Salter College-West Boylston

184 West Boylston Suite # 1
West Boylston, MA 01583
Tel: (774)261-1500
555 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
Salter College-West Boylston serves 555 students (74% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the state community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 38%.
Salter College-West Boylston is one of 4 community colleges within Worcester County, MA.
The nearest community college is Quinsigamond Community College (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
College Salter College-West Boylston Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 20 staff
62 staff
Salter College-West Boylston Total Faculty (2008-2014)
Number of Programs Offered 10 8

Student Body

The student population of 555 has declined by 53% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 86:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 555 students 1,371 students
Salter College-West Boylston Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
22:1
Salter College-West Boylston Student Staff (2008-2014)
# Full-Time Students 411 students
779 students
Salter College-West Boylston Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 144 students
1,083 students
Salter College-West Boylston Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Salter College-West Boylston Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Salter College-West Boylston Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
26%
20%
Salter College-West Boylston Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
8%
15%
Salter College-West Boylston Black (2006-2014)
% White
62%
49%
Salter College-West Boylston White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Salter College-West Boylston More (2007-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Salter College-West Boylston Unknown (2006-2014)
Salter College-West Boylston 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. 0.54 0.70
Salter College-West Boylston Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
90%
Salter College-West Boylston % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Finanial aid is only available to those who qualify.

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Did You Know?
For Massachusetts public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,274 per year for in-state students and $9,235 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $22,255 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Massachusetts 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 0.58, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Massachusetts is New England College of Business and Finance. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.