Becker College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
61 Sever Street
Worcester, MA 01609
(508) 373-9400
(877) 523-2537
Fax: (508) 890-1500

Contact: Michael Perron
Director of Admissions
Main Address
61 Sever Street
Worcester, MA 01609
(877) 523-2537

www.becker.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,728
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 347
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,728

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 62%


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Animal Training A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art B
Interior Design B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Human Resources Management B
Marketing Management B
Travel/Tourism Management B

Communications Technologies

Communications Technologies – General B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) A,B
Preveterinary Medicine B
Veterinarian Assistance A,B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B
Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Becker College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(877) 523-2537
Website:www.becker.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.becker.edu/admissions/apply
Address:61 Sever St, Worcester, MA 01609-2165
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,189
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):24%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,688 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$37,272
Out-of-state Tuition:$37,272
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$18,481

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Becker College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Becker College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences12
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education14
Health Professions and Related Programs262
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Psychology3
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total4342

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Becker College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Becker College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$37,272
Out-of-state$37,272
Books and supplies$960

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,717
Out-of-state$14,717

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid407100%
Grant or scholarship aid407100%$18,481
Student loan aid31978%$11,143

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,81284%$15,479
Federal student loans1,67578%$7,355

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Becker College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Becker College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,4581,7552,703
Percent admitted100%64%66%
Percent admitted who enrolled9%13%7%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Becker College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,189
Undergraduate enrollment2,178
Graduate enrollment11

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Becker College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

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