Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 4 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 4 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Anna Maria College Paxton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Curry College Milton, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
New England College of Optometry Boston, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester, MAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $41,451 for State residents and $47,675 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 71.13% and graduation rate is 63.33%. 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
Anna Maria College $41,010 72.85% 48% 13:11,521
Curry College $44,920 80.32% 55% 12:12,242
New England College of Optometry - - - -525
Worcester Polytechnic Institute $57,096 60.21% 87% 14:17,230
Average$41,451 / $47,67571.13%63.33%13.00:12,880