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New England College of Business and Finance

New England College of Business and Finance is an Associate's college with 940 students located in Boston, MA.

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Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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New England College of Business and Finance says

It is my pleasure to welcome you to New England College of Business and Finance (NECB.) For more than a century, NECB has provided exceptional instruction for those who are working, or seek to be working, in the world of business and finance. We offer high-quality online degree programs, which are scheduled flexibly and priced affordably, in order to meet the needs of working adults who must balance work and family obligations with their studies.

In addition to its state-of-the art technology and course delivery system, NECB's greatest asset is its faculty. Teachers at NECB come from a blend of seasoned business practitioners and academic researchers. This faculty ensures that NECB students receive instruction in both theoretical and practical approaches to the knowledge they will need to succeed in the workplace. Whether at the undergraduate or graduate level, you will often find courses at NECB that are more "real world" than at some other institutions. This is the intentional design of our curriculum and why we boast almost 200 corporate partners who take advantage of our program offerings for their employees.

NECB graduates invariably look back on their time at the College as having been pivotal in their career development. As well, they remember not only learning from the faculty, but from their fellow students, many of whom become lifelong colleagues and friends. For every student, there is an institution of higher education that is a good fit. If you look through our material and have a sense that NECB is the right place for you, then you can be assured you have made a very good choice and that we will be delighted to have you join our community of learners.

Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 940
Gender 28% Male / 72% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 21% Full Time / 79% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 60% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 52%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 2%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 5%
Ethnicity Unknown 27%
Black or African American 10%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Activities

  • Literary Magazine

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: remedial instruction tutoring
  • Counseling Services: personal counseling financial aid counseling career counseling
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): accelerated program dual enrollment of high school students independent study
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (33%), Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (28%), Business Administration and Management (19%), Business Administration and Management (17%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Any instructional program in business and administration not listed above.

Associates

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

Job Opportunities:

Chief Executives
Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.
General and Operations Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services.
Sales Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Administrative Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate one or more administrative services of an organization, such as records and information management, mail distribution, facilities planning and maintenance, custodial operations, and other office support services.
Industrial Production Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
Construction Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Social and Community Service Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of a social service program or community outreach organization. Oversee the program or organization's budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements, and benefits. Work may involve directing social workers, counselors, or probation officers.
Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Cost Estimators
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
Management Analysts
Conduct organizational studies and evaluations, design systems and procedures, conduct work simplification and measurement studies, and prepare operations and procedures manuals to assist management in operating more efficiently and effectively. Includes program analysts and management consultants.
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in business administration and management, such as accounting, finance, human resources, labor and industrial relations, marketing, and operations research. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Any instructional program in business and administration not listed above.

Administration & Faculty

Chief Executive Officer Howard Horton
Accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Full-time Faculty 8
Student : Faculty Ratio 26 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 87 : 12
Percentage of Faculty Members
No Status Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $10,433 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$30K-$48K $11,287
$48K-$75K $11,525

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $9,160, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $9,160 Same as On-Campus
Fees $75 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $4,000
Books $800 $800
Total (before financial aid) $10,035 $14,035

Students Receiving Aid

60% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 80% $11,875
Federal Scholarships/Grants 60% $3,508
Institutional Grants 20% $1,000
Pell Grants 60% $3,508
Student Loans 80% $11,875

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

100% of students graduated in six years.

100% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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