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%
#21 American International College

Springfield, Private Not For Profit

$21,218 60%
#22 Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

Brookline, Private Not For Profit

$21,826 44%
#23 Bay Path College

Longmeadow, Private Not For Profit

$22,740 54%
#24 University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, Public Not For Profit

$22,927 25%
#25 College of Our Lady of the Elms

Chicopee, Private Not For Profit

$23,871 54%
#26 Fisher College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$23,981 52%
#27 Anna Maria College

Paxton, Private Not For Profit

$24,796 54%
#28 Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Boston, Public Not For Profit

$25,188 15%
#29 Zion Bible College

Haverhill, Private Not For Profit

$25,405 -3%
#30 Tufts University

Medford, Private Not For Profit

$26,280 65%
#31 Boston Architectural College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$26,640 30%
#32 Cambridge College

Cambridge, Private Not For Profit

$26,993 4%
#33 Mount Ida College

Newton, Private Not For Profit

$27,631 45%
#34 Laboure College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$27,743 46%
#35 Babson College

Wellesley, Private Not For Profit

$28,325 60%
#36 Boston College

Chestnut Hill, Private Not For Profit

$28,354 62%
#37 Lasell College

Newton, Private Not For Profit

$28,404 47%
#38 Nichols College

Dudley, Private Not For Profit

$28,532 45%
#39 The New England Institute of Art

Brookline, Private For Profit

$28,545 -8%
#40 Curry College

Milton, Private Not For Profit

$28,766 50%
#41 Wheelock College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$28,829 45%
#42 Smith College

Northampton, Private Not For Profit

$28,905 60%
#43 Gordon College

Wenham, Private Not For Profit

$29,047 43%
#44 Assumption College

Worcester, Private Not For Profit

$29,305 48%
#45 Boston University

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$29,479 60%
#46 Wheaton College

Norton, Private Not For Profit

$29,688 57%
#47 Springfield College

Springfield, Private Not For Profit

$29,706 44%
#48 Emmanuel College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$29,946 48%
#49 Western New England University

Springfield, Private Not For Profit

$30,071 44%
#50 Clark University

Worcester, Private Not For Profit

$30,158 48%
#51 Simmons University

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$30,841 47%
#52 Bay State College

Boston, Private For Profit

$30,956 19%
#53 Montserrat College of Art

Beverly, Private Not For Profit

$31,116 36%
#54 Mount Holyoke College

South Hadley, Private Not For Profit

$32,008 53%
#55 Regis College

Weston, Private Not For Profit

$32,047 46%
#56 Dean College

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$32,077 45%
#57 Becker College

Worcester, Private Not For Profit

$32,915 40%
#58 Suffolk University

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$33,105 44%
#59 Lesley University

Cambridge, Private Not For Profit

$33,524 28%
#60 Merrimack College

North Andover, Private Not For Profit

$34,378 43%
#61 College of the Holy Cross

Worcester, Private Not For Profit

$34,627 51%
#62 Olin College of Engineering

Needham, Private Not For Profit

$35,310 51%
#63 Stonehill College

Easton, Private Not For Profit

$35,409 43%
#64 Hampshire College

Amherst, Private Not For Profit

$35,499 47%
#65 Longy School of Music

Cambridge, Private Not For Profit

$35,717 36%
#66 Northeastern University

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$36,479 49%
#67 Endicott College

Beverly, Private Not For Profit

$36,498 29%
#68 Brandeis University

Waltham, Private Not For Profit

$37,264 50%
#69 Wentworth Institute of Technology

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$37,322 27%
#70 Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$39,112 27%
#71 Bard College at Simon's Rock

Great Barrington, Private Not For Profit

$39,176 47%
#72 School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$39,340 32%
#73 Bentley University

Waltham, Private Not For Profit

$41,582 41%
#74 Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, Private Not For Profit

$42,393 38%
#75 The Boston Conservatory

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$42,649 31%
#76 Berklee College of Music

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$43,744 32%
#77 Emerson College

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$46,381 33%
#78 The New England Conservatory of Music

Boston, Private Not For Profit

$46,620 31%