The College of Wooster

Wooster, OH, USA
3.69 Average Rating

Founded by a Presbyterian minister, the College of Wooster is a 4-year liberal arts college in northeast Ohio. Wooster grants bachelor’s degrees in 44 academic majors and every student’s academic career begins with a First-Year Seminar focusing on college-level writing skills. As a graduation requirement, every student is required to complete a faculty-mentored Independent Study research project. For musically inclined students, Wooster is home to two choirs, a symphony orchestra, and a symphonic band.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
31%
Out-Of-State Students
69%
0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 27
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1264
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 1, 2018
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018
Fall Regular Decision February 15, 2019 May 1, 2019
Other January 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,980
Total Number of Undergrads
1,980
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
70%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
76%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$24,131
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$50,250
Out-of-State Tuition
$50,250
0
100
49%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$43,407
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
50%
50%
Student Organizations
125
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Cleveland
Washington
New York
Columbus
Boston
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
95%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,400
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What Students Are Saying

3.69 Average Rating
I would rate this college a 5 out of 5 stars in academics.
I would rate this college a 3 out of 5 stars on campus community.
Overall this is a great college to attend.
A.Hodges
The college of Wooster is a beautiful small campus. The student teacher ratio is amazing for students looking for high support from teachers. And the majors for biology and psychology that I sat in on where very interesting.
Kathryn from White Lake, MI

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