Massachusetts Graduate Schools

2021 Massachusetts Graduate Schools Statistics

In Massachusetts State, there are 183 colleges and universities - 43 public and 140 private schools. Among them, 85 schools are offering graduate programs. 61 Massachusetts Graduate Schools offer the distance learning Opportunities (online degree/certificate programs) and 2 schools are online completely schools that all degree programs can be completed by online educationin Massachusetts. Total 143,576 students are attending Massachusetts Graduate Schools and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.09 to 1. The 2021 average graduate school tuition & fees at Massachusetts Graduate Schools is $13,202 for Massachusetts residents and $26,518 for out-of-state students Next table shows the 2020-2021 statistics for Massachusetts Graduate Schools.
Massachusetts Graduate Schools Statistics
academic year 2020-2021
Number of Schools183 schools
By Types43 public, 140 private
By Levels169 undergraduate schools
85 graduate schools
By Categories
(where graduate program offered)
17 National Universities
8 Liberal Arts Colleges
9 Law Schools
4 Medical Schools
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$9,275 Massachusetts residents
$26,466 out-of-state
Graduate$13,202 Massachusetts residents
$26,518 out-of-state
Student Population509,374
Undergraduate365,492
Graduate143,882
Students to Faculty Ratio12.09 to 1

Massachusetts Graduate Schools Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

Next table lists Massachusetts Graduate Schools ordered by rank. The number in rank column refers to the rank in the Massachusetts college ranking. You can sort the schools by clicking column name that you want to sort.
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2020-2021 Massachusetts Graduate Schools Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsOffered Degree/ProgramsNumber of Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Harvard UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $49,214 21,616 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 274 programs 7 to 1
2 Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $57,059 6,972 Master's, Doctorate 78 programs 3 to 1
3 Williams CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWilliamstown, MA $55,948 54 Master's 2 programs 6 to 1
5 Tufts UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMedford, MA $53,658 5,943 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 145 programs 9 to 1
7 Boston UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $55,502 16,142 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 271 programs 10 to 1
8 Boston CollegePrivate, 4 yearsChestnut Hill, MA $30,700 4,793 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 105 programs 13 to 1
9 Northeastern UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $25,085 7,718 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 100 programs 14 to 1
10 Brandeis UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWaltham, MA $52,060 2,161 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 73 programs 10 to 1
11 Bentley UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWaltham, MA $39,180 1,207 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 27 programs 11 to 1
12 Mount Holyoke CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSouth Hadley, MA $28,050 127 Post-BS, Master's 3 programs 9 to 1
13 Emerson CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $31,264 718 Master's 14 programs 15 to 1
14 University of Massachusetts-LowellPublic, 4 yearsLowell, MA $26,940
($15,160 Residents)
4,238 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 118 programs 17 to 1
15 Smith CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNorthampton, MA $53,940 401 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 11 programs 9 to 1
16 University of Massachusetts-AmherstPublic, 4 yearsAmherst, MA $31,724
($16,209 Residents)
7,078 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 162 programs 17 to 1
18 Suffolk UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $39,477 2,142 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 52 programs 15 to 1
19 Worcester Polytechnic InstitutePrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $28,248 2,206 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 80 programs 13 to 1
21 University of Massachusetts-DartmouthPublic, 4 yearsNorth Dartmouth, MA $30,103
($16,915 Residents)
1,672 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 82 programs 16 to 1
22 Simmons UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $21,818 4,273 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 70 programs 6 to 1
23 Westfield State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsWestfield, MA $6,498
($6,051 Residents)
718 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 45 programs 16 to 1
24 Springfield CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $32,560 1,010 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 40 programs 12 to 1
25 Massachusetts College of Liberal ArtsPublic, 4 yearsNorth Adams, MA $6,840
($6,192 Residents)
175 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 4 programs 11 to 1
26 Gordon CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWenham, MA $5,950 337 Master's, Post-MS 8 programs 11 to 1
27 Emmanuel CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $14,319 120 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 12 programs 13 to 1
28 Wentworth Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $37,700 175 Master's 6 programs 18 to 1
29 Bridgewater State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsBridgewater, MA $11,397
($10,423 Residents)
1,486 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 53 programs 19 to 1
30 Salem State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsSalem, MA $10,175
($8,555 Residents)
1,527 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 54 programs 14 to 1
31 Fitchburg State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsFitchburg, MA $5,742
($3,828 Residents)
3,036 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 54 programs 14 to 1
32 Clark UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $46,888 818 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 38 programs 10 to 1
33 Curry CollegePrivate, 4 yearsMilton, MA $16,430 222 Master's, Post-MS 5 programs 12 to 1
34 Western New England UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $25,056 1,029 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 23 programs 13 to 1
36 Stonehill CollegePrivate, 4 yearsEaston, MA $25,000 21 Master's 1 programs 12 to 1
37 Endicott CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBeverly, MA $12,555 1,662 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 20 programs 14 to 1
38 Assumption CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $12,092 392 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 21 programs 11 to 1
39 Lesley UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $18,690 2,630 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 49 programs 10 to 1
40 Wheelock CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $16,490 278 Post-BS, Master's 9 programs 12 to 1
41 College of Our Lady of the ElmsPrivate, 4 yearsChicopee, MA $15,014 380 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 11 programs 11 to 1
42 Framingham State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsFramingham, MA $17,180
($11,810 Residents)
1,628 Post-BS, Master's 35 programs 14 to 1
43 Pine Manor CollegePrivate, 4 yearsChestnut Hill, MA $13,310 50 Master's 1 programs 15 to 1
44 Merrimack CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNorth Andover, MA $30,160 790 Master's, Post-MS 32 programs 14 to 1
45 University of Massachusetts-BostonPublic, 4 yearsBoston, MA $36,435
($18,888 Residents)
3,450 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 93 programs 16 to 1
46 Worcester State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $5,796 837 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 40 programs 17 to 1
47 Lasell CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton, MA $10,960 386 Master's 11 programs 13 to 1
48 Bay Path UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLongmeadow, MA $14,670 1,521 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 28 programs 12 to 1
49 Anna Maria CollegePrivate, 4 yearsPaxton, MA $10,530 327 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 22 programs 12 to 1
50 American International CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $11,639 1,816 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 43 programs 16 to 1
51 Northeastern University Lifelong Learning NetworkPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $25,134 7,906 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 49 programs 12 to 1
52 Cambridge CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $14,731 1,504 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 37 programs 11 to 1
- Becker CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $20,962 15 Master's 3 programs 16 to 1
- National Graduate School of Quality ManagementPrivate, 4 yearsFalmouth, MA $20,080 167 - - 10 to 1
- University of Massachusetts-Central OfficePublic, 4 yearsBoston, MA - - Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate - -
- University of Phoenix-MassachusettsPrivate, 4 yearsBraintree, MA $15,640 - Master's 2 programs 3 to 1
- MCPHS UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $23,280 3,098 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 33 programs 16 to 1
- Babson CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBabson Park, MA $89,550 996 Post-BS, Master's 5 programs 14 to 1
- Massachusetts General Hospital Dietetic InternshipPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA - 22 - - -
- Massachusetts School of LawPrivate, 4 yearsAndover, MA $23,850 306 - 1 programs -
- Eastern Nazarene CollegePrivate, 4 yearsQuincy, MA $10,790 188 Master's 10 programs 10 to 1
- Nichols CollegePrivate, 4 yearsDudley, MA $1,538 270 Master's 5 programs 17 to 1
- Northpoint Bible CollegePrivate, 4 yearsHaverhill, MA $11,908 48 Master's 1 programs 20 to 1
- Saint John's SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsBrighton, MA $18,125 116 Master's 3 programs 6 to 1
- New England Law-BostonPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA - 542 - 1 programs -
- Longy School of Music of Bard CollegePrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $44,730 208 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 22 programs 6 to 1
- Regis CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWeston, MA $38,850 1,362 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 15 programs 9 to 1
- Conway School of Landscape DesignPrivate, 4 yearsNorthampton, MA $35,998 14 Master's 1 programs -
- New England College of OptometryPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $21,771 522 Master's, Post-MS 3 programs -
- New England College of Business and FinancePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $18,570 184 Post-BS, Master's 6 programs 13 to 1
- Pope St John XXIII National SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsWeston, MA $23,000 60 Master's 1 programs -
- The New England Conservatory of MusicPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $50,460 370 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 21 programs 5 to 1
- Mount Ida CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton, MA $11,340 33 - - 13 to 1
- Hult International Business SchoolPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $46,307 2,491 Master's 4 programs 14 to 1
- Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of TheologyPrivate, 4 yearsBrookline, MA $22,490 87 Master's 4 programs 8 to 1
- Hebrew CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton Centre, MA $29,585 132 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 11 programs 1 to 1
- MGH Institute of Health ProfessionsPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $50,565 1,035 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 25 programs 10 to 1
- William James CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton, MA $40,630 751 Post-BS, Master's 9 programs 7 to 1
- Gordon-Conwell Theological SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsSouth Hamilton, MA $20,200 1,696 Post-BS, Master's 13 programs -
- Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis IncPrivate, 4 yearsBrookline, MA $18,730 135 Master's, Post-MS 6 programs -
- University of Massachusetts Medical School WorcesterPublic, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $36,604
($25,364 Residents)
1,185 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 7 programs -
- Boston Architectural CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $24,994 326 Master's 4 programs 3 to 1
- Massachusetts Maritime AcademyPublic, 4 yearsBuzzards Bay, MA $16,234 93 Master's 2 programs 16 to 1
- Berklee College of MusicPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $44,408 563 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 15 programs 10 to 1
- Springfield College-School of Professional and Continuing StudiesPrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $16,848 261 Master's 4 programs 10 to 1
- Massachusetts College of Art and DesignPublic, 4 yearsBoston, MA $23,400 133 Post-BS, Master's 8 programs 10 to 1
- Fisher CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $25,972 36 Master's 1 programs 16 to 1
Average$13,202 Residents
$26,518 Out-of-State
143,576 - 35 programs 12.09 to 1
*Massachusetts college ranking
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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Graduate Programs at Massachusetts Best Colleges

View Graduate Programs at the best colleges in Massachusetts

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1. Harvard UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA

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2. Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA

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3. Williams CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWilliamstown, MA

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5. Tufts UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMedford, MA

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7. Boston UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA

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8. Boston CollegePrivate, 4 yearsChestnut Hill, MA

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