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Liberal Arts Schools in Waltham, Massachusetts

There are 52 schools conveniently located near Waltham, MA offering liberal arts programs. In 2010, 4,351 students graduated with degrees from Waltham liberal arts schools. 2,653 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 1,096 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

3,957 students graduate from programs in this municipality in liberal arts, on average, each year. This accounts for around 70% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate. Of those, 26 students graduated with liberal arts certificates, 2,653 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,096 with a bachelor's level degree, and 576 with a degree at the master's level.

52 liberal arts schools are located in Waltham. Out of these, 32 schools are private, while 20 schools are public. Public liberal arts school tuition varies from $6,986 to $11,226, while tuition at a private liberal arts school varies from $13,240 to $39,435.

Average tuition for liberal arts programs is $24,619. While the lowest tuition in Waltham, which is $6,986 each year, is at Rhode Island College, the highest tuition for liberal arts programs, which is $39,435 every year, is at Providence College.

Liberal arts schools in Waltham offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Waltham, Massachusetts

3,957 students graduate from programs in this municipality in liberal arts, on average, each year. This accounts for around 70% of liberal arts students who schools in the state of Massachusetts graduate. Of those, 26 students graduated with liberal arts certificates, 2,653 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,096 with a bachelor's level degree, and 576 with a degree at the master's level.

Liberal Arts Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Waltham, Massachusetts

  • Certificate 2006: 21
  • Certificate 2007: 17
  • Certificate 2008: 29
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 26
  • Associate 2006: 2204
  • Associate 2007: 2170
  • Associate 2008: 2218
  • Associate 2009: 2295
  • Associate 2010: 2653
  • Bachelor 2006: 850
  • Bachelor 2007: 988
  • Bachelor 2008: 875
  • Bachelor 2009: 885
  • Bachelor 2010: 1096
  • Master 2006: 190
  • Master 2007: 270
  • Master 2008: 441
  • Master 2009: 475
  • Master 2010: 576

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Waltham, Massachusetts

Waltham schools offer a total of 103 liberal arts programs. Of these programs, close to 47.6% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Liberal Arts Program Availability in Waltham, Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 49
  • Bachelor: 43
  • Master: 5

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41340
  • 25th Percentile: 54460
  • Median: 71800
  • 75th Percentile: 99740
  • 90th Percentile: 134670

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54530
  • 25th Percentile: 68140
  • Median: 85380
  • 75th Percentile: 114050
  • 90th Percentile: 151500

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37390
  • 25th Percentile: 46600
  • Median: 62160
  • 75th Percentile: 80650
  • 90th Percentile: 105730

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59970
  • Median Salary 2007: 62670
  • Median Salary 2008: 61730
  • Median Salary 2009: 67950
  • Median Salary 2010: 71800
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 300
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 570

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68670
  • Median Salary 2007: 71440
  • Median Salary 2008: 69700
  • Median Salary 2009: 80030
  • Median Salary 2010: 85380
  • Total Employed 2006: 270
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 510
  • Total Employed 2010: 530

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55790
  • Median Salary 2007: 57700
  • Median Salary 2008: 60740
  • Median Salary 2009: 64890
  • Median Salary 2010: 62160
  • Total Employed 2006: 980
  • Total Employed 2007: 1140
  • Total Employed 2008: 1200
  • Total Employed 2009: 1290
  • Total Employed 2010: 1240

Waltham vs Massachusetts Liberal Arts Employment

Waltham vs Massachusetts Liberal Arts Employment

  • Employed in Waltham: 60.622% (2340)

Liberal Arts Schools in Waltham, Massachusetts

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1. Bentley University

175 Forest St
Waltham, MA 02452-4705
(800) 523-2354

Bentley University is 1.2 miles from the center of Waltham and it offers one liberal arts program. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in Waltham, MA.