Westminster College: Ranking & Review

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New Wilmington
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United States
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112464410
Top 27%

Westminster College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate72%70%74%
Applicants2,8741,2991,575
Admissions2,0839131,170
Enrolled undergraduates328155173
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,263579684

48 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

27 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores256
Percent of students submitting SAT scores78%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
560
Math
545

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores131
Percent of students submitting ACT scores40%
ACT Composite
23
ACT English
23
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $35.

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

Westminster College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$49,546$49,546
Off-campus$49,546$49,546
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,020 and other expenses per full academic year.

Westminster College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,034 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$34,830$34,830
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,446$1,446
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,125$1,125
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,172$8,172
Fees for full-time graduates$1,413$1,413
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$454$454

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Education375491
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4848
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2929
Social Sciences2727
Visual and Performing Arts1717
Psychology1515
English Language and Literature & Letters1515
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1515
History88
Physical Sciences88
Mathematics and Statistics77
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services66
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences44
Natural Resources and Conservation44
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies33
Philosophy and Religious Studies33
Theology and Religious Vocations11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Health Professions and Related Programs
Grand Total24754301

A total of 247 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Westminster College.

At the master's level 54 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate70%65%73%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%

General info

Alternative namesWC
Founded1852
Religious affiliationPresbyterian Church (USA)
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff302
Instructional FTE105
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 Websitewww.westminster.edu
Address319 South Market Street
New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, 16172
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Fringe
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone7249468761
Fax+1 (724) 946 7171

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