Becker College

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%.

Top Placements

Becker College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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
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Student Body

The student population of Becker College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,021 students3,428 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:126:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,076 students
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# Part-Time Students-2,352 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
788391
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
5%
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% Hispanic
8%
12%
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% Black
5%
12%
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% White
59%
61%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
24%
7%
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Diversity Score0.590.59
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,800$35,500
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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
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates$26,000$11,450
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Median Debt for Dropouts$14,250$5,000
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Acceptance Rate62%68%
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SAT Reading490435
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SAT Math500440
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SAT Writing475475
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ACT Composite2121
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ACT English2219
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ACT Math2121
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ACT Writing77
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Becker College is Quinsigamond Community College (3.3 miles away).
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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 75%. 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.