University of Massachusetts at BostonSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Boston, MA

$14,613

Avg in-state tuition

$35,075

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Massachusetts at Boston

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of Massachusetts at Boston is a large public university located on an urban campus in Boston, Massachusetts. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 15,989, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 76%. The university offers 44 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 49%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $14,613, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $35,075.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

76% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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16k

Students Enrolled

33%

Online Student Enrollment

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

38%

Black

15%

Hispanic

15%

Asian

12%

Non-U.S. Citizen

11%

Unknown

6%

Two or more races

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

58%

Socio-economic diversity

47% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

47%

State Grant Aid

49%

Institution Grant Aid

75%

Pell Grant

47%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,954
State Grant Aid $1,986
Institution Grant Aid $7,463
Pell Grant Aid $4,580

Financial Outlook

$43k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$23k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.