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Massachusetts Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Massachusetts. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school. Curry College, has the lowest yield rate as of 10.78% for academic year 2019-2020 in Massachusetts. Western New England University is positioned second with 11.82% yield and Anna Maria College follows them with 12%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Curry College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMilton, MA
10.78% 6,136 5,342 576 87.06%
2Western New England University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpringfield, MA
11.82% 6,862 5,845 691 85.18%
3Anna Maria College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPaxton, MA
11.98% 3,056 2,263 271 74.05%
4Regis College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWeston, MA
12.19% 2,256 1,788 218 79.26%
5Emmanuel College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
12.77% 5,832 4,557 582 78.14%
6Stonehill College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsEaston, MA
13.84% 6,961 4,712 652 67.69%
7Lesley University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCambridge, MA
14.05% 3,049 2,277 320 74.68%
8Merrimack College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNorth Andover, MA
14.77% 9,747 7,983 1,179 81.90%
9Assumption College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWorcester, MA
15.55% 4,465 3,620 563 81.08%
10Suffolk University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBoston, MA
15.83% 8,194 6,853 1,085 83.63%