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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 $53,308 for undergraduate schools and $48,165 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$8,732$34,374 $1,182$17,752$14,939
Graduate$14,320$29,231 $1,182$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 $8,732 for in-state students and $34,374 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$3,034$5,698 $31,745$2,629
Public Schools$3,034$5,698 $11,257$5,760
4 Years or High$5,277$7,294 $17,614$7,345
2-4 Years$1,212$4,401 $6,092$4,472
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $40,233$1,141
4 Years or High-- $41,637$1,177
2-4 Years-- $17,698$685
Less Than 2 Years-- $15,130$468
[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 $14,320 for in-state students and $29,231 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$9,491$4,830$27,521$1,710
Public Schools$9,491$4,830$15,070$4,830
Private Schools--$30,526$745
[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 $284 for in-state students and $1,043 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $609 for in-state students and $1,128 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$284$1,043 $609$1,128
Public Schools$284$584 $609$904
4 Years or High$436$850 $609$904
2-4 Years$161$367 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$1,255 -$1,183
4 Years or High-$1,289 -$1,183
2-4 Years-$585 --
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