Best Colleges in Massachusetts - Acceptance Rate, SAT Score Range, ACT Score Range, Location, Address

Best Colleges in Massachusetts
16 college(s) found. Showing 1 - 16.
The results are sorted by US News rankings for Best National Universities.
#2 in National Universities
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Federal School Code 002155OPE ID 00215500

Private

Net Price: $15,561

In-State Fee: $50,420

Out-of-State Fee: $50,420
#3 in National Universities
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Federal School Code 002178OPE ID 00217800

Private

Net Price: $18,278

In-State Fee: $51,832

Out-of-State Fee: $51,832
#29 in National Universities
Tufts University, Medford, MA
Federal School Code 002219OPE ID 00221900

Private

Net Price: $31,485

In-State Fee: $56,382

Out-of-State Fee: $56,382
#37 in National Universities
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
Federal School Code 002128OPE ID 00212800

Private

Net Price: $33,562

In-State Fee: $55,464

Out-of-State Fee: $55,464
#40 in National Universities
Boston University, Boston, MA
Federal School Code 002130OPE ID 00213000

Private

Net Price: $30,729

In-State Fee: $53,948

Out-of-State Fee: $53,948
#40 in National Universities
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
Federal School Code 002133OPE ID 00213300

Private

Net Price: $37,688

In-State Fee: $55,395

Out-of-State Fee: $55,395
#40 in National Universities
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Federal School Code 002199OPE ID 00219900

Private

Net Price: $31,855

In-State Fee: $51,522

Out-of-State Fee: $51,522
#64 in National Universities
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst, MA
Federal School Code 002221OPE ID 00222100

PUBLIC

Net Price: $21,396

In-State Fee: $15,887

Out-of-State Fee: $34,570
#64 in National Universities
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA
Federal School Code 002233OPE ID 00223300

Private

Net Price: $41,390

In-State Fee: $50,530

Out-of-State Fee: $50,530
#91 in National Universities
Clark University, Worcester, MA
Federal School Code 002139OPE ID 00213900

Private

Net Price: $28,455

In-State Fee: $45,730

Out-of-State Fee: $45,730
#125 in National Universities
Simmons University, Boston, MA
Federal School Code 002208OPE ID 00220800

Private

Net Price: $28,568

In-State Fee: $40,850

Out-of-State Fee: $40,850
#179 in National Universities
University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Lowell, MA
Federal School Code 002161OPE ID 00216100

PUBLIC

Net Price: $18,882

In-State Fee: $15,180

Out-of-State Fee: $32,827
#218 in National Universities
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, MA
Federal School Code 002210OPE ID 00221000

PUBLIC

Net Price: $19,516

In-State Fee: $13,921

Out-of-State Fee: $29,141
#218 in National Universities
Western New England University, Springfield, MA
Federal School Code 002226OPE ID 00222600

Private

Net Price: $29,941

In-State Fee: $36,804

Out-of-State Fee: $36,804
#228 in National Universities
University of Massachusetts-Boston, Boston, MA
Federal School Code 002222OPE ID 00222200

PUBLIC

Net Price: $13,369

In-State Fee: $14,167

Out-of-State Fee: $33,966
#246 in National Universities
Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
Federal School Code 002160OPE ID 00216000

Private

Net Price: $32,289

In-State Fee: $27,975

Out-of-State Fee: $27,975
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