Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Amherst CollegeAmherst, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Anna Maria CollegePaxton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Emmanuel CollegeBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Benjamin Franklin Institute of TechnologyBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
Northeastern UniversityBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $39,446 for State residents and $44,014 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 43.50% and graduation rate is 69.60%. 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
Amherst College $61,150 9% 95% 7:11,745
Anna Maria College $40,208 73% 50% 12:11,492
Emmanuel College $43,572 74% 62% 13:11,946
Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology $17,550 - 51% 9:1463
Northeastern University $57,592 18% 90% 14:122,905
Average$39,446 / $44,01443.50%69.60%11.00:15,710