Westminster College New Wilmington: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Westminster College New Wilmington is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,480 students enrolled. This school was established in 1852 and is the only college located in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania.

Westminster College New Wilmington is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are available at Westminster College New Wilmington.

Westminster College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Communication and Journalism, Biology, Psychology, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
It is important 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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
87%
The rate of student retention at Westminster College New Wilmington is high at 87% (well above Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Westminster College New Wilmington is good: 75%.

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

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,600
Average tuition price is extremely high, around $30,400 per academic year. The additional fees at Westminster College New Wilmington (not included in tuition costs) are about $1,200; this comes to $31,600 per academic year.

Read the details about Westminster College New Wilmington 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
57%
As reported in recent data, 3,935 applications were submitted and 2,229 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Westminster College New Wilmington provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Westminster College New Wilmington, 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
Westminster College New Wilmington offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,200 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime numbers, Westminster College New Wilmington seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Westminster College New Wilmington Location and Maps



Post Address: Westminster College New Wilmington, 319 South Market Street, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania 16172, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Westminster College New Wilmington Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Westminster College New Wilmington Location Map - City View

Learn More About Westminster College New Wilmington

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Pennsylvania Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Get details on 122 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Erie, York, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, and 77 more cities. Around 7,800 accounting and finance degrees are granted every year. Average tuition charges for accounting and finance programs in PA is approximately $28,800.

Art
Learn more about 91 art schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Bethlehem, University Park, Harrisburg, Williamsport, Allentown, and 62 more cities. Around 2,500 art diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for art degree programs in PA - $24,700.

Biology
Read about 119 biology schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Scranton, Erie, Bethlehem, Reading, Johnstown, and 82 more cities. About 7,300 biology degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for biology degree programs in PA - $29,900.

Broadcasting
Our directory contains 38 broadcasting schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Williamsport, Scranton, Butler, Lincoln University, Schnecksville, and 24 more cities. Around 700 broadcasting diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for broadcasting programs in PA is roughly $20,600.

Business
Learn more about 172 business schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Erie, Reading, York, Scranton, Johnstown, and 102 more cities. About 16,900 business degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for business programs in PA: $24,600.

Chemistry
Detailed information about 94 chemistry schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Bethlehem, Erie, Wilkes-Barre, Reading, Allentown, and 66 other cities. About 2,500 chemistry degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for chemistry degree programs in PA is about $32,600.

Communication and Journalism
Learn more about 109 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, Scranton, Johnstown, Erie, Monaca, and 72 more cities. Approximately 4,800 communication and journalism diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for communication and journalism programs in PA is approximately $25,100.

Computer Science
We reviewed 186 computer science schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie, York, Harrisburg, Reading, Allentown, and 108 other cities. About 7,600 computer science diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for computer science programs in PA is roughly $25,000.

Economics
Our listing contains 61 economics schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Bethlehem, Erie, Scranton, Bradford, Easton, and 47 other cities. Approximately 2,200 economics diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for economics programs in PA is roughly $33,900.

Education
Read about 166 education schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, Erie, Bethlehem, Harrisburg, Wilkes-Barre, and 104 other cities. Around 19,300 education diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition charges for education degree programs in PA is approximately $23,300.

English and Literature
Our listing contains 104 english and literature schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie, Reading, Greensburg, Wilkes-Barre, Scranton, and 76 other cities. Around 5,000 english and literature degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for english and literature degree programs in PA is roughly $27,200.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Learn about 55 ethnic and cultural studies schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Media, Reading, Bethlehem, Greensburg, and 36 other cities. Approximately 900 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for ethnic and cultural studies programs in PA - $30,100.

Foreign Languages
Detailed information about 78 foreign languages schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Erie, Greensburg, Scranton, Bethlehem, Reading, and 55 more cities. About 1,800 foreign languages diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for foreign languages programs in PA is roughly $30,600.

General Studies
Our directory contains 126 general studies schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, Bethlehem, Scranton, Erie, Johnstown, and 88 more cities. Around 7,000 general studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for general studies degree programs in PA: $17,500.

Graphic Design and Animation
Our listing contains 60 graphic design and animation schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Harrisburg, Bethlehem, Scranton, Erie, California, and 42 more cities. Around 1,400 graphic design and animation degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for graphic design and animation degree programs in PA is roughly $21,300.

History
Our listing contains 85 history schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Erie, Greensburg, Allentown, Scranton, Reading, and 61 more cities. Around 2,700 history diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for history degree programs in PA is approximately $28,000.

Management
We reviewed 183 management schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie, York, Reading, Harrisburg, Scranton, and 103 other cities. Approximately 18,100 management diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for management programs in PA is around $24,400.

Mathematics
Learn about 99 mathematics schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Bethlehem, Erie, Scranton, Greensburg, University Park, and 72 other cities. About 2,300 mathematics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for mathematics degree programs in PA - $28,700.

Medical
Read information about 143 medical schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Erie, Scranton, Allentown, Bethlehem, York, and 88 other cities. Around 13,600 medical diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for medical programs in PA is around $25,500.

Music
Our directory contains 71 music schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Bethlehem, Greensburg, Allentown, University Park, Clarks Summit, and 52 other cities. Around 1,700 music degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for music degree programs in PA is approximately $26,800.

Natural Resources and Environment
Learn more about 76 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Scranton, Bethlehem, Johnstown, Harrisburg, Allentown, and 55 more cities. Around 1,400 natural resources and environment diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for natural resources and environment degree programs in PA is approximately $29,400.

Philosophy
Read information about 68 philosophy schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Erie, Reading, Bethlehem, and 53 other cities. Around 900 philosophy degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for philosophy programs in PA: $32,600.

Physics
Get details on 70 physics schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Bethlehem, Reading, Allentown, University Park, Bloomsburg, and 54 more cities. Approximately 1,200 physics diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for physics programs in PA is approximately $28,700.

Political Science
Learn more about 84 political science schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Erie, Allentown, Greensburg, Reading, University Park, and 61 other cities. About 3,500 political science diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for political science degree programs in PA - $32,100.

Psychology
Read about 123 psychology schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, Scranton, Bethlehem, Erie, Center Valley, and 86 more cities. About 9,500 psychology diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for psychology degree programs in PA is roughly $26,100.

Sociology and Anthropology
Learn more about 85 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, Elizabethtown, Bethlehem, Allentown, Greensburg, and 63 other cities. Around 3,200 sociology and anthropology diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for sociology and anthropology degree programs in PA is around $27,400.

Theater and Drama
Detailed information about 70 theater and drama schools and colleges in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Reading, Bethlehem, University Park, Allentown, Harrisburg, and 48 other cities. Around 1,200 theater and drama diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for theater and drama programs in PA is about $28,100.

Theology and Religion
Learn about 77 theology and religion schools and colleges in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Lancaster, Glenside, Erie, Scranton, Reading, and 51 other cities. Approximately 2,000 theology and religion degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for theology and religion degree programs in PA is about $22,700.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges