Worcester Colleges and Universities

Although Worcester is the second-largest city in Massachusetts, students find themselves immersed in an engaging college-town atmosphere. The city's academic emphasis has the added benefit of enriching the weekend cultural and artistic events, and the city boasts a vibrant theater, edgy art galleries, and original music performances. Students of Worcester colleges and universities live "The Worcester Way," through innovation, diversity, and creative thinking.

Nearly a dozen schools make up Worcester colleges and universities. Private universities like Worcester Polytechnic Institute and Clark University offer a range of undergraduate and graduate degrees in a student-centered environment. The medical center at University of Massachusetts -- Worcester was named as one of America's Best Graduate Schools 2008 by U.S. News and World Report. Students of Worcester colleges and universities benefit from a strong faculty, state-of-the-art resources, and a personalized education.

Worcester Age Demographics



Cultural Diversity in Worcester



Medium Schools

Quinsigamond Community College
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester State University

Small Schools

Bancroft School of Massage Therapy
Becker College
Clark University
College of the Holy Cross
University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester
Rob Roy Academy-Worcester
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Worcester
Assumption College