The College of Wooster

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General Information

Admission Office

847 College Avenue

Wooster, OH 44691-2363

(330) 263-2322

(800) 877-9905

Fax: (330) 263-2621



Contact: Mary Karen Vellines

Vice President for Enrollment Management
Main Address

1189 Beall Avenue

Wooster, OH 44691

(330) 263-2000

www.wooster.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,884

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 519

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,868

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 81%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 88%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African Studies B
African-American Studies B
East Asian Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Near/Middle Eastern Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
South Asian Studies B
Western European Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music History/Literature B
Music Theory/Composition B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B
Chem/Phys/Molecular Biology B
Molecular Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business/Managerial Economics B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Music Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
English Language & Literature – General B
English Literature (British) B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Comparative Literature B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
German B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Music Therapy B
Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Classical studies B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Neuroscience B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Atomic/Molecular Physics B
Chemical Physics B
Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Archaeology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B
Urban Studies B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

The College of Wooster Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (330) 263-2000
Website: https://www.wooster.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.wooster.edu/admissions/apply/
Address: 1189 Beall Avenue, Wooster, OH 44691
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,942
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 77%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 1,942 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $52,000
Out-of-state Tuition: $52,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $35,748

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

The College of Wooster Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at The College of Wooster.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 7
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 2
History 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 4
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 7
Visual and Performing Arts 6
Grand total 43

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at The College of Wooster and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $52,000
Out-of-state $52,000
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 564 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 564 99% $35,748
Student loan aid 286 50% $7,375

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,930 96% $32,461
Federal student loans 964 48% $6,263

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for The College of Wooster. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled The College of Wooster students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 6,352 3,154 3,198
Percent admitted 100% 51% 58%
Percent admitted who enrolled 9% 9% 8%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

The College of Wooster Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,942
Undergraduate enrollment 1,942
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

The College of Wooster Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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