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Massachusetts Colleges

Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average cost of attendance (COA) of Massachusetts Colleges is $53,119 for undergraduate schools and $47,706 for graduate schools. The following table and chart illustrate costs of attendance including tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs by degree offering and residence type.
Costs of Attendance (2021-2022)
Massachusetts Colleges
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Undergraduate$8,794$34,195 $1,173$17,752$14,939
Graduate$16,346$28,782 $1,173$17,752$14,939
[CHART#1] Costs of Attendance for Massachusetts Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Massachusetts Colleges is $8,794 for in-state students and $34,195 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)
Massachusetts Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average$8,794- $34,195-
Public Schools$8,794- $17,037-
4 Years or High$12,584- $24,972-
2-4 Years$5,509- $10,589-
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $41,734-
4 Years or High-- $43,292-
2-4 Years-- $18,241-
Less Than 2 Years-- $15,598-
[CHART#2] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees for Massachusetts Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average graduate tuition & fees of Massachusetts Colleges is $16,346 for in-state students and $28,782 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Graduate Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)
Massachusetts Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average Costs$13,214$3,132$27,076$1,706
Public Schools$13,214$3,132$15,070$4,830
Private Schools--$30,309$608
[CHART#3] Graduate Tuition & Fees for Massachusetts Colleges

Room & Board, Other Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average On-campus living costs of Massachusetts Colleges is $17,752 and off-campus living costs is $14,939. The following table and chart illustrate living costs and other expenses by school controls and levels.
Room & Board, Other Living Costs (2021-2022)
Massachusetts Colleges
On-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
Average$15,424$2,328$12,145$2,794
Public Schools$13,819$2,192 $10,110$3,074
4 Years or High$13,819$2,192 $11,102$2,464
2-4 Years-- $9,366$3,531
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools$15,803$2,360 $13,079$2,665
4 Years or High$15,803$2,360 $13,127$2,535
2-4 Years-- $13,625$4,775
Less Than 2 Years-- $8,676$3,780
[CHART#4] Room & Board, Other Living Costs for Massachusetts Colleges

Tuition per Credit Hours

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate costs per credit hour of Massachusetts Colleges is $2,176 for in-state students and $1,204 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $753 for in-state students and $1,123 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate the average costs credit per hour by school controls and levels.
Tuition per Credit Hours (2021-2022)
Massachusetts Colleges
UndergraduateGraduate
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Average$2,176$1,204 $753$1,123
Public Schools$2,176$986 $753$888
4 Years or High$3,002$1,363 $753$888
2-4 Years$1,460$680 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$1,313 -$1,188
4 Years or High-$1,352 -$1,188
2-4 Years-$610 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
2-4 years and less than 2 years colleges do not offer graduate programs or not report its costs.
[CHART#5] Tuition per Credit Hours for Massachusetts Colleges