Wentworth Institute of Technology

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
550 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 989-4000
(800) 556-0610
Fax: (617) 989-4010

Contact: Maureen Dischino
Director of Admissions
Main Address
550 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5998
(617) 989-4590

www.wit.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 3,816
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 851
Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,764

Setting
Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Reduced fee (not specified)
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 63%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Architecture & Related Programs

Architecture B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Industrial Design B
Interior Design B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B
Construction Management B
Operations Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Engineering

Electromechanical Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology B
Computer Engineering B
Electrical Engineering Technologies B
Engineering Technology – General B
Mechanical Engineering Technology B
Surveying Technology C

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.

Wentworth Institute of Technology Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(617) 989-4590
Website:WWW.WIT.EDU
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.wit.edu/apply
Address:550 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,526
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):61%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,685 (81% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$33,724
Out-of-state Tuition:$33,724
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$13,291

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Wentworth Institute of Technology Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Wentworth Institute of Technology.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services132
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3
Construction Trades1
Engineering7
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields125
Mathematics and Statistics1
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total24223

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Wentworth Institute of Technology.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wentworth Institute of Technology 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$33,724
Out-of-state$33,724
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$38,084
Out-of-state$38,084

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid93397%
Grant or scholarship aid93097%$13,291
Student loan aid71975%$10,152

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,75287%$13,664
Federal student loans2,93468%$6,673

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants7,5565,5731,983
Percent admitted100%71%69%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%14%9%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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

Wentworth Institute of Technology Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,526
Undergraduate enrollment4,317
Graduate enrollment209

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

Wentworth Institute of Technology Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • (ARTI) - Single Professional Program Accreditation in Industrial Design

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