Community Colleges in Massachusetts

For the academic year 2019-2020, 16 community colleges are active in Massachusetts. Harvard University has ranked first in Massachusetts community college ranking and Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Williams College ranked second and third in the ranking. You can view more ranked community college ranking at Massachusetts community college ranking page.
  • The 2020 average tuition & fees of community colleges in Massachusetts is $5,586 for Massachusetts residents and $10,536 for out-of-state students.
  • Total 83,320 students have enrolled in community colleges in Massachusetts and, of that, 8,171 students enrolled online exclusively.
  • The average students to faculty ratio of Massachusetts community colleges is 15.31 to 1.
  • The average financial aid amount received at community colleges in Massachusetts is $4,090.
  • The average graduation rate is 22.13% and the average transfer-out rate is 19.88% at community colleges in Massachusetts.

16 Community Colleges in Massachusetts Comparison Table

College NameMassachusetts Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent PopulationOnline Student PopulationGraduation RateTransfer-out RateFinancial Aid AmountStudents to Faculty Ratio
Berkshire Community College
Pittsfield, MA
$5,492$11,1081,69614124%15%$4,71310 to 1
Bristol Community College
Fall River, MA
$5,136$10,0807,2141,06419%8%$3,82415 to 1
Bunker Hill Community College
Boston, MA
$5,160$10,10412,52284314%32%$3,86625 to 1
Cape Cod Community College
West Barnstable, MA
$5,352$10,2962,99630324%17%$3,76711 to 1
Greenfield Community College
Greenfield, MA
$5,570$11,6901,82220327%19%$3,42612 to 1
Holyoke Community College
Holyoke, MA
$5,378$10,3225,20673122%17%$3,88715 to 1
Massachusetts Bay Community College
Wellesley Hills, MA
$5,376$10,3204,36846920%24%$5,00515 to 1
Massasoit Community College
Brockton, MA
$5,160$10,1046,99563119%20%$3,67217 to 1
Middlesex Community College
Bedford, MA
$6,048$12,1208,09063221%22%$3,64318 to 1
Mount Wachusett Community College
Gardner, MA
$5,668$10,5883,72442422%18%$4,86310 to 1
North Shore Community College
Danvers, MA
$5,352$10,9205,76356925%18%$3,83014 to 1
Northern Essex Community College
Haverhill, MA
$5,544$11,3285,23371918%18%$5,12420 to 1
Quincy College
Quincy, MA
$6,960$6,9603,50036116%26%$3,81020 to 1
Quinsigamond Community College
Worcester, MA
$5,830$10,7747,26373422%20%$3,85715 to 1
Roxbury Community College
Roxbury Crossing, MA
$5,784$11,0882,0072039%31%$3,51415 to 1
Springfield Technical Community College
Springfield, MA
$5,560$10,7684,92132722%13%$4,63513 to 1
Average$5,586$10,53683,3208,17122%20%$4,09015 to 1