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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Massachusetts

Pine Manor College has the lowest graduation rate of 20% for academic year 2021-2022 in Massachusetts. American International College is ranked second with 42% and Anna Maria College follows them with 48%. 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 low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in Massachusetts.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Massachusetts
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Pine Manor College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsChestnut Hill, MA
20%3%47%
2American International College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSpringfield, MA
42%-70%
3Anna Maria College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsPaxton, MA
48%-65%
4University of Massachusetts-Boston
Public, four-yearsBoston, MA
49%25%76%
5Framingham State University
Public, four-yearsFramingham, MA
51%33%69%
6University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
Public, four-yearsNorth Dartmouth, MA
54%32%71%
7Curry College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsMilton, MA
55%31%65%
8Eastern Nazarene College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsQuincy, MA
57%-66%
9Fitchburg State University
Public, four-yearsFitchburg, MA
57%27%77%
10Salem State University
Public, four-yearsSalem, MA
57%-74%
11Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
Public, four-yearsNorth Adams, MA
58%-72%
12Lesley University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsCambridge, MA
60%26%67%
13Suffolk University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBoston, MA
60%28%73%
14Regis College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWeston, MA
61%21%80%
15Westfield State University
Public, four-yearsWestfield, MA
61%-73%
16Worcester State University
Public, four-yearsWorcester, MA
61%24%80%
17Bridgewater State University
Public, four-yearsBridgewater, MA
62%-76%
18Hampshire College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsAmherst, MA
62%-74%
19Western New England University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSpringfield, MA
63%29%78%
20College of Our Lady of the Elms
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsChicopee, MA
68%25%79%