The College of Wooster: Review & Facts

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The College of Wooster is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,050 students enrolled. This college is one of the 2 colleges located in Wooster, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Fair
The College of Wooster will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree.

The College of Wooster implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Sociology and Anthropology, History, Political Science, and Chemistry. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
88%
Good
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 good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at The College of Wooster is high at 88% (well above Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at The College of Wooster is good - 75%. Nearly 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at The College of Wooster is pretty good -- 12:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$45,100
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high - about $44,600 per academic year. The additional fees at The College of Wooster not covered by tuition are roughly $500, which comes to $45,100 a year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
55%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 5,748 applications were submitted and 3,178 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept your advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at The College of Wooster in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,100
Medium
The College of Wooster provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The College of Wooster, 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.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
The College of Wooster offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,100 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, about $5,100 annually.

Based on the college crime information, The College of Wooster seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The College of Wooster Location and Maps



Post Address: The College of Wooster, 1189 Beall Avenue, Wooster, Ohio 44691, USA
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