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Largest Massachusetts Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment

Harvard University has the most graduate students of 21,616 for academic year 2018-2019 in Massachusetts. Boston University is ranked second with 16,142 students and Northeastern University follows them with 7,718 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most graduate students by gender.
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Largest Massachusetts Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment
NameTotal # of Graduate StudentsFemaleMale
1Harvard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA
21,61610,79510,821
2Boston University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
16,1429,2806,862
3Northeastern University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
7,7183,1984,520
4University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Public, 4 or more yearsAmherst, MA
7,0783,5023,576
5Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA
6,9722,4634,509
6Tufts University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMedford, MA
5,9433,5292,414
7Boston College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsChestnut Hill, MA
4,7932,6862,107
8Simmons University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
4,2733,737536
9University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Public, 4 or more yearsLowell, MA
4,2381,8792,359
10University of Massachusetts-Boston
Public, 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
3,4502,3651,085
11Fitchburg State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFitchburg, MA
3,0362,220816
12Lesley University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA
2,6302,257373
13Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWorcester, MA
2,2066661,540
14Brandeis University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaltham, MA
2,1611,210951
15Suffolk University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
2,1421,254888
16American International College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpringfield, MA
1,8161,445371
17University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
Public, 4 or more yearsNorth Dartmouth, MA
1,672919753
18Endicott College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBeverly, MA
1,6621,214448
19Framingham State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFramingham, MA
1,6281,284344
20Salem State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSalem, MA
1,5271,173354