Massasoit Community College

Massasoit Community College

Massasoit Community College was established in 1966. The main campus of the college is spread across an area of 100 acres. MCC also has a campus in the town of Canton. The college has several associate degrees and certificate programs. MCC is divided into the following academic departments:

  • Business & Technology
  • Emergent Technologies
  • Humanities / Fine Arts
  • Information Technology
  • Nursing / Allied Health
  • Public Service / Social Science
  • Science & Mathematics
  • Workforce Development & Community Education

The sports teams of MCC are known as the Warriors. They compete in National Junior College Athletic Association. The men's and women's sports teams of the college include soccer, baseball, golf, basketball, volleyball, ice hockey, softball and football squads.

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Massasoit Community College
One Massasoit Boulevard
Brockton , MA 02302-3996
General Phone: (508) 588-9100

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Massasoit Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts196liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities
Medical Support and Technology169dental assistant, medical assistant, radiation therapist, respiratory care tech, sonography and ultrasound tech, radiographer, health diagnostic professions, phlebotomy, mental health services tech ...
Business and Management126accounting and computer science, business management, business administration, accounting, marketing, fashion merchandising
Nursing and Emergency Medicine88registered nursing
Security and Law Enforcement77criminal justice and police, corrections and criminal justice, fire-fighting, security and protective services
Engineering Technician50architectural engineering tech, electronics tech, telecommunications tech
Family and Social Work41child care management, child care provider, human development and family studies, human services, social service professions
Medical Administration30medical records admin, medical billing
Science26natural sciences
Mechanics and Repair19computer repair, HVAC, diesel mechanics
Office and Administration17data entry, office management, administrative assistant, office data entry, general office occupations
Computer Science and Engineering12computer and info science, computer programming, web design, computer support
Hospitality9hospitality management, tourism and travel
Cooking and Culinary Arts9chef training
Fine Arts4fine arts
Design4graphic design
Education and Teaching2elementary school teaching, teacher aide
Drama and Performing Arts1drama
Media1mass communication
Therapy and Counseling0substance abuse counseling
Photography and Commercial Art0photography

Number of programs and degrees for Massasoit Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree72236
Award of less than 1 academic year12519
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years344

Massasoit Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Massasoit Community College had a total enrollment of 7,064 students (4,504 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 65%
Black 18%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 12%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 27%
20-21 20%
22-24 12%
25-29 11%
30-34 6%
35-39 7%
40-49 10%
50-64 4%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Massasoit Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %
Part-Time 45 %

Massasoit Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Brockton, 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.

Massasoit Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,808
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 7,752
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
Massasoit Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 217700)

Massasoit Community College Faculty

Massasoit Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track1130

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year37$72,01940$67,376
Associate professoracademic year2*4$52,367
Assistant professoracademic year6$48,13818$50,403
Instructoracademic year5$44,98811$46,854
All faculty totalacademic year50$65,73773$59,276

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Massasoit Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports9110

Massasoit Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting and Computer Science
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Fashion Merchandising
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Graphic Design

Drama And Performing Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Telecommunications Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Child Care and Support Services Management
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other
Human Services, General
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other

Fine Arts
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Tourism and Travel Services Management

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Mass Communication/Media Studies

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health Diagnostic/Intervention/Treatment Professions, Oth
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Office Management and Supervision

Photography And Commercial Art

Natural Sciences

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Security and Protective Services, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

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What Sets Massasoit Community College Apart:

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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