Best Humanities Colleges in Boston

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Boston that offer Humanities degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 43 Humanities schools located within Boston. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Humanities Colleges in Boston for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Wellesley College Wellesley, MA

Wellesley College offers 8 Humanities Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 29 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 29 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
2 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 16 Humanities Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 568 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 286 Master's degrees, 252 Bachelor's degrees, 30 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
3 Brandeis University Waltham, MA

Brandeis University offers 15 Humanities Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 156 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 76 Master's degrees, 52 Bachelor's degrees, and 28 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 Tufts University Medford, MA

Tufts University offers 13 Humanities Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 84 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 53 Bachelor's degrees, 17 Master's degrees, 13 Certificates degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 12 Reviews
5 Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College offers 9 Humanities Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 106 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 94 Bachelor's degrees, 7 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 20 Humanities Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 259 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 175 Bachelor's degrees, 66 Master's degrees, 11 Doctoral degrees, and 7 Certificates degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
7 Northeastern University Boston, MA

Northeastern University offers 10 Humanities Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 100 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 72 Bachelor's degrees, 20 Master's degrees, 4 Doctoral degrees, and 4 Certificates degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
8 Emmanuel College Boston, MA

Emmanuel College offers 6 Humanities Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large city. In 2015, 38 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 38 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
9 Simmons College Boston, MA

Simmons College offers 3 Humanities Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 16 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
10 Gordon College Wenham, MA

Gordon College offers 3 Humanities Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Humanities with students earning 16 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Wellesley College Wellesley College Wellesley, MA
5/5
7 : 1 2,510
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Brandeis University Brandeis University Waltham, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,752
Tufts University Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
11 : 1 11,137
Boston College Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA
5/5
15 : 1 14,354
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
Northeastern University Northeastern University Boston, MA
5/5
15 : 1 19,940
Emmanuel College Emmanuel College Boston, MA
5/5
17 : 1 2,201
Simmons College Simmons College Boston, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,662
Gordon College Gordon College Wenham, MA
5/5
16 : 1 2,045
Lesley University Lesley University Cambridge, MA
5/5
17 : 1 5,067
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus University of New Hampshire-Main Campus Durham, NH
4/5
21 : 1 15,351
University of Massachusetts-Lowell University of Massachusetts-Lowell Lowell, MA
3/5
25 : 1 18,047
Suffolk University Suffolk University Boston, MA
5/5
18 : 1 7,922
Bentley University Bentley University Waltham, MA
5/5
17 : 1 5,552
Bridgewater State University Bridgewater State University Bridgewater, MA
3/5
23 : 1 11,089
University of Massachusetts-Boston University of Massachusetts-Boston Boston, MA
3/5
20 : 1 17,030
Salem State University Salem State University Salem, MA
3/5
19 : 1 9,215
Emerson College Emerson College Boston, MA
5/5
16 : 1 4,479
Wheelock College Wheelock College Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 1,169
Framingham State University Framingham State University Framingham, MA
3/5
27 : 1 6,398
Lasell College Lasell College Newton, MA
5/5
15 : 1 2,160
Curry College Curry College Milton, MA
5/5
16 : 1 2,950
Endicott College Endicott College Beverly, MA
5/5
25 : 1 4,695
Regis College Regis College Weston, MA
5/5
14 : 1 1,954

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