Quincy College
Quincy, MA 02169


Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 5,009
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 18:1
Campus housing No
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


Quincy 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.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Quincy College's tuition was $5,280 for all students regardless of residency (30.8% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year public 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 = $7,496
In State Tuition
National Average = $4,038
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $4,038
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 64% of Quincy College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 54% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,340 (which is 0.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Quincy College in 2016-2017, was 123, which is 31% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,233 (which is 7.1% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,368
Federal Loan
National Average = $4,557
Financial aid
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Quincy College has enrolled a total of 5,009 students (2,005 students full-time and 3,004 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,009 students, 684 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 33% men and 67% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 189 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 43%

Black/African American: 25%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 11%

Hispanic: 7%

Asian: 6%

Non-resident alien: 6%

Two or more races: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Quincy 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
Health Professions And Related Programs 45% 981
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 15% 321
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 11% 244
Education 5% 100
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 89
Science Technologies/technicians 3% 73
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 3% 71
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 42
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 39
Legal Professions And Studies 1% 26

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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 Quincy College full-time students who started class in 2013 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: $25,082

The typical median income of Quincy College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,900. Last year, out of the total 833 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 725 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,018 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 855 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $34,900 $38,700
Employment Rate 87% 84%
Total Graduates 833 1,018

Campus Location

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