Institutional History

With campuses in Worcester and Leicester, Becker College traces its history from the union of two Massachusetts educational institutions—one founded in 1784 and the other in 1887. Discover how the College's traditions and leaders helped to evolvd the institution into one that delivers to each student a transformational learning experience–anchored by academic excellence, social responsibility, and creative expression–that prepares graduates to thrive, contribute to, and lead in a global society.