6 Best colleges for Economics in Boston, MA

Below is the list of best universities in Boston ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 406K citations received by 11.1K academic papers made by 6 universities in Boston was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Boston University

For Economics

Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,154

2. Boston College

For Economics

Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$30,192

3. Northeastern University

For Economics

Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1475
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$37,738

4. University of Massachusetts - Boston

For Economics

Acceptance Rate
80%
Receiving Aid
89%
Average Aid
$11,905
Enrollment
16,259

5. Suffolk University

For Economics

Acceptance Rate
86%
Average SAT
1107
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$34,561

6. Simmons University

For Economics

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
27
Net Price
$29,021

Universities for Economics near Boston

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University
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3 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 9
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
5 Harvard University 1
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
7 Tufts University 82
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Medford, Massachusetts
14 Bentley University 172
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Waltham, Massachusetts
16 Brandeis University 125
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Waltham, Massachusetts
18 Babson College 179
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Wellesley, Massachusetts
21 Wellesley College 188
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Wellesley, Massachusetts
39 University of Massachusetts - Lowell 234
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Lowell, Massachusetts
62 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 208
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Worcester, Massachusetts
63 College of the Holy Cross 264
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Worcester, Massachusetts