General Information About Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
We help you develop the critical thinking and communications skills crucial to success in today's global economy. Early on - and often - you will discover hands-on growth opportunities of great value to your personal development, your community and your future employers. As part of our welcoming, lifelong community, you will care and be cared for. You will be yourself at MCLA, as you develop confidence and comfort in your authenticity and ability to make a real contribution to our world.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Distance learning opportunities
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- General Education Courses
- Career Services available upon completion
- Dual credit
- Credit for life experiences
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Less than 1 year certificate
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Post-master's certificate
- Town: Fringe
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 1,691 Percent Admitted 70% Men Admitted 65% Women Admitted 73% Full Time Retention Rate 74%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 460 580 Math 440 540
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 20 24
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,488 Native American 4.0 Asian 16.0 African American 100.0 Hispanic 76.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 1,507 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 51