Newton Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in Newton, Massachusetts, serving 3,390 students.
  • Middlesex County, MA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.53, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Newton, MA Community Colleges:

  • College Location Students
  • Lasell College
    Private, non-profit
    1844 Commonwealth Avenue
    Newton MA  2466
    (617)243-2000

    2,070 students
  • Mount Ida College
    Private, non-profit
    777 Dedham Street
    Newton MA  2459
    (617)928-4500

    1,320 students
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