Founded in 1997, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering is a non-profit private specialized higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Needham (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 25 years old US 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, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering|
|Address||1000 Olin Way
|Tel||+1 (781) 292 2300|
|Fax||+1 (781) 292 2210|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||1000 Olin Way
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Engineering Schools|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Franklin W Olin College of Engineering's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 16,688 physical volumes, 1,586 physical media and 95 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 354 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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