Fast Facts - Fall 2015

Credit Students
Part-time (less than 12 credits) 9,575 68%
Part-time (12-14 credits) 3,851 27%
Full-time (15+ credits) 621 4%
Total 14,047  
Full-time Equivalent (FTE = 15 credits) 7,676.5  
Gender
Women 7,938 57%
Men 6,109 43%
Average Age: 26  
Race/Ethnicity
American Indian or Alaskan Native 39 <1%
Asian 1,391 10%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5 <1%
Black or African American 3,399 24%
Cape Verdean 206 <1%
Hispanic/Latino of any Race 3,424 24%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 23 <1%
Non-Resident Alien 793 6%
Race/Ethnicity Unknown 811 6%
Two or More Races 508 4%
White 3,448 25%
Students of Color 8,995 64%
International Students 927  
Students' Home Countries 107  
Academic Programs
Associate in Arts students 6,493 46%
Associate in Science students 4,911 35%
Certificate students 803 6%
Non-Degree/Certificate-seeking (credit) students 1,840 13%
Tuition and Mandatory Fees (Fall 2015)
Tuition (Massachusetts Residents) $24/credit hour
General College Fee $115/credit hour
Technology Fee $10/credit hour
Total $149/credit hour
Tuition and Mandatory Fees (Spring 2016)
Tuition (Massachusetts Residents) $24/credit hour
General College Fee $128/credit hour
Technology Fee $10/credit hour
Total $162/credit hour
Employee Profile  
Full-time Faculty 156 
Adjunct Faculty* 612
Professional Staff 91 
Classified Staff 145
Administrators 89 

 *Duplicated headcount. Faculty may teach in more than one division.