|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||10:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,612 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Wheaton College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,169 applications and 2,779 students were granted admission. Wheaton College is at the #65 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Wheaton College's tuition was $48,694 for all students regardless of residency (81.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Wheaton College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,883 (which is 11% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Wheaton College in 2016-2017, was 302, which is 72% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,655 (which is 4.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Wheaton College has enrolled a total of 1,651 students (1,638 students full-time and 13 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,651 students, 13 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 38% men and 62% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Non-resident alien: 12%
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Wheaton College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||9%||24|
|Visual And Performing Arts||9%||24|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||22|
|English Language And Literature/letters||4%||12|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||4%||10|
|Mathematics And Statistics||4%||10|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||4%||10|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Wheaton College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Wheaton College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,000. Last year, out of the total 366 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 366 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 416 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 379 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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