Salter College-West Boylston

Tel: (774)261-1500
555 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Salter College-West Boylston serves 555 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Salter College-West Boylston is one of 3 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.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 20 staff
61 staff
Salter College-West Boylston Total Faculty (2008-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 13 7

Student Body

The student population of 555 has declined by 34% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 53:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 18% over five years.
Total Enrollment 555 students 1,315 students
Salter College-West Boylston Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
22:1
Salter College-West Boylston Student Staff (2008-2013)
# Full-Time Students 555 students
815 students
Salter College-West Boylston Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Salter College-West Boylston Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Salter College-West Boylston Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
31%
20%
Salter College-West Boylston Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
9%
15%
Salter College-West Boylston Black (2006-2013)
% White
56%
49%
Salter College-West Boylston White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Salter College-West Boylston More (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
6%
Salter College-West Boylston Unknown (2006-2013)
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. 0.58 0.70
Salter College-West Boylston Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,100 is more than the state average of $5,590.
The out-state tuition of $16,100 is more than the state average of $10,086.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,100 $5,590
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,100 $10,086
Source: 2005 (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 $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. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 81%. 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 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Massachusetts is The New England Institute of Art. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.