Becker College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Becker College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,830 students enrolled. This college was established in 1784 and is one of the 11 colleges and schools located in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Becker College will give you the option to obtain an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Becker College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Veterinary, Medical Assistant, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
65%
Becker College student retention rate is relatively low at 65% (way below Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Becker College is decent -- 16:1. Read more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,400
Average tuition charges are very high - about $28,900 per academic year. The additional fees at Becker College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,500; this makes it a total of $30,400 a year.

Read the details about Becker College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
According to recent data, 3,350 applications were submitted and 2,088 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Becker College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Becker College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Becker College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B
Becker College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 800 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, around $5,200 annually.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Becker College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Becker College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Becker College Location and Maps



Post Address: Becker College, 61 Sever St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-2165, USA
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