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 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 39%.
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 (MA) 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 Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 20 staff
90 staff
Number of Programs Offered 10 n/a

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 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 555 students 2,021 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students 411 students
758 students
# Part-Time Students 144 students
1,479 students
% Asian
2%
5%
% Hispanic
26%
12%
% Black
8%
11%
% White
61%
61%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Unknown races
1%
10%
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. 0.55 0.59

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
89%
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 $4,178 per year for in-state students and $9,266 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,882 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 0.59, 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.