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Cost Comparison

Coming to BCC first and then transferring to a four-year school is one of the smartest moves you can make!

Below are some of the most popular schools BCC students transfer to after receiving their associate's degree. Here is what you can save — on tuition and fees alone — if you attend BCC for your first two years. The 2017–2018 cost of tuition and fees at Berkshire Community College for a full-time (15 credits), in-state student is $6,240 a year.

Institution

2017
Tuition & Fees

BCC 2017 
Tuition & Fees

Annual Savings

Williams College

$53,550.00

$6,240

$47,310

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

$52,305.00

$6,240

$46,065

Boston University

$52,082.00

$6,240

$45,842

Smith College

$50,044.00

$6,240

$43,804

Northeastern University

$49,497.00

$6,240

$43,257

Mount Holyoke College

$47,940.00

$6,240

$41,700

Springfield College

$36,535.00

$6,240

$30,295

Western New England University

$35,740.00

$6,240

$29,500

Johnson & Wales University — Providence

$31,158.00

$6,240

$24,918

UMass Amherst

$15,156.00

$6,240

$8,916

UMass Lowell

$14,307.00

$6,240

$8,067

UMass Boston

$13,435.00

$6,240

$7,195

UMass Dartmouth

$13,188.00

$6,240

$6,948

Fitchburg State University

$10,169.00

$6,240

$3,929

MCLA

$9,875.00

$6,240

$3,635

Framingham State University

$9,340.00

$6,240

$3,100

Salem State University

$9,326.00 

$6,240

$3,086

Westfield State University

$9,275.00

$6,240

$3,035

Worcester State University

$9,202.00

$6,240

$2,962

Source: CollegeBoard.com 2017 tuition & fees. These costs are for tuition and fees only. They do not include the cost of books, educational supplies or room and board.

BCC also offers a special rate to neighboring New England state residents.