Wheaton College, Massachusetts

country rank  977
world rank  3401

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University Overview

Founded in 1912, Wheaton College, Massachusetts is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Norton (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, Wheaton College, Massachusetts (WC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Wheaton College, Massachusetts (WC) 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 107 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 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym WC
Founded 1912 Origins date back to 1834
Motto That they may have life, and may have it abundantly
Colours Wheaton blue and white

University Location

Address 26 E Main Street
Norton (population range: 10,000-49,999)
02766-2322 Massachusetts
United States
T +1 (508) 286 8200
F +1 (508) 285 8228

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

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
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 26 E Main Street
Norton 02766-2322
+1 (508) 286 8251

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Wheaton College, Massachusetts's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1929


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Chemical Society ACS
  • National Association of Schools of Music NASM

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019