Tightest Massachusetts Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate
The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Massachusetts colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Harvard University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 4.64% for academic year 2019-2020 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 low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Massachusetts.
|Name||Acceptance Rate||# of Applicants||# of Admitted||# of Enrolled||Yield|
|2||Massachusetts Institute of Technology||6.70%||21,312||1,427||1,102||77.22%|
|7||Worcester Polytechnic Institute||49.37%||10,645||5,255||1,199||22.82%|
|8||Berklee College of Music||51.44%||6,763||3,479||1,311||37.68%|
|9||University of Massachusetts-Amherst||63.80%||42,157||26,895||5,766||21.44%|
|10||University of Massachusetts-Lowell||73.35%||12,660||9,286||2,391||25.75%|