Best Online Colleges in Massachusetts
The following online schools are the best in Massachusetts, ranked based on their high alumni salaries and annual tuition rates. Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, ranked #1, has the highest reported alumni salary at $121,800. There, undergraduate distance students can pursue a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, or an RN to BSN. Many schools on this list offer affordable online degree options, with the majority offering tuition rates under $15,000 annually.
|Rank||School||Annual Tuition||Mid-Career Salary|
|# 1||Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences||$13,795||$121,800|
|# 2||University of Massachusetts-Lowell||$15,078||$99,800|
|# 4||University of Massachusetts - Amherst||$11,700||$89,600|
|# 5||Framingham State University||$7,540||$82,300|
|# 6||University of Massachusetts-Boston||$12,300||$82,800|
|# 7||Nichols College||$9,900||$82,400|
|# 8||Western New England University||$35,454||$82,500|
|# 9||American International College||$11,850||$76,800|
|# 10||National Graduate School of Quality Management||$14,550||$75,200|
|# 11||Anna Maria College||$9,300||$73,100|
|# 12||Salem State University||$12,975||$73,200|
|# 13||Bridgewater State University||$13,560||$72,900|
|# 14||College of Our Lady of the Elms||$16,182||$70,900|
|# 15||Becker College||$12,900||$69,900|
|# 16||Lesley University||$13,350||$68,000|
|# 17||Fisher College||$11,850||$62,600|
|# 18||Endicott College||$12,192||$54,900|
|# 19||Bay Path University||$12,000||$53,800|
Online Colleges in Massachusetts Ranking Details
For each school, we conducted manual research to provide prospective students with more details about the schools' online programs. Explore online degrees offered and accreditation information below.
- Boston.com. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://archive.boston.com/jobs/galleries/10_hot_jobs_massachusetts/.
- The College Grants Database. Accessed September 20, 2019. https://www.collegegrant.net/massachusetts/.