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Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Overview

Student Population
6,642
 Location Worcester, Massachusetts
 Online wpi.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 10,468 prospective students applied, and 5,071 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,120 enrolled in the school.  5,143 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,499 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $47,988 plus fees of $640. WPI is ranked 760 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Unavailable
Test Scores
GPA
GPA3.9
Applications Accepted
48.4%
Applications DueFeb 1, 2019
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Cost to Attend

Tuition
$47,988
Costs for Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$640
Room and Board $14,218
Budget for Other Expenses$1,200
Total One Year Cost$65,046

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$82,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
76% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Worcester Polytechnic Institute students
Subject Percent of Class
Engineering 61%
Biology 10%
Computer and Information Sciences 9%
General Studies 5%
Business 4%