Warren Wilson College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Warren Wilson College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 925 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1894 and is the only school located in Swannanoa, North Carolina.

Warren Wilson College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Warren Wilson College will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Warren Wilson College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Natural Resources and Environment, English and Literature, Sociology and Anthropology, Political Science, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
The student retention rate at Warren Wilson College is relatively low at 69% (close to North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Warren Wilson College is pretty good, 12:1. Learn more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,800
Average tuition cost is very high, $27,400 a year. The additional fees at Warren Wilson College not covered by tuition are approximately $400, which comes to $27,800 per year.

Read the details about Warren Wilson College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
96%
According to recent data, 652 applications were submitted and 628 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

Warren Wilson College might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Warren Wilson College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
F
Warren Wilson College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Warren Wilson College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Warren Wilson College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 900 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime data, Warren Wilson College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Warren Wilson College Location and Maps



Post Address: Warren Wilson College, 701 Warren Wilson Rd, Swannanoa, North Carolina 28778-2099, USA
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