Wheelock College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
200 The Riverway
Boston, MA 02215-4176
(617) 879-2206
(800) 734-5212
Fax: (617) 879-2449

Contact: Lisa Slavin
Dean of Enrollment and Financial Aid
Main Address
200 The Riverway
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 879-2000

www.wheelock.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 823
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 237
Degree-seeking undergrads: 818
Graduate enrollment: 285

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

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 74%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Special Education B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management B
Child Development B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work 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.

Wheelock College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(617) 879-2000
Website:www.wheelock.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.wheelock.edu/admissions
Address:200 Riverway, Boston, MA 02215-4104
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,053
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):54%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:967 (92% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$34,825
Out-of-state Tuition:$34,825
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$20,415

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Wheelock College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Wheelock College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Education46
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Psychology2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions21
Social Sciences1
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total179

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Wheelock College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wheelock 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$34,825
Out-of-state$34,825
Books and supplies$800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$18,398
Out-of-state$18,398

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid216100%
Grant or scholarship aid216100%$20,415
Student loan aid18586%$9,586

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid79298%$18,753
Federal student loans65280%$7,139

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Wheelock 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 Wheelock College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,305330975
Percent admitted100%75%87%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%11%13%

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

Wheelock College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,053
Undergraduate enrollment726
Graduate enrollment327

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

Wheelock College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
    • Medical Assistant Education (MAAB) - Private schools and programs

*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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