Middlesex Community College
Tel: (978) 656-3370
- Middlesex Community College is a progressive and dynamic learning community, committed to providing educational programs andservices that support personal growth and economic opportunity for its diverse student population. Dedicated to student success, the College provides excellence in teaching, personal attention, and extensive opportunities for exploration and growth. Closely linked to the fabric of the community, Middlesex’s partnerships with school, business and service organizations provide leadership in economic and community development and foster a culture of civic engagement and responsive workforce development. The College’s state-of-the-art programs in the liberal arts, basic skills, and more thanfifty career and technical fields respond to student and community needs, providing a strong foundation for college transfer, employment, professional development and lifelong learning.
The teacher population of 577 teachers has grown by 116% over five years.
|Middlesex Community College||(MA) Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional||Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Total Faculty||577 staff||285 staff|
|School Calendar||Link to School Calendar|
|Total Enrollment||7,569 students||2,446 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||10:1|
|# Full-Time Students||2,446 students||1,218 students|
|# Part-Time Students||5,123 students||1,228 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||-|
|% Two or more races|
|% Non Resident races|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$37,300||$35,500|
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- As the largest community college in the commonwealth, our students can choose from more than 79 degree and certificate programs, as well as hundreds of community education and career training courses offered during the day, evening, weekend and online. Many of our programs also have internships and Service-Learning components, which give our students important experiential learning opportunities many employers appreciate. Graduates of Middlesex Community College degree programs receive an Associate in Arts (A.A.) or an Associate in Science (A.S.). The A.A. programs are generally appropriate for students intending to transfer. A.S. programs usually have a career-entry emphasis.Associate degree programs require completion of specific course work in the area of concentration, plus a core curriculum of general education courses in liberal arts and sciences. Many serve as preparation for transfer to bachelor's degree programs in a related major. To receive the associate degree, students must complete at least 20 courses and earn a minimum of 60 credits. The number of credits varies, however, with totals from 60 to 73, according to the requirements of individual programs. The Bedford campus is situated on 200 acres located off Springs Road, close to Route 3. Set on handsomely landscaped grounds that border the town of Billerica, the campus incorporates 11 buildings that house classrooms, laboratories, offices, a library, the Medical Education Imaging Center and the MCC Concert Hall. A bookstore, cafeteria, student lounge and Fitness Center are located in the Bedford Campus Center. Teaching is student-centered, emphasizing interactive learning strategies, state-of-the-art technology, workplace and community service, and the incorporation of a forward-thinking core curriculum. Online classes, tutoring and library resources give students added flexibility for learning. Vibrant co-curricular opportunities reflect a broad array of interests and encourage a strong voice in student governance.
The nearest community college to Middlesex Community College is Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing (9.9 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 282 students | 9.90 Mi170 Governors Ave
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 306-6600 9.90282
- 2,060 students | 11.40 Mi1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466
(617) 243-2000 11.402,060
- 4,048 students | 13.40 Mi50 Oakland St
Wellesley Hills, MA 02481
(781) 239-3000 13.404,048
- 11,352 students | 13.80 Mi250 New Rutherford Ave
Boston, MA 02129
(617) 228-2000 13.8011,352
- 1,628 students | 14.50 Mi118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 236-8800 14.501,628
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