Massachusetts Public Colleges

List of Public Colleges and Universities in Massachusetts

There are 29 public colleges and universities in Massachusetts enrolling 206,582 students. Explore the list below to find the public college match for you. Public college tend to be larger in size and more affordable than private schools when attended by students with Massachusetts state residency.  Massachusetts is home to popular public schools like University of Massachusetts Amherst.


29 results

University of Massachusetts Amherst
M
Amherst, MA
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 30,593enrollment
  • $22,927net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1390SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Bridgewater State University
B
Bridgewater, MA
Bridgewater State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 10,990enrollment
  • $17,323net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 970-1150SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Salem State University
S
Salem, MA
Salem State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 8,338enrollment
  • $17,720net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1160SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.09Avg GPA
Framingham State University
F
Framingham, MA
Framingham State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 5,565enrollment
  • $18,937net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 960-1130SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.16Avg GPA
University of Massachusetts Lowell
M
Lowell, MA
University of Massachusetts Lowell

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 18,242enrollment
  • $18,183net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1320SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
M
North Dartmouth, MA
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 8,513enrollment
  • $18,662net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 990-1190SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA
Westfield State University
W
Westfield, MA
Westfield State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 6,100enrollment
  • $17,149net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 980-1150SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA
University of Massachusetts Boston
M
Boston, MA
University of Massachusetts Boston

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 16,164enrollment
  • $17,511net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Worcester State University
W
Worcester, MA
Worcester State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,217enrollment
  • $16,242net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA
Bunker Hill Community College
B
Boston, MA
Bunker Hill Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 12,522enrollment
  • $8,358net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Fitchburg State University
F
Fitchburg, MA
Fitchburg State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 7,199enrollment
  • $15,237net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 990-1150SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Massachusetts Bay Community College
M
Wellesley Hills, MA
Massachusetts Bay Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,368enrollment
  • $9,322net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Middlesex Community College
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Bedford, MA
 
Middlesex Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,090enrollment
  • $5,294net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
M
Buzzards Bay, MA
Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 1,802enrollment
  • $15,424net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1180SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA
Quincy College
Q
Quincy, MA
 
Quincy College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,500enrollment
  • $15,179net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
M
North Adams, MA
 
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 1,452enrollment
  • $15,418net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 960-1170SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Massachusetts College of Art and Design
M
Boston, MA
 
Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,087enrollment
  • $25,188net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
Massasoit Community College
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Brockton, MA
 
Massasoit Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,995enrollment
  • $8,571net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA