WPI Student Outcomes

Graduation Rate

Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time
85% vs. 41.9% national median
Graduation Rates for Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
within 4 years 65% earned a bachelor degree
within 5 years 74% earned a bachelor degree
within 6 years 76% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Worcester Polytechnic Institute is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.

Post Graduation Earnings

Average Salary After 10 Years
$82,700 vs. $34,300 national median
Average salary after attending Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Years Average Earnings
after 6 years $64,700 per year
after 7 years $72,100 per year
after 8 years $71,700 per year
after 9 years $76,700 per year
after 10 years $82,700 per year

10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Worcester Polytechnic Institute students who are working and no longer in school is $82,700, which is 141% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.

Student Loan Debt Upon Graduation

Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans

Student Loan Repayment

Median Loan Payment
$279 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans
92% vs. 47% national average