Becker College

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School Highlights
  • Becker College serves 2,021 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Becker College is one of 4 community colleges within Worcester County, MA.
  • The nearest community college to Becker College is Quinsigamond Community College (3.3 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Becker College(MA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty90 staff96 staff
Becker College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Becker College has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Becker College diversity score of 0.59 is equal to the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 96% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,021 students3,428 students
Becker College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:126:1
Becker College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,076 students
Becker College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-2,352 students
Becker College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity
788391
Becker College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
5%
Becker College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
8%
12%
Becker College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
5%
12%
Becker College Black (2007-2016)
% White
59%
61%
Becker College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
Becker College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Becker College Non Resident (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
24%
7%
Becker College Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.590.59
Becker College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,800$35,600
Becker College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $32,870 is more than the state average of $26,142. The private state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$32,870$26,142
Becker College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%89%
Becker College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$26,000$15,250
Becker College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$14,250$5,300
Becker College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate62%68%
Becker College Percent Admitted (2008-2016)
SAT Reading490435
Becker College SAT Reading (2008-2013)
SAT Math500440
Becker College SAT Math (2008-2013)
SAT Writing475435
Becker College SAT Writing (2011-2013)
ACT Composite2119
Becker College ACT Composite (2008-2013)
ACT English2219
Becker College ACT English (2008-2013)
ACT Math2121
Becker College ACT Math (2008-2013)
ACT Writing77
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Massachusetts public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,424 per year for in-state students and $9,401 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $26,142 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 72%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Massachusetts community colleges have a diversity score of 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Massachusetts is Bunker Hill Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.