Colleges & Universities in Massachusetts

The following are amongst the leading colleges in the state of Massachusetts:

American International College is a co-educational private college offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Amherst College is one of the premier liberal arts colleges in the nation, and classified as a most selective institution by the Carnegie Foundation.

Anna Maria College is a member of the Colleges of Worcester Consortium, a group of 12 colleges that allows students to cross register at no additional cost.

Assumption College is widely recognized in the Northeast region for its Business, Education, and Social Rehabilitation programs.

Atlantic Union College is a four-year accredited, coeducational, liberal-arts institution. It is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.

Bentley University is one of the nation's leading business schools. It has been placed 3rd in the Top 25 Most Connected Campuses by The Princeton Review.

Salem State University, located just 15 miles north of Boston, is one of the largest state colleges in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Westfield State University is a member of the National Student Exchange program. The College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Wheelock College has been ranked among the top seven schools for teacher preparation in the U.S. by NCREST.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute is ranked 20th out of 371 schools for being home to some of the "happiest students" in the nation, according to The  Princeton Review.

Worcester State University has been named the “Best College in Worcester County” in Worcester Magazine's Readers Poll.

* For more information please see: Ranking Profile of Massachusetts Colleges.