Urban College of Boston
Boston, MA 02111-1093


Type 2 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 860
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
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


Urban College of Boston 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, Urban College of Boston's tuition was $7,104 for all students regardless of residency (46.7% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 2-year private institution)

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Average Net Price
National Average = $18,858
In State Tuition
National Average = $13,335
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $13,335
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Urban College of Boston's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 100% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,887 (which is 34.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Urban College of Boston in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,423
Federal Loan
National Average = $6,526
Financial aid
National Average = 87%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Urban College of Boston has enrolled a total of 860 students (39 students full-time and 821 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 860 students, 10 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 5% men and 95% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Hispanic: 66%

Black/African American: 15%

Asian: 11%

White: 6%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Two or more races: 0%


Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Urban College of Boston.

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
Education 75% 399
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 7% 36
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 3% 17

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $30,457

The typical median income of Urban College of Boston graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,100. Last year, out of the total 63 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 63 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 156 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 123 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $24,100 $24,700
Employment Rate 100% 79%
Total Graduates 63 156

Campus Location

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