Wheaton College Norton: Review & Facts

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Wheaton College Norton is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,600 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1834 and is the only college located in Norton, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
Bachelor's degree is available at Wheaton College Norton.

Wheaton College Norton implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Biology, Psychology, Ethnic and Cultural Studies, Economics, and English and Literature. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
86%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Wheaton College Norton is high at 86% (above Massachusetts average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Wheaton College Norton is good: 76%. Nearly 20% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Wheaton College is good - 10:1. Read more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$47,800
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high - $47,400 a year. The additional fees at Wheaton College not covered by tuition are around $400; which comes to a total of $47,800 per year.

Read the details about Wheaton College Norton 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
65%
As reported in recent data, 4,322 applications were submitted and 2,790 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Wheaton College Norton will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Wheaton College Norton is $55.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Wheaton College Norton and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (508) 286-8200 or check Wheaton College Norton Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,500
Medium
Wheaton College Norton offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Wheaton College Norton, 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
Wheaton College Norton offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,600 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- about $6,500 annually.

Based on the college crime data, Wheaton College Norton appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wheaton College Norton Location and Maps



Post Address: Wheaton College Norton, 26 E Main St, Norton, Massachusetts 02766-2322, USA
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