Worcester State College

486 Chandler St
Worcester, MA 1602
(508) 929-8000
http://www.worcester.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 5,473
  • Undergraduate population: 4,703
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $16,656
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $22,301
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $12,989
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $18,634

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 80%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $781
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 24%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,800
  • Students receiving federal aid: 25%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,783
  • Students receiving state aid: 54%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 37%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 3,735
  • Percent admitted: 54%
  • Percent admitted (men): 53%
  • Percent admitted (women): 55%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 450, 540
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 450, 560
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 450, 540

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 5,378
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 38%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 62%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 47%
  • Graduation rate (men): 42%
  • Graduation rate (women): 51%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Bachelors
  • Masters