|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||20%|
|Student to faculty ratio||9:1|
|Dormitory capacity||677 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Wheelock College is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,305 applications and 1,095 students were granted admission. Wheelock College is at the #82 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 22% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 84% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||800 to 1015|
|ACT||15 to 22|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Wheelock College's tuition was $33,600 for all students regardless of residency (25.4% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Wheelock College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,503 (which is 2.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Wheelock College in 2016-2017, was 183, which is 85% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,675 (which is 3.7% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Wheelock College has enrolled a total of 1,053 students (854 students full-time and 199 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,053 students, 24 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 15% men and 85% women and 726 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 327 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 16 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 13%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 11%
Two or more races: 4%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Wheelock 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|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||14%||69|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||8%||39|
|Mathematics And Statistics||4%||18|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||3%||16|
|Visual And Performing Arts||2%||8|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||0%||2|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||0%||0|
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 Wheelock 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 Wheelock College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,100. Last year, out of the total 284 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 284 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 277 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 249 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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