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
Benjamin Franklin Institute of TechnologyBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
Hampshire CollegeAmherst, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Hebrew CollegeNewton Centre, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Simmons UniversityBoston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Bard College at Simon's RockGreat Barrington, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsBachelor's DegreeAssociate, 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.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology $17,550 - 42% 9:1463
Hampshire College $52,738 75.15% 62% 12:1522
Hebrew College $30,000 - - 1:1137
Simmons University $43,062 83.53% 71% 9:16,263
Bard College at Simon's Rock $63,583 80.09% 70% 6:1343
Average$37,461 / $41,38779.59%61.25%7.40:11,546