Bancroft School Of Massage Therapy

Overview of Bancroft School Of Massage Therapy

The campus of Bancroft is in Worcester, MA, which is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Bancroft include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in therapy and counseling.

Bancroft Selectivity

Admission at Bancroft is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 112 students enrolled (63 full-time equivalent). A large number of students at Bancroft are 40 years old or older.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Bancroft

Bancroft School of Massage Therapy
333 Shrewsbury St
Worcester , MA 01604
General Phone: (508) 757-7923

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Bancroft Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Therapy and Counseling63massage therapy

Number of programs and degrees for Bancroft in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year111
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years521

Bancroft Student Body

In 2007-2008, Bancroft had a total enrollment of 112 students (63 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 8%
Women 92%
Full-Time 83%
Part-Time 17%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
(Foreign Students) 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 11%
20-21 13%
22-24 11%
25-29 13%
30-34 15%
35-39 13%
40-49 21%
50-64 5%

Bancroft Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 90%

Bancroft Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Worcester, Massachusetts for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Massachusetts Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Bancroft Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Bancroft Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Bancroft participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2337400)

Bancroft Degree Programs (2007)

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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Bancroft Highlights

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What Sets Bancroft Apart:

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% of degrees in therapy and counseling
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% students 40 years or older
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Top 9%Bancroft % students 40 years or older
Female % of student body
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Top 16%Bancroft Female % of student body

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