Lasell College

1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Auburndale, MA 02466-0000
Tel: (617)243-2000
School Highlights
  • Lasell College serves 2,070 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Lasell College is one of 5 community colleges within Middlesex County, MA.
  • The nearest community college is Massachusetts Bay Community College (2.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Lasell College(MA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty137 staff95 staff
Lasell College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,070 has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 88% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,070 students2,713 students
Lasell College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:126:1
Lasell College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,076 students
Lasell College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-1,637 students
Lasell College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Undergraduate Students1,706 students1,105 students
# Graduate Students52 students52 students
Lasell College Graduation BreakDown MA All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Lasell College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Lasell College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Lasell College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Lasell College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Lasell College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Lasell College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Lasell College Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Lasell College Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.59
Lasell College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$42,600$35,600
Lasell College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $31,000 is more than the state average of $26,142. The private state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$31,000$26,142
Lasell College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%86%
Lasell College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,000$15,250
Lasell College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$8,750$5,300
Lasell College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate76%68%
Lasell College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,465500
SAT Reading495250
Lasell College SAT Reading (2007-2013)
SAT Math485250
Lasell College SAT Math (2007-2013)
SAT Writing485-
Lasell College SAT Writing (2009-2013)
ACT Total Avg.218
ACT Composite218
Lasell College ACT Composite (2007-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Middlesex County, MA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Middlesex County, MA is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Cambridge. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.