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Worcester Polytechnic Institute Scholarships

100 Institute Road Tuition In/Out-State: $42,178 / $42,178 Total Fall Enrollment: 5,360
Worcester , MA 01609-2280 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 52%
(508) 831-5000 On-campus Room and Board: $13,082 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 98% Undergraduate Application Fee: $65 Receiving Institutional Aid: 98% , $17,752 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute General Information

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    Address 100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609-2280
    Phone Number (508) 831-5000
    Web Address
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
    Calendar Quarter
    Setting Mid-size city
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute Size

    Total enrollment 6,174
    Enrolled full time 4,653
    Enrolled part time 1,521

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 3,120
    Women enrolled full time 1,533
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 6%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 3%
    Hispanic 5%
    White/Non-Hispanic 67%
    Non-Resident Alien 14%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 5%
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $65
    Applied 8,578
    Admitted 4,425
    Enrolled 1,103
    Admitted % 52%

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute Admission factors

    Admission test scores Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute Admission statistics

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    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score -
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score -
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    Students submitting ACT -
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  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $42,178
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $42,178
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $13,082
    Off-campus room and board $12,650

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 98%
    Receiving Federal Grants 14% , $6,253 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 98% , $17,752 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 60% , $10,920 on average
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    Biochemistry 24 0 0
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 51 3 0
    Biotechnology 1 0 1
    Business Administration and Management, General 0 42 0
    Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 0 9 0
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 34 0 0
    Business/Commerce, General 6 0 0
    Management Information Systems, General 5 17 0
    Marketing, Other 0 24 0
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric 2 0 0
    Computer Science 69 28 7
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Learning Sciences 0 1 0
    ENGINEERING Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 37 0 0
    Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 71 22 4
    Chemical Engineering 73 4 3
    Civil Engineering, General 73 18 0
    Civil Engineering, Other 0 4 0
    Electrical and Electronics Engineering 91 70 5
    Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 3 0 0
    Engineering, Other 50 56 1
    Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 9 14 0
    Industrial Engineering 9 0 0
    Manufacturing Engineering 1 18 1
    Materials Engineering 0 15 4
    Mechanical Engineering 160 64 3
    Systems Engineering 0 87 0
    Humanities/Humanistic Studies 7 0 0
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 3 0 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Applied Mathematics, General 0 4 0
    Financial Mathematics 0 12 0
    Mathematics and Statistics, Other 17 2 0
    Mathematics, General 25 0 1
    Mathematics, Other 0 3 0
    Statistics, General 0 4 0
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 43 21 1
    Science, Technology and Society 3 0 0
    Systems Science and Theory 1 3 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemistry, General 14 2 0
    Physics, General 11 4 3
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Psychology, General 1 0 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Economics, General 1 0 0
    International Relations and Affairs 0 0 0
    Social Sciences, General 0 0 0
    Social Sciences, Other 3 0 0
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline February 1
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline February 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due March 1
    SAT Subject score report due March 1
    College will notify student by April 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 1
    Financial aid deadline February 1
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about April 15
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by December 10

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline April 15
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline February 1
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms March 1
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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American Chemical Society Undergraduate Scholarships

Scholarship Description
Award Type: Competition Eligibility: US citizens, minorities Class Eligibility: Undergraduate Only Academic Area: Chemistry Technology Biological Science Description: The American Chemical Society sponsors scholarship programs for qualified applicants who want to enter the fields of chemistry, biochemistry, or chemical engineering, and students seeking a two-year degree in chemical technology. The programs are designed to encourage African-American, Hispanic, and American Indian students to pursue undergraduate college degrees in the chemical sciences and chemical technology. The goal of these scholarship programs is to aid in building an awareness of the value and the rewards associated with careers in science and to assist students in acquiring the skills and credentials needed for success in these areas. The scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit and financial need to high school seniors planning a science preparatory program of study, and college students who are currently freshmen, sophomores, or juniors who are committed to the study of chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or other chemically related fields such as environmental science, materials science or toxicology and are interested in pursuing careers in one of these fields. Deadline: February Award: $2,500 - $3,000 Nomination Required: No.
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