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Massachusetts Colleges

Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average cost of attendance (COA) of Massachusetts Colleges is $52,209 for undergraduate schools and $46,855 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 (2020-2021)
Massachusetts Colleges
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Undergraduate$8,827$33,729 $1,184$17,296$14,502
Graduate$16,263$28,375 $1,184$17,296$14,502
[CHART#1] Costs of Attendance for Massachusetts Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Massachusetts Colleges is $8,827 for in-state students and $33,729 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
Massachusetts Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average$2,926$5,901 $30,857$2,872
Public Schools$2,926$5,901 $11,263$5,799
4 Years or High$5,272$7,401 $17,610$7,453
2-4 Years$893$4,601 $6,107$4,455
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $39,214$1,300
4 Years or High-- $41,180$1,336
2-4 Years-- $18,766$793
Less Than 2 Years-- $7,929$468
[CHART#2] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees for Massachusetts Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of Massachusetts Colleges is $16,263 for in-state students and $28,375 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Graduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
Massachusetts Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average Costs$13,161$3,102$26,706$1,669
Public Schools$13,161$3,102$14,899$4,697
Private Schools--$29,824$660
[CHART#3] Graduate Tuition & Fees for Massachusetts Colleges

Room & Board, Other Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average On-campus living costs of Massachusetts Colleges is $17,296 and off-campus living costs is $14,502. The following table and chart illustrate living costs and other expenses by school controls and levels.
Room & Board, Other Living Costs (2020-2021)
Massachusetts Colleges
On-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
Average$14,985$2,312$11,734$2,767
Public Schools$13,571$2,181 $9,973$3,057
4 Years or High$13,571$2,181 $10,932$2,459
2-4 Years-- $9,253$3,506
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools$15,307$2,341 $12,530$2,636
4 Years or High$15,307$2,341 $12,600$2,550
2-4 Years-- $13,095$4,119
Less Than 2 Years-- $6,776$3,165
[CHART#4] Room & Board, Other Living Costs for Massachusetts Colleges

Tuition per Credit Hours

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate costs per credit hour of Massachusetts Colleges is $299 for in-state students and $1,024 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $602 for in-state students and $1,083 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 (2020-2021)
Massachusetts Colleges
UndergraduateGraduate
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Average$299$1,024 $602$1,083
Public Schools$299$598 $602$887
4 Years or High$427$841 $602$887
2-4 Years$195$401 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$1,213 -$1,130
4 Years or High-$1,242 -$1,130
2-4 Years-$619 --
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