Wentworth Institute of Technology has its campus in Boston. It is spread in the area of 31 acres. It is located in the beautiful location of Boston. The Institute houses 3 different colleges which are divided on the basis of departments to offer programs in different disciplines.
It has been accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) along with some other national and professional boards. The institute is a member of the Colleges of the Fenway consortium which gives students the advantage of cross-registering for a course each semester in one of the 5 institutions.
These institutions include Wentworth Institute of Technology, Emmanuel College; Simmons University, Massachusetts College of Art, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Here the students are given a chance to explore and showcase their talents through various activities and clubs that are organised in the campus itself. Students are also given a chance to live near the faculty by residing in the on campus accommodation.
The following are the rankings of the university by various educational portals.
U.S. News (2020):
Times Higher Education (2020):
|Year of Establishment||1904|
|Student/ Faculty Ratio||18:1|
|Student Retention Rate||84%|
|Mode of Programs||Full-Time; Part-Time; Online|
Alternatively, students can residen in the off campus housing options also.
The following is the information regarding the admission at the institute.
Application Portal: Wentworth Application form
Application Fee: 50 USD
Application Deadline – December 15
Given below is the cost of attendance for the students living on campus for the year 2020-2021.
|Expenses||Annual Costs (USD)*|
|Tuition fees||UG: 34,970|
|Room and Board||14,526|
|Health Insurance Fee||2409|
|Books and Supplies||1500|
*The amount given above varies from year to year and from program to program.
The various Financial aid provided by the institution are tabulated below:
|Scholarship Name||Eligibility Criteria||Scholarship Amount|
|Boston Resident Scholarship||Minimum GPA of 2.0||Full tuition fee|
|Graduate Fellowships||Merit based||Tuition charges|
|Merit Award Scholarships||SAT scores, cumulative GPA 2.5||Tuition charges|
|Wentworth Community Scholarship||Minimum GPA 3.0||2500USD per year|
Some other financial assistance is also offered by the USA to the international students to manage their expenses.
Members of the Wentworth Alumni Association are entitled to several benefits like the WIT Magazine, discounts on Liberty Mutual insurance, learning opportunities, career services, invites to events, Sheraton Hotel discount and an alumni directory.
Some of the prominent members of the alumni association are: Maria Aiolova (co-founder of Terreform ONE), David Blittersdorf (CEO of All Earth Renewables), John Koopman (Senior Engineering Technician at Proton Onsite) and many others.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$16,975 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Wentworth Institute of Technology Enrollment||4778|
|Average Graduation Rate||62.9%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$16,975 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$34,050 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,500 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,844 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$3,750 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$13,844 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$3,750 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$6,830 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$6,830 / Year|
|New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Programs||National Association of Schools of Art and Design|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary