Massasoit Community College: Review & Facts

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Massasoit Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 7,640 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1966 and is one of the 5 colleges located in Brockton, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
57
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Massasoit Community College.

Massasoit Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 57 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Criminal Justice, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Massasoit Community College is low at 58% (way below Massachusetts average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Massasoit Community College is very low: 21%. About 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Massasoit Community College is decent, 16:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,600
Medium
Average tuition pricing is low, about $5,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Massasoit Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $4,000; which makes it a total of $9,600 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Massasoit Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (508) 588-9100 or check Massasoit Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Massasoit Community College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Massasoit Community 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.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Massasoit Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Massasoit Community College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Massasoit Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Massasoit Community College, One Massasoit Boulevard, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302-3996, USA
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