Becker is a private college located in Worcester, Massachusetts. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,565 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Becker acceptance rate is 65%. Popular majors include Veterinary Technician and Assistant, Game and Interactive Media Design, and Nursing. Graduating 35% of students, Becker alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,900.
NCAA Division III (with football)
Commonwealth Coast Conference
High School GPA
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Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.29 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.30 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.30 responses
Most Popular Majors
Veterinary Technician and Assistant80 Graduates
Game and Interactive Media Design76 Graduates
Business Administration and Management44 Graduates
Health Service Preparatory Studies28 Graduates
Animal Training23 Graduates
Sport and Fitness Management15 Graduates
Kinesiology and Exercise Science12 Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say they don't have Greek life.30 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.44 responses
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Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.25 responses
Becker College Reviews
I am a freshman, but I've been on campus a few times these past months. The professors are incredibly helpful with helping me adjust seeing that I'm not from here or the area. They have a wide variety of foods, all heathey and delicious. They even have options for vegans and vegetarians which is great because nobody likes eating plain salad everyday! The dorms are comfortable and it seems like everyone here is super open minded. I have yet to meet someone who discriminates against me or my equals.
I love Becker. I am in the adult accelerated program and feel that, for the most part, I am getting my money's worth. My professors are knowledgeable, and are often formidable forces in their fields (one of my professors is the VP of Accounts for a prominent local business, and another is in upper management in the Risk Management Department at a large local insurance company). I enjoy knowing that the professors I'm learning from have taken what they are teaching, applied it in their lives and were successful. Also, I love the fact that I have lots options for both online and in-person classes. The tuition is a bit high and the buildings do need some remodeling (especially the parking areas!), but overall I am enjoying my experience at Becker quite a bit!
I will become an incoming student athlete at Becker this fall. I have been to campus twice, and have met with plenty of student athletes, and general students. They were all very nice. I stayed in the dorms. They were good. The food was ok, but the town provided plenty of good alternatives for food. The city life makes things interesting. I look forward to coming here in the fall. As a student athlete, it should provide me with a college sports life, and a normal general academic life.