Most Selective Community Colleges in Massachusetts

The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is approximately 65% per year (2021).
The most selective college in Massachusetts is currently Laboure College, with an acceptance rate of 18%.

Most Selective Community Colleges in Massachusetts (2021)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Laboure College
    Private not-for-profit
    18%
    303 Adams Street
    Milton MA  02186
    (617) 296-8300
  • Rank: #22.
    Bay Path University
    Private not-for-profit
    60%
    588 Longmeadow Street
    Longmeadow MA  01106
    (413) 565-1000
  • Rank: #33.
    Becker College
    Private not-for-profit
    66%
    61 Sever St
    Worcester MA  01609
    (877) 523-2537
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Bay State College
    Bay State College Photo
    Private, for profit
    67%
    31 Saint James Avenue
    Boston MA  02116
    (617) 217-9080
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Fisher College
    Fisher College Photo - Fisher student studying in the Esplanade. The campus is steps away from The Charles River, Boston Common, and Public Garden.
    Private not-for-profit
    67%
    118 Beacon Street
    Boston MA  02116
    (617) 236-8800
  • Rank: #66.
    Dean College
    Private, non-profit
    68%
    99 Main Street
    Franklin MA  02038
    (508) 541-1508
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Newbury College
    Private not-for-profit
    77%
    129 Fisher Ave
    Brookline MA  02445
    (617) 730-7000
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    FINE Mortuary College
    Private for-profit
    77%
    150 Kerry Place
    Norwood MA  02062
    (781) 762-000000
  • Rank: #99.
    Bard College at Simon's Rock
    Private not-for-profit
    81%
    84 Alford Road
    Great Barrington MA  01230
    (413) 644-4400
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