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
Becker CollegeWorcester, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master
Harvard UniversityCambridge, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate
Simmons UniversityBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Northeastern University Lifelong Learning NetworkBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $41,669 for State residents and $41,613 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 43.75% and graduation rate is 80.75%. 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
Becker College $40,150 83% 50% 12:11,675
Harvard University $55,587 4% 98% 5:130,391
Massachusetts Institute of Technology $55,878 4% 96% 3:111,254
Simmons University $43,062 84% 79% 9:16,263
Northeastern University Lifelong Learning Network $13,386 - - 14:111,310
Average$41,669 / $41,61343.75%80.75%8.60:112,179