Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 2 selected colleges are public. By school level, all 2 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
University of Massachusetts-AmherstAmherst, MAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Massachusetts Maritime AcademyBuzzards Bay, MAPublic, 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $13,478 for State residents and $31,034 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 78.50% and graduation rate is 84.00%. 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
University of Massachusetts-Amherst $16,439 / $36,964 65% 83% 17:131,642
Massachusetts Maritime Academy $10,516 / $25,104 92% 85% 16:11,637
Average$13,478 / $31,03478.50%84.00%16.50:116,640