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2023 Best College Locations in Massachusetts

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  1. #3 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Boston University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    3515 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Boston University is one of the best universities in the nation! The students welcome you with open arms and are eager to meet new people from different year levels, so it is very easy for people to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $29,154,

    SAT Range: 1310-1500,

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  3. #6 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Northeastern University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    3610 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love it here! I really do! At first, I was quite hesitant but after a few days, I'm incredibly proud to go to Northeastern and I've found my place here. For a school in a major city, Northeastern....

    Read 3610 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $37,738,

    SAT Range: 1410-1540,

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  5. #8 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Fisher College

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    216 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The professors are caring and want to see their students succeed. If they feel a student is starting to show signs of burn out they will reach out and make it known the student's participation and...The administration are helpful and do what they can when asked for assistance.This school has the most diversity I have ever seen on a college campus. There is a high number of foreign exchange students and people from all over the U.S.There are many on campus resources such as, free tutoring, the health service office, 24 hour computer and printer access and much more.This school truly wants to help its students. Many of the students take the resources and professors for granted..

    Read 216 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $25,227,

    SAT Range: 820-1060,

  6. #9 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Berklee College of Music

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    1151 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The environment of Boston, specifically of Berklee and Boston Conservatroy at Berklee, are unlike any other "campus" I've stepped onto. Being in the middle of such a vibrant city is like nothing...Like all schools though, especially with musicians, administration does not run as smoothly as I, and many of my peers, believe it should. That being said, I do not regret my decision to attend this school in the slightest!.

    Read 1151 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 52%,

    Net Price: $42,952,

  7. #10 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    4 Year,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    651 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Currently reaching near the middle of my time here, and this school truly works you to the bone. The baseline of this place is that everyone is very smart. Some are decently smart and work hard...The students are very diverse. Some come in "normal", others finally get to truly express the weird and unique that they've been suppressing their whole lives. The campus is extremely welcoming and...The academics are exceedingly difficult by content and pace. The problem set difficulty are elevated beyond a typical school's, and they force you to collaborate with others. Everyone must...I was finally able to satisfy my love for learning here. Truly an amazing and unique school!.

    Read 651 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $19,998,

    SAT Range: 1510-1580,

  8. #11 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Massachusetts College of Art & Design

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    522 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience so far at MassArt has been a pretty interesting experience so far. My first semester was hard due to the fact that I didn't know how to manage time, what to do and when to do it. This....

    Read 522 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $23,396,

    SAT Range: 970-1160,

  9. #14 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Hult International Business School

    4 Year,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    88 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Hult International Business School offers an amazing academic environment, where students can interact in a personal matter with professors and staff, as well as other students in clubs and...Apart from that, you get to meet people from all over the world! I mean, I have now met friends from Norway or Greenland, to Colombia and Turkey. Literally from all over the world! In terms of food in campus, I honestly thing is 10/10. There is a lot of variety if you want to eat something healthy, fast food, or eat a dish from another culture! The staff in the cafeteria are so....

    Read 88 reviews.

    Acceptance Rate: 45%,

    Net Price: $46,763,

  10. #16 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Tufts University

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    4 Year,

    MEDFORD, MA,

    1042 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Tufts University is a great school and let me tell you why. The amount of financial resources and community resources available for low-income first-generation students is shocking. Although the...What does it mean to be who you want to be? That's the best part. Anyone you want to be! If you want to have some strange outfit or follow a certain fashion trend you don't get hate for it (you will....

    Read 1042 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 16%,

    Net Price: $32,720,

    SAT Range: 1380-1530,

  11. #17 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Boston College

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    4 Year,

    CHESTNUT HILL, MA,

    1548 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved BC. It provided me with a top-notch education in the humanities, and I will continue to stay in touch with many of my professors even as a graduate. BC also provided me with the resources to...The party scene was pretty great, and as long as you join a club or sport, you should have no problem finding an upperclassman to host you. Many students are, alas, quite “basic” and superficial,...My biggest complaint is the administration. Other reviewers are unfortunately not being overdramatic by saying that the highest levels of administration don’t legitimately care about students’....

    Read 1548 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 26%,

    Net Price: $30,192,

    SAT Range: 1330-1500,

  12. #21 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Lasell University

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    4 Year,

    NEWTON, MA,

    559 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Lasell University has truly been such a wonderful community and a home to have been part of for my first two years here! This school has provided me with the most amazing opportunities and industry....

    Read 559 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $27,007,

    SAT Range: 980-1180,

  13. #22 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    University of Massachusetts Boston

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    1383 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I have liked my experience so far at UMass Boston. I signed up to participate in the Freshmen Success Community (FSC) and it has opened so many doors for me. It has allowed for me to be able to be a....

    Read 1383 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $17,231,

    SAT Range: 1040-1220,

  14. #24 Best College Locations in Massachusetts.

    Elms College

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    4 Year,

    CHICOPEE, MA,

    313 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I go to the school of nursing at elms and it’s been a great experience. The college is very small with with well educated staff who are friendly and easy to communicate with. My Professors are easy....

    Read 313 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $25,340,

    SAT Range: 1000-1170,

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