Massachusetts Graduate Schools

2022 Massachusetts Graduate Schools Statistics

In Massachusetts State, there are 187 colleges and universities - 44 public and 143 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 144,565 students are attending Massachusetts Graduate Schools and the average students to faculty ratio is 11.67 to 1. The 2022 average graduate school tuition & fees at Massachusetts Graduate Schools is $13,768 for Massachusetts residents and $27,535 for out-of-state students. The next table shows the 2021-2022 statistics for Massachusetts Graduate Schools.
Massachusetts Graduate Schools Statistics
academic year 2021-2022
Number of Schools187 schools
By Types44 public, 143 private
By Levels176 undergraduate schools
85 graduate schools
By Categories
(where graduate program offered)
17 National Universities
8 Liberal Arts Colleges
8 Law Schools
4 Medical Schools
Tuition & fees
Undergraduate$9,872 Massachusetts residents
$27,162 out-of-state
Graduate$13,768 Massachusetts residents
$27,535 out-of-state
Student Population485,447
Undergraduate340,576
Graduate144,871
Students to Faculty Ratio11.67 to 1

Massachusetts Graduate Schools Comparison By Rank, Tuition, and Admission

The 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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2021-2022 Massachusetts Graduate Schools Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsOffered Degree/ProgramsNumber of Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
1 Harvard UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $52,170 21,864 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 368 programs 5 to 1
2 Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $58,967 6,893 Master's, Doctorate 118 programs 3 to 1
3 Williams CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWilliamstown, MA $59,728 25 Master's 39 programs 6 to 1
5 Tufts UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsMedford, MA $55,216 6,105 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 219 programs 10 to 1
7 Boston UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $59,418 15,846 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 415 programs 10 to 1
8 Boston CollegePrivate, 4 yearsChestnut Hill, MA $32,722 5,154 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 161 programs 14 to 1
9 Northeastern UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $26,095 7,749 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 172 programs 14 to 1
10 Brandeis UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWaltham, MA $53,618 1,947 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 116 programs 10 to 1
11 Bentley UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWaltham, MA $42,200 1,116 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 54 programs 11 to 1
12 Mount Holyoke CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSouth Hadley, MA $25,983 125 Post-BS, Master's 53 programs 9 to 1
13 Emerson CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $31,910 1,407 Master's 39 programs 13 to 1
14 University of Massachusetts-LowellPublic, 4 yearsLowell, MA $26,990
($15,210 Residents)
4,337 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 184 programs 19 to 1
15 Smith CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNorthampton, MA $55,830 321 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 60 programs 7 to 1
16 University of Massachusetts-AmherstPublic, 4 yearsAmherst, MA $32,809
($16,251 Residents)
7,409 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 290 programs 17 to 1
18 Suffolk UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $39,813 2,433 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 138 programs 14 to 1
19 Worcester Polytechnic InstitutePrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $29,040 2,028 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 112 programs 13 to 1
21 University of Massachusetts-DartmouthPublic, 4 yearsNorth Dartmouth, MA $30,153
($16,965 Residents)
1,842 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 137 programs 15 to 1
22 Simmons UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $21,546 4,527 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 136 programs 9 to 1
23 Westfield State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsWestfield, MA $6,696 762 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 88 programs 15 to 1
24 Springfield CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $33,535 880 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 78 programs 12 to 1
25 Massachusetts College of Liberal ArtsPublic, 4 yearsNorth Adams, MA $7,347
($7,056 Residents)
126 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 25 programs 10 to 1
26 Gordon CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWenham, MA $6,400 365 Master's, Post-MS 49 programs 10 to 1
27 Emmanuel CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $14,319 108 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 51 programs 13 to 1
28 Wentworth Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $38,600 167 Master's 32 programs 16 to 1
29 Bridgewater State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsBridgewater, MA $11,397 1,623 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 104 programs 19 to 1
30 Salem State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsSalem, MA $10,477
($8,857 Residents)
1,526 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 145 programs 14 to 1
31 Fitchburg State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsFitchburg, MA $6,012 2,913 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 107 programs 14 to 1
32 Clark UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $47,730 1,172 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 78 programs 9 to 1
33 Curry CollegePrivate, 4 yearsMilton, MA $15,114 204 Master's, Post-MS 30 programs 12 to 1
34 Western New England UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $26,640 1,121 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 87 programs 12 to 1
36 Stonehill CollegePrivate, 4 yearsEaston, MA $32,077 76 Master's 46 programs 11 to 1
37 Endicott CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBeverly, MA $12,746 1,211 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 67 programs 13 to 1
38 Assumption UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $13,856 421 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 87 programs 13 to 1
39 Lesley UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $19,050 2,339 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 98 programs 9 to 1
41 College of Our Lady of the ElmsPrivate, 4 yearsChicopee, MA $16,017 325 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 47 programs 12 to 1
42 Framingham State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsFramingham, MA $17,460
($12,090 Residents)
1,356 Post-BS, Master's 71 programs 13 to 1
43 Pine Manor CollegePrivate, 4 yearsChestnut Hill, MA $13,310 15 Master's 22 programs 10 to 1
44 Merrimack CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNorth Andover, MA $32,444 1,216 Master's, Post-MS 95 programs 15 to 1
45 University of Massachusetts-BostonPublic, 4 yearsBoston, MA $36,485
($18,938 Residents)
3,388 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 143 programs 17 to 1
46 Worcester State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $5,796 766 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 71 programs 16 to 1
47 Lasell UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsNewton, MA $11,268 459 Master's 47 programs 15 to 1
48 Bay Path UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLongmeadow, MA $19,235 1,429 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 59 programs 12 to 1
49 Anna Maria CollegePrivate, 4 yearsPaxton, MA $10,530 366 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 59 programs 12 to 1
50 American International CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $12,717 1,231 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 78 programs 18 to 1
51 Northeastern University Lifelong Learning NetworkPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $24,938 8,072 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 80 programs 14 to 1
52 Cambridge CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $16,409 1,599 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 45 programs 10 to 1
- Andover Newton Theological SchoolPrivate, 4 yearsLexington, MA $14,990 11 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 6 programs -
- Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis IncPrivate, 4 yearsBrookline, MA $20,890 142 Master's, Post-MS 6 programs -
- Northpoint Bible CollegePrivate, 4 yearsHaverhill, MA $12,538 36 Master's 4 programs 9 to 1
- New England College of OptometryPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $21,771 528 Master's, Post-MS 4 programs -
- University of Massachusetts Medical School WorcesterPublic, 4 yearsWorcester, MA $38,156
($26,113 Residents)
1,292 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 7 programs -
- Regis CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWeston, MA $29,405 2,153 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 38 programs 10 to 1
- Gordon-Conwell Theological SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsSouth Hamilton, MA $23,005 1,489 Post-BS, Master's 13 programs -
- Massachusetts School of LawPrivate, 4 yearsAndover, MA $23,850 295 - 1 programs -
- New England Law-BostonPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA - 904 - 1 programs -
- William James CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton, MA $34,900 775 Post-BS, Master's 10 programs 7 to 1
- Eastern Nazarene CollegePrivate, 4 yearsQuincy, MA $10,815 158 Master's 54 programs 10 to 1
- Saint John's SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsBrighton, MA $20,500 83 Master's 4 programs 4 to 1
- Massachusetts General Hospital Dietetic InternshipPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA - 22 - - -
- Nichols CollegePrivate, 4 yearsDudley, MA $1,075 239 Master's 23 programs 16 to 1
- Hebrew CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton Centre, MA $32,120 111 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 13 programs 1 to 1
- Babson CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWellesley, MA $89,550 883 Post-BS, Master's 6 programs 14 to 1
- MCPHS UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $24,060 3,531 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 59 programs 13 to 1
- National Graduate School of Quality ManagementPrivate, 4 yearsFalmouth, MA $20,080 167 - - 10 to 1
- MGH Institute of Health ProfessionsPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $69,686 1,099 Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate 26 programs 10 to 1
- Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of TheologyPrivate, 4 yearsBrookline, MA $22,490 80 Master's 13 programs 8 to 1
- University of Massachusetts-Central OfficePublic, 4 yearsBoston, MA - - Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS, Doctorate - -
- Springfield College-Regional, Online, and Continuing EducationPrivate, 4 yearsSpringfield, MA $18,360 163 Master's 9 programs 9 to 1
- Fisher CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $26,812 108 Master's 39 programs 11 to 1
- Hult International Business SchoolPrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $43,577 1,190 Master's 5 programs 14 to 1
- Massachusetts College of Art and DesignPublic, 4 yearsBoston, MA $24,000 124 Post-BS, Master's 30 programs 9 to 1
- Mount Ida CollegePrivate, 4 yearsNewton, MA $11,340 33 - - 13 to 1
- New England College of Business and FinancePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $18,570 184 Post-BS, Master's 13 programs 13 to 1
- Berklee College of MusicPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $47,047 627 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 32 programs 9 to 1
- Longy School of Music of Bard CollegePrivate, 4 yearsCambridge, MA $48,800 162 Post-BS, Master's, Post-MS 29 programs 3 to 1
- Boston Architectural CollegePrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $26,220 406 Master's 9 programs 5 to 1
- The New England Conservatory of MusicPrivate, 4 yearsBoston, MA $53,730 297 Post-BS, Master's, Doctorate 32 programs 4 to 1
- Massachusetts Maritime AcademyPublic, 4 yearsBuzzards Bay, MA $19,984
($17,372 Residents)
99 Master's 9 programs 14 to 1
- Conway School of Landscape DesignPrivate, 4 yearsNorthampton, MA $35,998 13 Master's 1 programs -
- Pope St John XXIII National SeminaryPrivate, 4 yearsWeston, MA $24,500 54 Master's 1 programs -
Average$13,768 Residents
$27,535 Out-of-State
144,565 - 43 programs 11.67 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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