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.
|Name||Location||Type/Level||Highest Degree||Offered Degree|
|Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology||Boston, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Certificate, Associate, Bachelor|
|Hampshire College||Amherst, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Bachelor|
|Hebrew College||Newton Centre, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Master's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate|
|Simmons University||Boston, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Doctor's Degree||Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate|
|Bard College at Simon's Rock||Great Barrington, MA||Private (not-for-profit), four-years||Bachelor's Degree||Associate, Bachelor|
Key Facts Comparison
The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $37,461 for State residents and $41,387 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 79.59% and graduation rate is 61.25%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
|Name||Tuition & Fees||Acceptance Rate||Graduation Rate||Student Faculty Ratio||Student Population|
|Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology||$17,550||-||42%||9:1||463|
|Bard College at Simon's Rock||$63,583||80.09%||70%||6:1||343|
|Average||$37,461 / $41,387||79.59%||61.25%||7.40:1||1,546|