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
Brandeis UniversityWaltham, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Clark UniversityWorcester, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Mount Ida CollegeNewton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's Degree-
Pine Manor CollegeChestnut Hill, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master
Wentworth Institute of TechnologyBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $39,788 for State residents and $43,056 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 58.90% and graduation rate is 64.75%. 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
Brandeis University $60,006 39.14% 88% 10:15,440
Clark University $50,302 48.03% 79% 9:13,405
Mount Ida College $35,720 - - 13:11,555
Pine Manor College $31,600 - 20% 10:1199
Wentworth Institute of Technology $37,650 89.54% 72% 16:14,389
Average$39,788 / $43,05658.90%64.75%11.60:12,998