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 is Quinsigamond Community College (3.30 miles away).

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 staff95 staff
Becker College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,021 has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is equal to the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 43% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,021 students2,713 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-1,637 students
Becker College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity
Becker College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Becker College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Becker College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Becker College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Becker College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Becker College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Becker College Non Resident (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
Becker College Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.0.590.59
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%86%
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 Total Avg.1,465500
SAT Reading490250
Becker College SAT Reading (2008-2013)
SAT Math500250
Becker College SAT Math (2008-2013)
SAT Writing475-
Becker College SAT Writing (2011-2013)
ACT Total Avg.718
ACT Composite218
Becker College ACT Composite (2008-2013)
ACT English22-
Becker College ACT English (2008-2013)
ACT Math21-
Becker College ACT Math (2008-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Massachusetts public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,267 per year for in-state students and $9,951 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 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Massachusetts 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 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Massachusetts is Bunker Hill Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.