Top Boston Community Colleges

For the 2021 school year, there are 3 top community colleges in Boston, Massachusetts, serving 2,585 students.
The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 75% (view national acceptance rates). The student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Top Boston, MA Community Colleges (2021)

  • College Location Students
  • Bay State College
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    Private, for profit
    31 Saint James Avenue
    Boston MA  02116
    (617) 217-9080

    934 students
  • 10 High St Ste 204
    Boston MA  02110
    (617) 951-2350

    841 students
  • Urban College of Boston
    Private, non-profit
    178 Tremont St 7th Fl
    Boston MA  02111
    (617) 348-6359

    810 students
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