20%
New England College of Business and Finance Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
10%
15%
New England College of Business and Finance Black (2009-2013)
% White
38%
49%
New England College of Business and Finance White (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
New England College of Business and Finance More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
38%
6%
New England College of Business and Finance Unknown (2009-2013)
New England College of Business and Finance Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.83 0.70
New England College of Business and Finance Diversity Score (2009-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $9,235 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,235 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $9,235 $5,590
New England College of Business and Finance In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,235 $10,086
New England College of Business and Finance Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 80%
89%
New England College of Business and Finance % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2009-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Founded in Boston in 1909 as a banking institute, the College achieved national prominence when it secured accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges in 1985, making it the only institution of its kind in the United States ever to achieve full collegiate status. In 2005, it was acquired by NECF, LLC, a limited liability company registered in Massachusetts. NECB presents a wide variety of offerings for all levels of financial services personnel. Programs are offered online and include certificates, associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees. NECB is proud of its impressive network of over 150 prominent corporate partners. Programs are taught by industry leaders and experts in the business and finance community. New England College of Business and Finance is a private college accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges since 1985. Since 1979, it has held degree granting authority from the Massachusetts Board of Regents of Higher Education.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Urban College of Boston
    Private not-for-profit
    569 students | 0.40 Mi178 Tremont St 7th Fl
    Boston, MA 02111
    (617)348-6359
    0.40569
  • Fisher College
    Private, non-profit
    828 students | 0.90 Mi118 Beacon Street
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617) 236-8800
    0.90828
  • Bay State College
    Private for-profit
    1,177 students | 1.00 Mi122 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617)217-9000
    1.001,177
  • 62 students | 1.00 Mi126 Newbury Street
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617)578-7100
    1.0062
  • 468 students | 1.30 Mi215 First St
    Cambridge, MA 02142
    (617)218-8000
    1.30468
Did You Know?
For Boston private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,175 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Boston community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.79, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Boston is Fisher College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.