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Massachusetts is the seventh-smallest state in the union, but its influence over the history of the US has far outweighed its size. The area around Plymouth, MA, was explored by John Smith, founder of the first successful English colony in Virginia, and the region that would be called Massachusetts (for the Massachusett Indians) was selected for the second British colony – a group of separatist Puritans who sailed to the New World to complete the work of Reformation they believe the Church of England had abandoned. They found the Native Americans of the area all but wiped out by plague, and more settlements spread to Massachusetts Bay and elsewhere, as colonists unsatisfied with the Puritans’ utopian religious plan defected to places like Rhode Island and Connecticut. Massachusetts, particularly Boston, was at the heart of the American Revolution, with leaders such as John Hancock and John Adams, while the Boston Massacre and the Boston Tea Party stoked the desire for independence. Throughout the 19th century, Massachusetts remained a bastion of progressive thinking and action, leading abolitionism, women’s rights, and public education.

Over the course of its history, Massachusetts has reflected, and often led, each major shift in the American economy, first as a center of agriculture and trade, thanks to its fertile land and well-established ports. And every step of the way, Massachusetts has been led by some of the world’s most prestigious colleges and universities. While the state was still, like most of the US, based on sustenance farming, Massachusetts established some of the nation’s first colleges, including the first, Harvard University. It was this strong foundation of excellent higher education that helped make Massachusetts a leader of the American Revolution, while a strong middle class of merchants and craftsmen – fueled by Boston’s trade – made the fight for equality and an end to nobility possible. In the 19th century, as the Industrial Revolution reached the young US, Massachusetts was led by this solid base, and by two land-grant research institutions, MIT and the University of Massachusetts. And in the 20th century, Massachusetts has built on its history and heritage to become one of the nation’s wealthiest and most innovative states, steeped in technology, finance, healthcare, and entrepreneurship.

Massachusetts has made its mark on the United States and the world through smarts, hard work, and education, and higher education has been built into the commonwealth’s philosophy and worldview. Massachusetts is home to some of the oldest higher education institutions in the nation – not only Harvard, the very first American university, but pioneering liberal arts colleges like Williams and Amherst, and some of the world’s first, most influential women’s colleges, like Mount Holyoke, Wellesley, and Smith – part of the legendary Seven Sisters. Educational innovation has been Massachusetts’ calling card for nearly 400 years, and the 21st century is only beginning.

American International College

Springfield, MA

56.2
College Consensus
45
Publisher Consensus
67.5
Student Consensus
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Amherst College

Amherst, MA

83.4
College Consensus
84.7
Publisher Consensus
82.1
Student Consensus

Andover Newton Theological School

Newton Centre, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Anna Maria College

Paxton, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
63.8
Student Consensus
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Assumption College

Worcester, MA

65.4
College Consensus
60.9
Publisher Consensus
69.9
Student Consensus
Babson college

Babson College

Wellesley, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
75
Student Consensus

Bard College at Simon's Rock

Great Barrington, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
65.3
Student Consensus

Bay Path University

Longmeadow, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
65.7
Student Consensus

Bay State College

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
59
Student Consensus

Becker College

Worcester, MA

53.6
College Consensus
39.6
Publisher Consensus
67.7
Student Consensus

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
73
Student Consensus
bentley

Bentley University

Waltham, MA

74.5
College Consensus
76
Publisher Consensus
73
Student Consensus
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Berklee College of Music

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
72.1
Student Consensus

Boston Architectural College

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
56.9
Student Consensus

Boston Baptist College

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
Boston College

Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA

71.9
College Consensus
69.4
Publisher Consensus
74.4
Student Consensus

Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis Inc

Brookline, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
Boston University

Boston University

Boston, MA

71.1
College Consensus
69.8
Publisher Consensus
72.5
Student Consensus
Brandeis University

Brandeis University

Waltham, MA

70.6
College Consensus
68.5
Publisher Consensus
72.6
Student Consensus
Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater, MA

53.9
College Consensus
44.8
Publisher Consensus
63.1
Student Consensus

Cambridge College

Cambridge, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
66.2
Student Consensus
Clark University

Clark University

Worcester, MA

64.4
College Consensus
57.3
Publisher Consensus
71.5
Student Consensus
elms college

College of Our Lady of the Elms

Chicopee, MA

64.9
College Consensus
54.4
Publisher Consensus
75.3
Student Consensus
holy cross

College of the Holy Cross

Worcester, MA

76.7
College Consensus
74.2
Publisher Consensus
79.2
Student Consensus

Conway School of Landscape Design

Conway, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Curry College

Milton, MA

54.4
College Consensus
43.2
Publisher Consensus
65.6
Student Consensus

Dean College

Franklin, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
60.5
Student Consensus
Eastern Nazarene College

Eastern Nazarene College

Quincy, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
66.5
Student Consensus
emerson

Emerson College

Boston, MA

67.9
College Consensus
64.6
Publisher Consensus
71.2
Student Consensus

Emmanuel College (MA)

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
71.5
Student Consensus

Endicott College

Beverly, MA

64.8
College Consensus
57.7
Publisher Consensus
71.9
Student Consensus

Fisher College

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
68.8
Student Consensus
Fitchburg State

Fitchburg State University

Fitchburg, MA

56.3
College Consensus
43.3
Publisher Consensus
69.3
Student Consensus
framingham state university

Framingham State University

Framingham, MA

53.7
College Consensus
44.9
Publisher Consensus
62.5
Student Consensus

Franklin W Olin College of Engineering

Needham, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
86.6
Student Consensus
Gordon College

Gordon College

Wenham, MA

62.4
College Consensus
49.6
Publisher Consensus
75.2
Student Consensus

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

South Hamilton, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
hampshire college

Hampshire College

Amherst, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
69.1
Student Consensus
Harvard University

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

83.9
College Consensus
89.3
Publisher Consensus
78.5
Student Consensus

Hebrew College

Newton Centre, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Hellenic College-Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

Brookline, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Hult International Business School

Cambridge, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Laboure College

Milton, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
65
Student Consensus
Lasell College

Lasell College

Newton, MA

55.5
College Consensus
45.8
Publisher Consensus
65.3
Student Consensus
Lesley University

Lesley University

Cambridge, MA

55.2
College Consensus
41.7
Publisher Consensus
68.7
Student Consensus

Longy School of Music of Bard College

Cambridge, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
69.9
Student Consensus

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

North Adams, MA

57.6
College Consensus
49.2
Publisher Consensus
65.9
Student Consensus
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

85.7
College Consensus
88.7
Publisher Consensus
82.8
Student Consensus

Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Buzzards Bay, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
65.5
Student Consensus

Massachusetts School of Law

Andover, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

MCPHS University

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
61.4
Student Consensus
Merrimack College

Merrimack College

North Andover, MA

63.5
College Consensus
58.3
Publisher Consensus
68.7
Student Consensus

MGH Institute of Health Professions

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Montserrat College of Art

Beverly, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
69.4
Student Consensus
Mount Holyoke

Mount Holyoke College

South Hadley, MA

74.7
College Consensus
76.6
Publisher Consensus
72.7
Student Consensus
Mount Ida College

Mount Ida College

Newton, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
66.6
Student Consensus

National Graduate School of Quality Management

Falmouth, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

New England College of Business and Finance

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

New England College of Optometry

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

New England Law-Boston

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Newbury College

Brookline, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
69.7
Student Consensus

Nichols College

Dudley, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
77.2
Student Consensus
Northeastern University

Northeastern University

Boston, MA

72.9
College Consensus
69.2
Publisher Consensus
76.6
Student Consensus

Northeastern University Professional Advancement Network

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Northpoint Bible College

Haverhill, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
75.2
Student Consensus

Pine Manor College

Chestnut Hill, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
60.9
Student Consensus

Pope St John XXIII National Seminary

Weston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Regis College

Weston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
57.9
Student Consensus

Saint John's Seminary

Brighton, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS

Salem State University

Salem, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
66.3
Student Consensus
simmons

Simmons College

Boston, MA

68.8
College Consensus
68.6
Publisher Consensus
69
Student Consensus
smith

Smith College

Northampton, MA

81.9
College Consensus
83.1
Publisher Consensus
80.7
Student Consensus
Springfield College 1

Springfield College

Springfield, MA

65.1
College Consensus
58.1
Publisher Consensus
72.2
Student Consensus

Springfield College-School of Professional and Continuing Studies

Springfield, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
Stonehill College

Stonehill College

Easton, MA

64.5
College Consensus
57.1
Publisher Consensus
71.9
Student Consensus
Suffolk University

Suffolk University

Boston, MA

57
College Consensus
46.4
Publisher Consensus
67.6
Student Consensus

The New England Conservatory of Music

Boston, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
71.5
Student Consensus
Tufts University Campus Aerial

Tufts University

Medford, MA

75.6
College Consensus
74
Publisher Consensus
77.1
Student Consensus

University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester

Worcester, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Amherst, MA

67.4
College Consensus
60.7
Publisher Consensus
74.1
Student Consensus
UMass Boston

University of Massachusetts-Boston

Boston, MA

54.5
College Consensus
40.6
Publisher Consensus
68.5
Student Consensus
University Massachusetts Dartmouth

University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, MA

51.5
College Consensus
40.5
Publisher Consensus
62.4
Student Consensus
University Massachusetts Lowell

University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Lowell, MA

60
College Consensus
47.4
Publisher Consensus
72.7
Student Consensus

University of Phoenix-Massachusetts

Braintree, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
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Wellesley College

Wellesley, MA

80.1
College Consensus
81.9
Publisher Consensus
78.3
Student Consensus
Wentworth Institute of Technology

Wentworth Institute of Technology

Boston, MA

60.1
College Consensus
54.2
Publisher Consensus
66.1
Student Consensus
western new england

Western New England University

Springfield, MA

64.2
College Consensus
55.9
Publisher Consensus
72.4
Student Consensus
Westfield State University

Westfield State University

Westfield, MA

57.5
College Consensus
47.6
Publisher Consensus
67.5
Student Consensus
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Wheaton College (MA)

Norton, MA

68
College Consensus
65
Publisher Consensus
70.9
Student Consensus
Wheelock College

Wheelock College

Boston, MA

60.5
College Consensus
50
Publisher Consensus
71
Student Consensus

William James College

Newton, MA

NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
NOT ENOUGH CONSENSUS
168342

Williams College

Williamstown, MA

83.6
College Consensus
86.3
Publisher Consensus
80.8
Student Consensus
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester, MA

70.3
College Consensus
64.3
Publisher Consensus
76.4
Student Consensus
Worcester State University

Worcester State University

Worcester, MA

56.5
College Consensus
45.1
Publisher Consensus
67.8
Student Consensus