Massasoit Community College

Undergraduates: 8573
Setting: Large two-year
In-state Tuition: $576.00
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,520.00
Student/Faculty Ratio: 18:01
SAT / ACT / GPA: 1665 / 36 / 2.5
Public/Private: Public
Male/Female Ratio: 44:56
Campus Housing: No
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Campus Housing: No
Acceptance Rate: 100%

Massasoit Community College was founded in 1966, and named for Massasoit, the Great Sachem of the Wampanoag

We at Massasoit Community College pride ourselves in our tradition of excellence and in our historic mission of accepting all who desire to learn. We are dedicated to creating a challenging and supportive environment where the members of our community can attain their educational and personal goals. We encourage all to take responsibility for their learning, to discover their potential, and to achieve their ambitions. Recognizing that our diversity is an important source of our strength, we respond to the needs of our community and expect that everyone at Massasoit respects the rights and affirms the dignity of all people. We strive to construct a safe and trustful environment where together we can engage in open dialogue.

Massasoit Community College in Brockton, Massachusetts, is one of the largest community colleges in the state. Students may complete the first two years of their bachelor�s, get a professional degree or certificate, or take personal enrichment classes. Massasoit�s academic departments include: Emergent Technologies Science and Mathematics Humanities and Fine Arts Public Service Information Technology Students may earn an associate�s degree through these and other departments. They may also obtain a vocational certificate in medical, technical and other fields. At Massasoit�s Senior Center, senior citizens may take classes in everything from yoga to the performing arts. Massasoit�s campus life activities include more than 30 student clubs and organizations. Massasoit is also home to an art museum. Massasoit Community College has an open admissions policy for many programs, which means that anyone with a high school diploma or GED may enroll. However, many of Massasoit�s medical programs, such as Dental Assisting, Phlebotomy and Medical Assisting, have additional requirements. These include completion of pre-requisite courses like Anatomy and Physiology and Biology. Massasoit awards numerous types of financial aid, including federal loans and federal and state grants. There are also scholarships, student loans, work-study programs and tuition waivers for senior citizens, veterans and others. To apply for federal aid programs like loans and grants, students must submit a FAFSA.

Urban, 100 acres (0.40 km2) Suburban, 18 acres

Christine E. Canavan (A.S. 1983), member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives (1993�present) Jim Craig, member of the "Miracle on Ice" USA Hockey team in the 1980 Winter Olympics, and NHL player from 1979 to 1984. Transferred to Boston University after his freshman year. Jim Mann, Major League Baseball player, 2000�2003 John Murphy, assistant coach of the Major League Soccer teams New England Revolution, Columbus Crew and Colorado Rapids

Chief_administrator: Dr. Charles Wall (President)
Fax: 5084271255
Phone: 5085889100
Geographic region: New England CT ME MA NH RI VT
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Undergraduate application fee: $0.00
Graduate application fee: $0.00
Member of National Athletic Association: Yes
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA): No
Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIC): No
Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA): No
Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA): No
Member of National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA): No