Wheaton College Massachusetts is a private, coeducational, liberal arts and sciences college that educates 1,760 students from 40 US states and more than 70 countries.
Wheaton’s 400 acre (campus is located in Massachusetts, 35 miles (60 kilometers) south of Boston and easily accessible by rail. Wheaton offers 100+ majors and minors. Through the “Wheaton Edge”, all students are guaranteed funding to support research and internships, and Wheaton graduates boast a 97% success rate within six months of graduation.
- Region: Northeast
- Location: Norton, Massachusetts
- Campus setting: Rural
- Type of institution: Private; Liberal Arts College
Admissions information and areas of study offered
- Percentage of students admitted: 48%
- Test optional? Yes
- Common Application accepted? Yes
- Areas of study offered include: Anthropology; Arts; Art History; Business; Chemistry; Biology; Communications; Computer Science; Creative Writing; Economics; Education; Engineering; English; Environmental Sciences; Film/Cinema Studies; Gender Studies; Geology; History; International Relations; Journalism; Languages; Law; Liberal Arts; Mathematics; Military Sciences; Music; Neuroscience; Nursing; Philosophy; Physics; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; Theology/Religion; Urban Studies
- Full list of majors available: https://www.wheaton.edu/academics/programs/
- International students are eligible for: Need-based aid; Merit-based scholarship
- Estimated yearly cost (including tuition, board, room and student fees): $71,539
- Athletic association for the majority of sports: NCAA - Division III
- Varsity sports: Men's Athletics / Track and Field; Women's Athletics / Track and Field; Men's Baseball; Women's Softball; Men's Basketball; Women's Basketball; Men's Cross Country; Women's Cross Country; Women's Field Hockey; Men's Football / Soccer; Women's Football / Soccer; Men's Ice Hockey; Women's Ice Hockey; Men's Lacrosse; Women's Lacrosse; Men's Swimming and Diving; Women's Swimming and Diving; Men's Tennis; Women's Tennis; Women's Volleyball