Fast Facts - Fall 2016

Credit Students
Part-time (less than 12 credits) 8,997 68%
Full-time (12+ credits) 4,327 32%
Total 13,324  
Full-time Equivalent (FTE = 15 credits) 7,539.5  
Gender
Women 7,442 56%
Men 5,698 43%
Unknown 184 1%
Average Age: 26  
Race/Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaskan Native 48 <1%
Asian 1,313 10%
Black or African American 3,067 23%
Cape Verdean 190 1%
Hispanic/Latino of any Race 3,068 23%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 18 <1%
Non-Resident Alien 819 6%
Race/Ethnicity Unknown 1,368 10%
Two or More Races 465 3%
White 2,968 22%
Students of Color 8,169 61%
International Students 975  
Students' Home Countries 105  
Academic Programs
Associate in Arts students 6,206 47%
Associate in Science students 4,979 37%
Certificate students 819 6%
Non-Degree/Certificate-seeking (credit) students 1,320 10%
Full time Employee Profile
Faculty 151
Classified Staff 142
Professional Staff 90
Administrators 90
Total 473
Adjunct Faculty Profile*
Mathematics, Behavioral & Social Sciences 118
Professional Studies 141
Nurse Education, Medical Imaging & Respiratory Therapy 40
Science, Engineering & Health Programs 72
Humanities & Learning Communities 175
Total 546
Tuition and Mandatory Fees (Fall 2016)
Tuition (Massachusetts Residents) $24/credit hour 
General College Fee $128/credit hour 
Technology Fee $10/credit hour 
Total $162/credit hour 

 *Duplicated headcount. Faculty may teach in more than one division. 

Fast Facts - Fall 2016

Credit Students
Part-time 8,997 68%
Full-time (12+ credits) 4,327 32%
TOTAL 13,324
Full-time Equivalent (FTE = 15 credits) 7,539.5
Gender
Women 7,442 56%
Men 5,698 43%
Average Age: 26
Race/Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaska Native 48 <1%
Asian 1,313 10%
Black or African American 3,067 23%
Cape Verdean 190 1%
Hispanic/Latino of any race 3,068 23%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 18 <1%
Non-resident alien 819 6%
Race/ethnicity unknown 1,368 10%
Two or more races 465 3%
White 2,968 22%
Students of color 8,169 61%
International Students 975
Students’ Home Countries 105
Academic Programs
Associate in Arts students 6,206 47%
Associate in Science students 4,979 37%
Certificate students 819 6%
Non-Degree/Certificate-seeking (credit) students 1,320 10%
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Tuition and Mandatory Fees (Fall 2016)
Tuition (Massachusetts residents) $24/credit hour
General College Fee $128/credit hour
Technology Fee $10/credit hour
TOTAL $162/credit hour
Tuition and Mandatory Fees (Spring 2017)
Tuition (Massachusetts residents) $24/credit hour
General College Fee $142/credit hour
Technology Fee $10/credit hour
TOTAL $176/credit hour
Full-Time Employee Profile
Faculty 151
Professional Staff 90
Classified Staff 142
Administrators 90