Essex County Community Colleges

  • There are 3 community colleges in Essex County, Massachusetts, serving 14,652 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 71% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Essex County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Marian Court College
    Private, non-profit
    35 Little's Point Rd
    Swampscott MA  01907
    (781)309-5200

    277 students
  • 1 Ferncroft Rd
    Danvers MA  01923
    (978)762-4000

    7,412 students
  • 100 Elliott Street
    Haverhill MA  01830
    (978)556-3000

    6,963 students
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