Worcester Polytechnic Institute Comparison

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Overview

WPI
Location Worcester, MA
Setting Midsize City
Enrollment 6,920
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website wpi.edu
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Costs

WPI
Tuition (In State) $53,100
Tuition (Out of State) $53,100
Room & Board $15,680
Avg Net Price $45,834
Avg Grant Aid $23,536
% Receiving Grant Aid 100%

Admission

WPI
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 11,269
Admitted 6,654
Acceptance Rate 59%
Enrolled % 19.4%
Avg High School GPA 3.85
Typical High School Grades A-
Admissions Standards Unavailable
Applicant Competition Low
ACT Range
SAT Range
Submit Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
Application Deadline Feb 1, 2023

Academics

WPI
Student to Faculty Ratio 13:1
Popular Majors
  • Engineering (61%)
  • Biology (10%)
  • Computer and Information Sciences (9%)
  • General Studies (5%)
  • Business (4%)

Outcomes

WPI
Graduation Rate 76%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $82,700
Making Student Loan Payments 92%
Median Student Loan Debt $27,000
Median Loan Payment $279

Diversity

WPI
% Men 63%
% Women 37%
Racial Diversity Medium
HBCU No
% White 63%
% Black 2%
% Hispanic 8%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 12%
% Unknown Race 6%

Students

WPI
% In-State 47%
% Out-of-State 47%

Campus

WPI
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/