Newbury College

Tel: (617)730-7000
School Highlights
  • Newbury College serves 874 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Newbury College is one of 7 community colleges within Norfolk County, MA.
  • The nearest community college is The New England Institute of Art (1.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Newbury College(MA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty56 staff95 staff
Newbury College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 874 has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment874 students2,713 students
Newbury College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:126:1
Newbury College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,076 students
Newbury College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-1,637 students
Newbury College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity
Newbury College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
Newbury College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Newbury College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Newbury College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Newbury College White (2007-2016)
% Non Resident races
Newbury College Non Resident (2007-2016)
Newbury College Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.690.59
Newbury College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,700$35,600
Newbury College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $29,930 is more than the state average of $26,142. The private state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$29,930$26,142
Newbury College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%86%
Newbury College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,000$15,250
Newbury College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,300
Newbury College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate70%68%
Newbury College Percent Admitted (2013-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,310500
SAT Reading435250
SAT Math440250
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
Norfolk County, MA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Norfolk County, MA is Dean College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.