Massachusetts Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Massachusetts by Average Net Price for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Massachusetts by Average Net Price

The lowest net price colleges in Massachusetts are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology leads the list with a $14,581 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018/2019 academic year.

Massachusetts's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$14,581 55%
#2 Pine Manor College

Chestnut Hill, Private Not For Profit

$15,120 67%
#3 Fitchburg State University

Fitchburg, Public Not For Profit

$15,237 34%
#4 Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

North Adams, Public Not For Profit

$15,418 34%
#5 Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Buzzards Bay, Public Not For Profit

$15,424 37%
#6 Worcester State University

Worcester, Public Not For Profit

$16,242 32%
#7 Amherst College

Amherst, Private Not For Profit

$16,339 78%
#8 Westfield State University

Westfield, Public Not For Profit

$17,149 27%
#9 Williams College

Williamstown, Private Not For Profit

$17,303 76%
#10 Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater, Public Not For Profit

$17,323 30%
#11 University of Massachusetts Boston

Boston, Public Not For Profit

$17,511 46%
#12 Salem State University

Salem, Public Not For Profit

$17,720 33%
#13 Harvard University

Cambridge, Private Not For Profit

$18,030 74%
#14 University of Massachusetts Lowell

Lowell, Public Not For Profit

$18,183 39%
#15 Boston Baptist College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$18,263 10%
#16 University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, Public Not For Profit

$18,662 38%
#17 Framingham State University

Framingham, Public Not For Profit

$18,937 24%
#18 Wellesley College

Wellesley, Private Not For Profit

$19,805 73%
#19 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, Private Not For Profit

$20,465 71%
#20 Eastern Nazarene College

Quincy, Private Not For Profit

$20,798 43%