Western New England University Rankings

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In the World#2627 of 14178
In North America#815 of 2629
In the United States#748 of 2528
In Massachusetts#35 of 90
In Springfield#1 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Avg. cost to attend
$30,071 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
2,698
Graduates
1,103
Male:Female Ratio
54:46
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
wne.edu

Western New England University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate85%84%87%
Applicants6,8623,7493,113
Admissions5,8453,1432,702
Freshmen enrolled full time690409281
Freshmen enrolled part time11

600 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

39 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2726 (72%)
Hispanic316 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown230 (6%)
Black or African American186 (5%)
Asian150 (4%)
Nonresident Alien101 (3%)
Two or more races77 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native5 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$30,071/year
Average aid awarded
$21,450
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$24,831
$30-48K$25,205
$48-75K$27,129
$75-110K$29,886
$110K+$33,511

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$35,454$25,056
Tuition in-state$35,454$25,056
Tuition out-of-state$35,454$25,056
Fee in-district$2,538
Fee in-state$2,538
Fee out-of-state$2,538

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,000
Combined charge for room and board$14,034

Western New England University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Mechanical Engineering4321
Accounting3329
Pharmacy61
Law53
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies45
Business Administration and Management, General1227
Psychology, General352
Pharmaceutical Sciences36
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management305
Computer Science31
Engineering & Industrial Management272
Electrical and Electronics Engineering169
Applied Behavior Analysis25
Finance, General24
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering23
Information Resources Management23
Industrial Engineering176
Civil Engineering, General212
Biology & Biological Sciences, General21
Marketing, Other19
Business & Commerce, General13
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General12
Marketing & Marketing Management, General12
Advanced Legal Research & Studies, General12
Organizational Leadership12
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering10
English Language and Literature, General9
Mathematics Teacher Education9
Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management9
English & Language Arts Teacher Education17
Neuroscience8
Creative Writing53
Computer Engineering, General8
Public Relations & Image Management34
Curriculum and Instruction7
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies15
History, General5
Legal Studies, General5
Sociology4
Chemistry, Other4
International & Global Studies4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric3
Chemistry, General3
Political Science and Government, General3
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General3
International Business & Trade & Commerce2
Social Work2
Mathematics, General2
Mass Communication & Media Studies2
Actuarial Science1
Journalism1
Economics, General1
Grand Total1569205118
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%60%72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,668
Citations
28,574

Publication count by topic

Political science
461
Psychology
358
Medicine
313
Computer science
212
Business
187
Sociology
181
Engineering
166
Materials science
121
Economics
115
Chemistry
87
Mathematics
69
Biology
50
Physics
44
History
27
Geography
21
Philosophy
19
Environmental science
11
Geology
9
Art
6

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology11841,380
Political science1294527
Psychology12996,717
Business13091,838
Medicine16845,984
Economics1717898
Physics2056990
Philosophy211010
Engineering2132940
Computer science21841,977
Materials science24391,683
Geology278892
Chemistry30001,529
History30143
Biology30911,403
Mathematics3294337
Art35021
Geography377240
Environmental science420542

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902143
19911546
19922366
19932264
199426109
19952572
199622126
19972496
19983883
199929102
200015144
200136129
200247156
200333197
200430261
200535380
200652417
200757479
200855511
2009109584
201069691
2011115882
20121171027
20131361442
20141631704
20151731907
20161512126
20171342474
20181612684
20191293182
20201503990

General info

Alternative namesWNE
Founded1919
WikipediaWestern New England University
MottoScientia Integritas Servitium
Knowledge Integrity Service
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff717
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1215 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, Massachusetts, 01119-2684
United States
City population153,000
Phone4137823111
Fax+1 (413) 782 1777

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