Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Main Campus

Worcester, MA4 years

School Type: Private Nonprofit

Online + Campus

Religious Affiliation: None

Accredited: Yes

Website: https://www.wpi.edu/

Placed twelfth for offering project-based education and personalized support in its online graduate programs. The availability of a wide range of online degrees and certificates is tempered by a higher cost per credit.

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute Quick Facts

Admission Rate

60.21% of applicants were admitted in the last academic year, indicating a moderately selective admissions process.


Graduation Rate

87.19% of students graduated within the expected timeframe, reflecting strong student engagement and support.


In-state Tuition

The average tuition for full-time students is $55,731 per academic year.


Out-of-State Tuition

The average tuition for full-time students is $55,731 per academic year.


School Size

Our school has a total enrollment of 5,134 students, providing a vibrant and diverse community.


Average Earnings

Graduates report an average earning of $84,600in their first year after graduation.


Admissions Overview

Admission Rate Overall60.21%
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Worcester Polytechnic Institute Financial Aid & Loans

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute Student Demographics & Diversity

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Student Size: 5,134+


Worcester Polytechnic Institute Graduate Earnings

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