Colleges in Massachusetts: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 200 colleges in Massachusetts. This is 2% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Massachusetts with most colleges are Boston, Cambridge, Worcester, Newton and Medford. You may find a list of all categories of Massachusetts colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Massachusetts of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in Massachusetts
Visit the top colleges in Massachusetts. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- Harvard University, Cambridge
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
- Tufts University, Medford
- Boston College, Newton
- Boston University, Boston
- Brandeis University, Waltham
- Northeastern University, Boston
- Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester
- University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst
- Clark University, Worcester
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Massachusetts based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Massachusetts.
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Find in Massachusetts
Colleges of Massachusetts are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Massachusetts colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (22)
- Private Colleges (96)
- Community Colleges (15)
- Universities (31)
- Training Schools (36)