Westminster College

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School Information

Phone Number: (724) 946-8761
Website: www.westminster.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.westminster.edu/admissions/apply.cfm
Address: 319 South Market Street, New Wilmington, PA 16172
Setting: Town: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,269
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 71%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,220 (96% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $36,806
Out-of-state Tuition: $36,806
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $26,954

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

Westminster College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Westminster College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 5
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 5
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 47
Engineering 2
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
History 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 5
Grand total 488

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Westminster College 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 2018-2019
In-state $36,806
Out-of-state $36,806
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $9,711
Out-of-state $9,711

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 332 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 332 100% $26,954
Student loan aid 277 83% $8,875

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,172 98% $26,758
Federal student loans 903 76% $6,760

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,011 1,488 1,523
Percent admitted 100% 65% 68%
Percent admitted who enrolled 12% 12% 11%

Admissions Considerations

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

Westminster College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,269
Undergraduate enrollment 1,198
Graduate enrollment 71

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

Westminster College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

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

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