Massasoit Community College

Brockton, MA 02302

Massasoit Community College (MCC) is located in Brockton, Massachusetts. MCC was established in 1966, and it currently serves over 7,000 students. The school has several associate degree programs for students to consider. There are many different areas of study, and the school also has many certificate programs that students can look into. MCC has many one-year or short-term certificate programs as well as job skills training courses that can help students to advance their careers. This school also has an athletics department and competes as part of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Students can enjoy a very complete college experience at this community college.

The MCC nursing program allows students to pursue an associate in science degree in nursing. Students can pursue this program by either taking full-time courses, or they can enroll on a part-time basis. LPN to associate degree advanced placement options are also available. The curriculum of this nursing program involves many classroom experiences and clinical programs. The clinical portions of the nursing program will take place at local hospitals and health agencies in partnership with MCC. The MCC nursing program is approved by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing and is fully accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Nursing in Education (ACEN). 

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate60%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 13 93
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 81.1%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
12/01/1971 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1971 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$195/credit
In State Students$195/credit
Out of State Students$401/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $8,775 $8,775 $18,045
ADN 70 $13,650 $13,650 $28,070
BSN 125 $24,375 $24,375 $50,125
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 71% of Massasoit Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 44% $4,341
Other Federal Grant 2% $395
State Grant & Scholarships 50% $872
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 19% $450
Federal Student Loans 22% $4,565
Private Loans -- $8,786

$7,853

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,257
$30,001 to $48,000$6,562
$48,001 to $75,000$8,653
$75,001 to $110,000$11,232
Over $110,000$11,586

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Student Population

7,154

Undergrads

0

Graduates

4,021

Women

3,133

Men

41%

Full-time

59%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
50%
Black/African American
29%
Race/ethnicity unknown
8%
Hispanic
8%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
2%
Non-resident alien
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

Relevant scholarships

MARILN Professional Scholarship Award

Applicants must be Massachusetts or Rhode Island residents and have lived in Massachusetts or Rhode Island for at least four years before having entered that practical nursing program. They must ...

Massachusetts Long Term Care Foundation Scholarship

Applicant must work in a nursing home or assisted living residence in Massachusetts and must have worked there for at least one year.

American Legion-Massachusetts Scholarship

Applicant must be the child or grandchild of a Department of Massachusetts Legion member in good standing. One award is for nursing only.


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Massachusetts state board of nursing.

Massasoit Community College
One Massasoit Boulevard
Brockton, MA 02302
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