Massasoit Community College
Brockton, MA 02302-3996

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 7,471
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 17:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Massasoit Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Massasoit Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $5,520 and in-state students paid $576.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$7,639
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$576
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$5,520
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 70% of Massasoit Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,302 (which is 1.5% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Massasoit Community College in 2016-2017, was 237, which is 22% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,358 (which is 4.4% below the national average.)

$4,302
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,358
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
70%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Massasoit Community College has enrolled a total of 7,471 students (3,116 students full-time and 4,355 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 7,471 students, 442 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 475 students for distance studies.

7,471
Total Enrollment
442
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 53%

Black/African American: 27%

Hispanic: 7%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 2%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Massasoit Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 18% 499 165
Health Professions And Related Programs 14% 399
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 13% 380 0
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 13% 354 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 12% 331 99
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 4% 106
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 3% 80 24
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 2% 68
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 62
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 2% 48 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

15%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Massasoit Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

15%
Still enrolled
48%
Dropout rate
23%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$26,800
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Massasoit Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $26,800. Last year, out of the total 1,698 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,426 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,731 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,402 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $26,800 $32,500
Employment Rate 84% 81%
Total Graduates 1,698 1,731

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Massasoit Community College.

Quincy College
12.3 mile away
Roxbury Community College
18.4 mile away
Bristol Community College
25.3 mile away