University of Massachusetts Boston Comparison

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University of Massachusetts-Boston
Location Boston, MA
Setting Large City
Enrollment 15,586
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #448
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


University of Massachusetts-Boston
Tuition (In State) $14,542
Tuition (Out of State) $35,515
Room & Board $16,896
Avg Net Price $17,123
Avg Grant Aid $11,104
% Receiving Grant Aid 99%


University of Massachusetts-Boston
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 19,512
Admitted 15,757
Acceptance Rate 80.8%
Enrolled % 15.5%
Avg High School GPA 3.35
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Challenging
Applicant Competition
ACT Range 24/29
SAT Range 1080/1300
Submit Test Scores Not required for admission, but considered if submitted (Test Optional)
Application Deadline Feb 15, 2024


University of Massachusetts-Boston
Student to Faculty Ratio 16:1
Popular Majors
  • Business (20%)
  • Health Professions (16%)
  • Social Sciences (14%)
  • Psychology (11%)
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting (7%)


University of Massachusetts-Boston
Graduation Rate 40%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $51,200
Making Student Loan Payments 58%
Median Student Loan Debt $22,060
Median Loan Payment $228


University of Massachusetts-Boston
% Men 41%
% Women 59%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 36%
% Black 16%
% Hispanic 14%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 12%
% Unknown Race 7%


University of Massachusetts-Boston
% In-State 78%
% Out-of-State 14%


University of Massachusetts-Boston
Campus Housing No
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan No
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard