The City of Springfield is home to four 4-year colleges as well as Springfield Technical Community College, located on the grounds of the former Springfield Armory.
In addition, the greater Springfield area is home to these schools:
These eight institutions of the Cooperating Colleges of Greater Springfield (CCGS) enhance the local community through educational, cultural and economic development programs.
Cambridge College also has a campus in Springfield.
The Five College Area is also within commuting distance of Springfield, including these schools: