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About MassBay

MassBay serves approximately 6,000 full-time and part-time students each year from the greater Boston and MetroWest region on three campuses in Wellesley Hills, Framingham, and Ashland. The College offers more than 70 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as a robust portfolio of non-credit courses. These program offerings provide students with a practical, affordable education to prepare them for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs or for direct entry into high-demand careers.


Student Discussion at MassBay


“We talk to health and human services agencies every day, and they tell us the number one issue we are dealing with is workforce and MassBay is right at the center of solving that problem.”
—  Martin Cohen, President and CEO, Metrowest Health Foundation


To help students complete their programs, MassBay provides essential student services, including advising, tutoring, financial aid, career counseling, computer labs, and study space. At MassBay, students have opportunities to enrich their college experience through leadership roles, participation in activities, and internships with local businesses, civic organizations, and K-12 schools. As a result, MassBay alumni/ae become teachers and college professors, entrepreneurs and business owners, health and human services professionals, lawyers and elected officials, thriving in their professions and helping to create a better world.


“The role MassBay Community College plays in workforce development is critical to so many industries in the region, but none more than medical services.”
—  Janet Larson, Chief Quality and Experience Officer, Newton-Wellesley Hospital


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