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Affordable Massachusetts Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the most affordable (high acceptance rate) Massachusetts colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in high level in recent years. University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth has the highest acceptance rate as of 92.22% for academic year 2021-2022 in Massachusetts. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have high acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the tightest acceptance rates in Massachusetts.
Affordable Massachusetts Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate (2021-2022)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
Public, four-yearsNorth Dartmouth, MA
92.22%7,9837,3621,26517.18%
2Bridgewater State University
Public, four-yearsBridgewater, MA
86.38%8,8817,6711,38218.02%
3University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Public, four-yearsLowell, MA
84.57%12,49310,5651,90718.05%
4University of Massachusetts-Boston
Public, four-yearsBoston, MA
78.90%16,38312,9262,24617.38%
5University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Public, four-yearsAmherst, MA
65.53%42,54027,8774,87217.48%
6Bentley University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWaltham, MA
60.94%9,3115,6741,01917.96%
7Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWorcester, MA
60.21%11,0926,6791,41021.11%
8Berklee College of Music
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBoston, MA
55.17%7,2664,0091,70742.58%
9Emerson College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBoston, MA
45.28%11,5685,2381,05820.20%
10Boston College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsChestnut Hill, MA
19.04%39,8467,5872,51633.16%