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Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Massachusetts

This page lists colleges with the lower Student to Faculty Ratio (a faculty teaches/cares less students which means probably more attention/support on each student) in Massachusetts. Massachusetts Institute of Technology has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 3 to 1 where 1,681 faculty or instructional staffs teach 11,254 undergraduate students in Massachusetts.
We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. We aslo exclude schools which total student population is less than 1,000.
The next table shows the schools that have low Student to Faculty Ratio with total number of students and faculties. Note that the actual ratio is computed based on number of undergraduate students and instructional staffs who teach undergraduate programs. It may differ from the number of faculties shown in below table. You may want to check colleges having the Highest Student to Faculty Ratio in Massachusetts.
Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Massachusetts
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA
3 to 111,2541,375306
2Simmons University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
6 to 16,263224648
3Williams College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWilliamstown, MA
6 to 11,98731769
4Amherst College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAmherst, MA
7 to 11,74526217
5Harvard University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA
7 to 130,3912,120335
6Wellesley College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWellesley, MA
8 to 12,28032985
7Mount Holyoke College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSouth Hadley, MA
9 to 12,04021219
8Regis College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWeston, MA
9 to 13,460124238
9Smith College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNorthampton, MA
9 to 12,50431380
10Tufts University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMedford, MA
9 to 112,219917509