Plymouth County College

Find Plymouth County Massachusetts colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


Ailano School of Cosmetology 541 West Street Brockton MA 02301 508-583-5433


Bridgewater State University 131 Summer Street Bridgewater MA 02325 508-531-1000

Brockton Hospital School of Nursing 680 Centre Street Brockton MA 02302 508-941-7040

La Baron Hairdressing Academy 240 Liberty Street Brockton MA 02301 508-583-1700

Lincoln Technical Institute 365 Westgate Drive Brockton MA 02301 508-941-0730

Massasoit Community College 1 Massasoit Boulevard Brockton MA 02302 781-821-2222

Spa Tech Institute - Plymouth Campus 59 Industrial Park Road Plymouth MA 02360 508-747-3130

Sullivan & Cogliano Training 460 Belmont Street Brockton MA 02301 508-584-9909

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.