Best Massachusetts Community Colleges (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 27 community colleges serving 92,284 students in Massachusetts (17 public colleges and 10 private colleges).
For Massachusetts community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,343 per year for in-state students and $10,767 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $29,755 per year (view national tuition costs).
The best top ranked community colleges in California include Massachusetts Bay Community College, Bay Path University and Bunker Hill Community College.
The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 68% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 52% (majority Hispanic and Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 10:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(MA) School Average
Asian
5%
Hispanic
20%
Black
15%
White
48%
Two or more races
3%
Non Resident
2%
Unknown
7%
MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Top Ranked Massachusetts Community Colleges (2022-23)

College
Location
Students
Bay Path University
Private not-for-profit
588 Longmeadow Street
Longmeadow, MA 01106
(413) 565-1000
| 3,324 students
Bristol Community College
Public
777 Elsbree St
Fall River, MA 02720
(508) 678-2811
| 6,851 students
Bunker Hill Community College
Public
250 New Rutherford Ave
Boston, MA 02129
(617) 228-2000
| 11,352 students
Laboure College
Private not-for-profit
303 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 296-8300
| 988 students
Lasell University
Lasell University Photo
Private, non-profit
1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466
(617) 243-2000
| 2,060 students
Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
Private not-for-profit
170 Governors Ave
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 306-6600
| 282 students
50 Oakland St
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
(781) 239-3000
| 4,048 students
Bard College at Simon's Rock
Private not-for-profit
84 Alford Road
Great Barrington, MA 01230
(413) 644-4400
| 398 students
Bay State College
Bay State College Photo
Private, for profit
31 Saint James Avenue
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 217-9080
| 691 students
Becker College
Public
61 Sever St
Worcester, MA 01609
(877) 523-2537
| 1,698 students
Berkshire Community College
Berkshire Community College Photo
Public
1350 West Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
(413) 499-4660
| 1,627 students
Cape Cod Community College
Public
2240 Iyannough Rd
West Barnstable, MA 02668
(508) 362-2131
| 2,907 students
Dean College
Private not-for-profit
99 Main Street
Franklin, MA 02038
(508) 541-1900
| 1,320 students
FINE Mortuary College
Private for-profit
150 Kerry Place
Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 762-1211
| 100 students
Fisher College
Fisher College Photo - Located in the heart of Boston's historic Back Bay neighborhood, Fisher College provides students a unique learning experience. From internships on Newbury Street to experiential learning in our brand new biology lab, students graduate Fisher with a resume ready to hit the ground running. We are Fisher College - it's nice to meet you!
Private, non-profit
118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 236-8800
| 1,628 students
Greenfield Community College
Public
One College Dr
Greenfield, MA 01301
(413) 775-1000
| 1,761 students
Holyoke Community College
Public
303 Homestead Ave
Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 552-2000
| 4,849 students
Massasoit Community College
Public
One Massasoit Boulevard
Brockton, MA 02302
(508) 588-9100
| 6,637 students
Middlesex Community College
Public
591 Springs Rd
Bedford, MA 01730
(978) 656-3370
| 7,569 students
444 Green St
Gardner, MA 01440
(978) 632-6600
| 3,674 students
North Shore Community College
Public
1 Ferncroft Rd
Danvers, MA 01923
(978) 762-4000
| 5,388 students
100 Elliott Street
Haverhill, MA 01830
(978) 556-3000
| 4,932 students
Quincy College
Public
1250 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
(800) 698-1700
| 3,401 students
Quinsigamond Community College
Public
670 West Boylston Street
Worcester, MA 01606
(508) 853-2300
| 7,291 students
Roxbury Community College
Public
1234 Columbus Ave
Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120
(617) 427-0060
| 1,674 students
1 Armory Sq
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 781-7822
| 5,066 students
Urban College of Boston
Private not-for-profit
2 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 449-7070
| 768 students
[+] Show Closed Community Colleges in Massachusetts

Community Colleges in Massachusetts (Closed)

School
Location
Students
333 Providence Highway, Rte 1
Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 278-7200
| 455 students
200 Ballardvale Street, Building 1, Suite 200
Wilmington, MA 01887
(978) 658-2636
| 347 students
215 First St
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 218-8000
| 474 students
777 Dedham Street
Newton Center, MA 02459
(617) 928-4500
| 1,320 students
10 Brookline Place West
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 739-1700
| 555 students
Newbury College (Closed 2020)
Private not-for-profit
129 Fisher Ave
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 730-7000
| 636 students

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