The College of Wooster: Ranking & Review

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Wooster
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United States
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World
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16752379
Top 15%

The College of Wooster Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate56%54%59%
Applicants5,6152,5103,105
Admissions3,1691,3451,824
Enrolled undergraduates568252316
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,9808981,082

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores255
Percent of students submitting SAT scores45%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
625
Math
640

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores359
Percent of students submitting ACT scores63%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
27
ACT Math
25

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

The College of Wooster Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$61,900$61,900
Off-campus$53,100$53,100
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,400 and other expenses per full academic year.

The College of Wooster provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,978 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$48,160$48,160
Fees for full-time undergraduates$440$440
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,494$1,494

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences126126
Biological and Biomedical Sciences7575
Physical Sciences5555
Psychology3434
English Language and Literature & Letters3232
History2828
Philosophy and Religious Studies2121
Visual and Performing Arts2020
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1717
Mathematics and Statistics1616
Health Professions and Related Programs1515
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1212
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics88
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies77
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services55
Education11
Grand Total472472

A total of 472 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The College of Wooster.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate77%71%83%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%

General info

Alternative namesWooster
Founded1866
MottoScientia et religio ex uno fonte
Science and religion from one source
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsold gold, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff663
Instructional FTE193
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewooster.edu
Address1189 Beall Avenue
Wooster, Ohio, 44691
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population31,000
Phone3302632000
Fax+1 (330) 263 2621

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