Becker College

School Highlights

Becker College serves 1,698 students (79% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 285 teachers has grown by 223% over five years.
Becker College(MA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse FieldsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty285 staff285 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Becker College has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The Becker College diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,698 students2,446 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio6:110:1
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# Full-Time Students1,340 students1,218 students
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# Part-Time Students358 students1,228 students
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# Undergraduate Students1,321 students1,184 students
# Graduate Students19 students59 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-400
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
3%
5%
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% Hispanic
9%
20%
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% Black
8%
15%
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% White
61%
48%
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% Two or more races
3%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
15%
7%
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Diversity Score0.590.70
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,800$35,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $32,870 is more than the state average of $6,343. The in-state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $32,870 is more than the state average of $10,767. The out-state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$32,870$6,343
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Out-State Tuition Fees$32,870$10,767
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%81%
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Median Debt for Graduates$26,000$11,900
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Median Debt for Dropouts$11,000$5,500
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Acceptance Rate70%70%
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SAT Reading540540
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SAT Math525525
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SAT Writing475475
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ACT Composite2322
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ACT English2323
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ACT Math2222
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ACT Writing77
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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