Wheaton College – Massachusetts

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
26 East Main Street
Norton, MA 02766
(508) 286-8251
(800) 394-6003
Fax: (508) 286-8271

Contact: Gail Berson
Vice President for Enrollment and Dean of Admission and Student Aid
Main Address

26 East Main Street
Norton, MA 02766
(508) 286-8200

www.wheatoncollege.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,655
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 420
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,655

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: $55

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 43%

Percent students who return sophomore year: 83%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African, American, Diaspora Studies B
American Studies B
Ancient Studies B
Asian Studies B
French Studies B
German Studies B
Italian Studies B
Latin American Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Bioinformatics B
Biology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Composition B
English Language & Literature – General B
Theater and English Dramatic Literature B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classical Civilization B
Classics B
French B
German B
Greek, Modern B
Italian B
Latin B
Russian B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B
Mathematics and Economics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Mathematics/Computer Science B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion and History B
Religion and Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Astronomy B
Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychobiology/Physiological Psychology B
Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology 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.

Wheaton College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (508) 286-8200
Website: www.wheatoncollege.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: wheatoncollege.edu/admission/apply/
Address: 26 E Main St, Norton, MA 02766-2322
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,760
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 79%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 1,760 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $52,626
Out-of-state Tuition: $52,626
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $32,480

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

Wheaton College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Wheaton College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 9
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 3
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 7
History 1
Mathematics and Statistics 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 3
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 5
Grand total 51

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wheaton 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 $52,626
Out-of-state $52,626
Books and supplies $940

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

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 494 98%
Grant or scholarship aid 490 98% $32,480
Student loan aid 343 68% $7,888

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,624 97% $30,277
Federal student loans 1,149 68% $6,761

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Wheaton 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 Wheaton College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3,672 1,511 2,161
Percent admitted 100% 62% 75%
Percent admitted who enrolled 14% 14% 14%

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

Wheaton College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,760
Undergraduate enrollment 1,760
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

Wheaton College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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