Established in 1887, Whittier College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Whittier (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), California. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the WASC Senior College and University Commission, Whittier College (WC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Whittier College (WC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 131 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
|Motto||Lux, Poesis, Veritas, Pax, Amor Eruditionis
Light, Poetry, Truth, Peace and Love of Knowledge
|Colours||Purple and gold|
|Address||13406 E Philadelphia Street
Whittier (population range: 50,000-249,999)
|T||+1 (562) 907 4200|
|F||+1 (562) 698 4067|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||over 20,000 US$
|International students Int'l student||over 20,000 US$
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||13406 East Philadelphia Street, Box 634
+1 (562) 907 4238
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations
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