Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 4 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 4 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Bentley University Waltham, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Northeastern University Boston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Wheaton College (Massachusetts) Norton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Franklin W Olin College of Engineering Needham, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $49,407 for State residents and $59,422 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 44.84% and graduation rate is 87.25%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Bentley University $56,500 60.94% 88% 12:15,158
Northeastern University $60,192 18.38% 91% 15:128,167
Wheaton College (Massachusetts) $60,230 82.06% 73% 12:11,701
Franklin W Olin College of Engineering $60,766 17.97% 97% 8:1382
Average$49,407 / $59,42244.84%87.25%11.75:18,852