Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - PoorQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College is a very small two-year, private not-for-profit school with 860 students enrolled. This school was established in 1880 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Lexington, Missouri.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
Associate's degree is available at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College.

WMA implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 1 major -- Liberal Arts and Sciences. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating compared to other schools and colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
70%
The rate of student retention at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College is fair at 70% (close to Missouri average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College is very low - 11%.

Student to faculty ratio at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College is reasonably decent - 20:1. Read more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,000
Average tuition prices are fairly high, $15,500 per academic year. The additional fees at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College (not included in tuition costs) are around $3,500; this comes to a total of $19,000 a year.

Read the details about Wentworth Military Academy & Junior 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (800) 962-7682 or check Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,300
Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C-
Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $3,300 annually.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at WMA. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College Location and Maps



Post Address: Wentworth Military Academy & Junior College, 1880 Washington Avenue, Lexington, Missouri 64067-1799, USA
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