Colleges in Massachusetts

Colleges in Massachusetts

Whether you know Massachusetts as “The Pilgrim State,” “The Old Colony State,” or as “The Baked Bean State,” it’s embedded in American history as the location of the first colony in New England. Massachusetts is also home to the oldest institution of higher education in the US, Harvard University, which was founded in 1636. Despite being one of the smallest states in the US, there are more than 80 colleges in Massachusetts, largely public or private not-for-profit institutions. This New England state has cold winters and warm summers, and its primary industries are Life Sciences, Finance, Information Technology, and Manufacturing. Top attractions are Martha’s Vineyard, the Freedom Trail, and Cape Cod.
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Located in Boston’s historic north end, the North Bennet Street School is an artisan institution providing hands-on training for students in a number of trades utilizing evolving technology. The school offers nine full time professional training...

Middlesex Community College is a public, 2-year institution established in Lowell, Massachusetts, with a satellite campus located in Bedford. MCC offers over 70 degree and certificate programs, with classes available during the day, evening, weekends...

“…Fun and diverse, just like me.” – Sami from Boston, MA

Hebrew College
Newton Center, MA

Located in the Boston metro area, Hebrew College is a Jewish graduate school in the Hebraist-Zionist tradition dedicated to training rabbis and Jewish community leaders. Hebrew College is home to a Rabbinical School, a School of Jewish Music for...

The oldest graduate school in the United States, Andover Newton Seminary is a Christian grad school affiliated with Yale Divinity School in the greater Boston area. Andover Newton is home to an academic curriculum focused on preparing religious...

“…A vibrant, pluralistic, open and affirming community of scholars of faith, research and reason. Courses are heavy on reading and research, but also collaborative work with classmates. Real world experiences mesh with on-campus and on-line work to...” – J from MA

Lawrence Memorial/Regis College is a private, 2-year institution located in Medford, Massachusetts. The college offers two associate’s degree programs in Nursing and Radiography, a bachelor’s degree program in Nursing, and an MRI Post Graduate...

The Conway School is an academy of landscape design in western Massachusetts. The school features a 10-month master’s degree program in Landscape Design based on the study of ecological practices. The Conway School’s curriculum is built around...

With seven locations throughout Massachusetts, the Springfield College School of Professional and Continuing Studies is a division of Springfield College dedicated to adult students. The school offers bachelor’s degrees in Business Management and...

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital School of Nursing is the only hospital-based institution of nursing education in Massachusetts. In addition to nursing classes in subjects such as Pharmacology, the BHSN curriculum includes a number of general...

Established in 1937, Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology is a private, Christ-centered institution located in Brookline, Massachusetts. Holy Cross offers three master’s degree programs in Divinity, Theological Studies, and...

“…a school where as a christian, especially as an orthodox christian, one can enjoy the simple blessings (yet becoming more and more sparse in this world) of openly praying before a meal as almost all others, making the sign of the cross is anything...” – hellenic college student

The Northeastern University Professional Advancement Network is a business and technology training institution providing experiential learning opportunities to prepare students for career paths in a 21st century job market. The PAN offers over 200...

“…Excellent School for Energy” – Amr from Dorchester, MA

Established in 1884, Saint John's Seminary is a private, Christ-centered institution located in Boston, Massachusetts. Saint John’s and the college’s Theological Institute offer two pre-theology bachelor’s degree programs, a dual degree Master of...

Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis is a private, graduate education institution located in Brookline, Massachusetts. As the only accredited, independent graduate school of psychoanalysis in the United States, BGSP offers eight certificate and...

Established in 1964, Pope St John XXIII National Seminary is a Christ-centered, graduate education institution located in Weston, Massachusetts. The seminary admits men over the age of 30 for a Masters of Divinity degree program, with 1-2 years of...

The Massachusetts General Hospital Dietetic Internship is a medical school internship in Boston dedicated to training entry-level dieticians. The 50-week curriculum encompasses rotations in subjects such as ambulatory care, food systems management,...

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