Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering

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world rank  2531

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University Overview

Founded in 1997, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Needham (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 21 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 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1997

University Location

Address 1000 Olin Way
Needham (population range: 10,000-49,999)
02492-1200 Massachusetts
United States
T +1 (781) 292 2300
F +1 (781) 292 2210

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

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University Admissions

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 Rate Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Olin Way
Needham 02492-1245
+1 (781) 292 2222

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 250-499
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range under-50
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation
2006


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

Affiliations

  • Association of Independent Technological Universities (AITU)

Academic Structure

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