Facts & Figures

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education Performance Measurement Reporting System (PMRS)

According to the DHE, the PMRS "provides a comprehensive examination of the performance of each of Massachusetts’ community colleges and state universities on a set of key indicators focused on Access & Affordability, Student Success & Completion, Workforce Alignment and Fiscal Stewardship."

PMRS Data Report for MMA  

Common Data Sets (CDS)

The Common Data Set is a set of standard data items that form the basis of reports to external survey organizations, including the College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World Report.

2019-2020 CDS  (revised 5/08/2020)

2018-2019 CDS  

2017-2018 CDS  (revised 3/01/2018) 

2016-2017 CDS  (revised 12/28/2017) 

2015-2016 CDS   (revised 5/11/2017)    

Key Data Elements & Indicators Reports

MMA's Key Data Elements & Indicators Report is an annual report that was initiated in the 2015-2016 academic year. It includes a snapshot overview as well as detailed data pertaining to admissions, enrollment, and degrees. The report also includes information on educational effectiveness indicators, including retention and graduation rates as well as other measures of student achievement and success. Interactive dashboards from the annual reports are also under development and the first release included Degrees Conferred by Program. Enrollment by Program has now also been added.

Latest Fall Snapshot  

2019-2020 Full Report  2019-2020 Executive Summary

2018-2019 Full Report  2018-2019 Executive Summary

2017-2018 Full Report  2017-2018 Executive Summary

2016-2017 Report  (revised 8/7/2017) 

2015-2016 Report    

Student Consumer Information

The Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 2008, requires that institutions that participate in Title IV student financial aid programs disclose disaggregated graduation rates by gender, race/ethnicity, and receipt of federal aid. Additional disclosure information is available in MMA's Key Data Elements & Indicators Report (see above) and through MMA's Student Consumer Information web page.

Disaggregated Graduation Rates