Montserrat College of Art
Beverly, MA 01915-4508


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 377
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 7%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 271 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
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


Montserrat College of Art 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.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Montserrat College of Art's tuition was $29,500 for all students regardless of residency (10.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

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

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Montserrat College of Art's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 40% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,326 (which is 1.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Montserrat College of Art in 2016-2017, was 70, which is 86% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,620 (which is 4.7% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Montserrat College of Art has enrolled a total of 377 students (356 students full-time and 21 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 377 students, 18 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 26% men and 74% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Race/ethnicity unknown: 44%

White: 42%

Hispanic: 7%

Black/African American: 3%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 4 largest majors offered at Montserrat College of Art.

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
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 70% 21
Education 20% 6
Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services 0% 0
Visual And Performing Arts 0% 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Montserrat College of Art full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Montserrat College of Art graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,700. Last year, out of the total 119 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 119 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 177 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 177 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,700 $30,900
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 119 177

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Montserrat College of Art.

Endicott College
1.8 mile away
Gordon College
3.9 mile away
Merrimack College
15 mile away
Tufts University
15.8 mile away
Suffolk University
16.2 mile away
Emerson College
16.7 mile away