Sanford-Brown College-Boston

126 Newbury Street
Boston, MA
Tel: (617)578-7100
238 students
Private for-profit
At Gibbs College - Boston you can turn your talent into an exciting career. You will find small classes with focused attention, instruction from professionals in the field, financial aid programs and career support and schedules that fit your work and life.
School Highlights:
Sanford-Brown College-Boston serves 238 students (66% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Sanford-Brown College-Boston is one of 8 community colleges within Suffolk County, MA.
The nearest community college is Bay State College (0.1 miles away).

School Overview

Sanford-Brown College-Boston 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

Student Body

The student population of 238 teachers has declined by 59% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 82:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
238 students
1,303 students
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
156 students
836 students
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 82 students
1,046 students
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Part-Time Students (2007-2012)
Sanford-Brown College-Boston sch enrollment Sanford-Brown College-Boston sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
7%
2%
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Asian (2007-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
23%
7%
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
43%
12%
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Black (2006-2012)
% White
21%
67%
Sanford-Brown College-Boston White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
5%
2%
Sanford-Brown College-Boston More (2009-2012)
Sanford-Brown College-Boston sch ethnicity Sanford-Brown College-Boston sta ethnicity
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. 0.71 0.45
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,220 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 62% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,220 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 62% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,220 $5,940
Sanford-Brown College-Boston In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,220 $10,072
Sanford-Brown College-Boston Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Gibbs College-Boston offers business administration training leading to an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Administration, as well as other disciplines. Our curriculum and staff educates and trains students to enter the workforce with skills and understanding in financial services, such as investment fundamentals and portfolio management. Besides business administration studies, Gibbs College also offers classes leading to an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Visual Communications and Office Administration. The Gibbs College offers career-focuse specialized degree programs in fields of business administration, computers, and graphic design. Gibbs College - Boston can support you in doing what you've always dreamed of in business, finance, technology, graphic arts, and media. Gibbs College is part of the Career Education Corporation network.

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Did You Know?
For Boston private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,956 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 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Boston is Sanford-Brown College-Boston. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.