Becker College

Worcester, Massachusetts

Becker College Overview

Student population

Address61 Sever St
Worcester, MA
School Websitewww.becker.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Becker College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Worcester, Massachusetts that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,916 students applied to Becker College. Of those students, 2,598 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Becker College was $35,600, in addition to fees of $3,600. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Becker College.

Becker College has a 45% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Becker College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Becker College acceptance rate is 66%. To put this into perspective, 2,598 of the 3,916 students who applied to Becker College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Becker College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Becker College had an SAT score between the range of 980 and 1,180. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Becker College was between 20 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Becker College as part of their application.

Becker College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Becker College, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,600. Combined with fees of $3,600, room and board costs of $13,800, other expenses of $3,200 and the $960 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $39,200 in tuition.

Students at Becker College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Becker College was $4,453 last year, with 39% of students being awarded federal aid.

Becker College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio16:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Becker College.

Becker College has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Massachusetts residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside in Massachusetts. However, 44% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Becker College is 16:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Becker College Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
PSYCHOLOGY
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
AGRICULTURAL/ANIMAL/PLANT/VETERINARY SCIENCE AND RELATED FIELDS
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
EDUCATION
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES

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