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The Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Worcester Polytechnic Institute

100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280
(508) 831-5000

The Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a 4-year institution, founded in 1865. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Worcester, MA. It offers students 33 bachelors level degrees, 29 degrees at the masters level, and 17 doctoral level degrees. 5,360 students sought degrees from the 44 programs at WPI in 2010. It offers subjects including biochemistry, marketing, and business. The New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education accredits it.

Admission

6,660 students applied to this school in 2010. WPI admitted about 58% of applicants or 3,929 students. Around 29% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

6,660 students applied to this school in 2010. WPI admitted about 58% of applicants or 3,929 students. Around 29% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 59%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 69%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 56%

Student Demographics

This school had 5,360 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 5,360 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 3859
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1501
  • Undergraduate Male: 2554
  • Undergraduate Female: 1095
  • Graduate Male: 1283
  • Graduate Female: 428
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