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Westfield, Massachusetts

Westfield State University

Overview

Student Population
6,237
Westfield State University overview
Location Westfield, Massachusetts
Online ma.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Westfield State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Westfield, Massachusetts, Westfield State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,381 prospective students applied, and 3,735 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,011 enrolled in the school.  5,067 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,170 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $970 plus fees of $8,745. Westfield State University is ranked 788 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Moderate 
Westfield State University overview
SAT 1050/1220
ACT 20/25
GPA 3.08
Applications Accepted
85.3% 
Westfield State University overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Massachusetts Resident Tuition
$970
In State Costs for Westfield State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,050
Other Fees$8,745
Room and Board $10,689
Budget for Other Expenses$2,622
Total One Year Cost$24,076
Out of State Tuition
$7,050
Out of State Costs for Westfield State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,050
Other Fees$8,745
Room and Board $10,689
Budget for Other Expenses$2,622
Total One Year Cost$30,156

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$46,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
58% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Westfield State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 16%
Business 14%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 13%
Education 10%
Psychology 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=168263 IPEDS survey data for Westfield State University.