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Worcester, Massachusetts

Worcester State University

Overview

Student Population
6,434
Worcester State University overview
Location Worcester, Massachusetts
Online worcester.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Worcester State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Worcester, Massachusetts, Worcester State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,747 prospective students applied, and 2,860 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 910 enrolled in the school.  4,317 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,117 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $970 plus fees of $8,562. Worcester State University is ranked 1379 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Unavailable 
Worcester State University overview
GPA 3.18
Applications Accepted
76.3% 
Worcester State University overview
Applications Due May 1, 2019
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Massachusetts Resident Tuition
$970
In State Costs for Worcester State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,368
Other Fees$8,562
Room and Board $12,130
Budget for Other Expenses$2,700
Total One Year Cost$25,730
Out of State Tuition
$7,050
Out of State Costs for Worcester State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,368
Other Fees$8,562
Room and Board $12,130
Budget for Other Expenses$2,700
Total One Year Cost$31,810

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
47% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Worcester State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Psychology 15%
Health Professions 14%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 7%
Biology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=168430 IPEDS survey data for Worcester State University.