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
Boston UniversityBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Conway School of Landscape DesignNorthampton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeMaster
Merrimack CollegeNorth Andover, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
MGH Institute of Health ProfessionsBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Newbury CollegeBrookline, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $42,107 for State residents and $55,128 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 58.67% and graduation rate is 81.50%. 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
Boston University $59,816 19% 89% 10:132,718
Conway School of Landscape Design - - - -13
Merrimack College $46,916 80% 74% 15:15,418
MGH Institute of Health Professions $78,241 - - 10:11,269
Newbury College $35,540 77% - 13:1636
Average$42,107 / $55,12858.67%81.50%12.00:18,011