College of Wooster

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Private liberal arts college in Wooster, Ohio

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About College of Wooster

According to Wikipedia, The College of Wooster is a private liberal arts college in Wooster, Ohio. Founded in 1866 by the Presbyterian Church as the University of Wooster, it officially has been non-sectarian since 1969 when ownership ties with the Presbyterian Church ended. From its creation, the college has been a co-educational institution. It enrolls about 2,000 students and is a member of The Five Colleges of Ohio, Great Lakes Colleges Association, and the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities.

College of Wooster Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
5,582 65% 74% 1265 27

How Much Does College of Wooster Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $14,942
30K - 48K $18,208
48K - 75K $20,798
75K - 110K $25,786
110K+ $32,688

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do College of Wooster Graduates Make?

If you graduate from College of Wooster, then you can expect to earn an average of $53,000 per year. You also have a 93% chance of being employed after 10 years.

College of Wooster's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
2,027 2,027

Where is College of Wooster?

College of Wooster is located at 1189 Beall Avenue, Wooster OH 44691

How Safe is College of Wooster?

Wooster has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is College of Wooster Known For?

College of Wooster is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

College of Wooster's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are College of Wooster's Most Influential Alumni?

College of Wooster's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Physics, and Biology. Here are some of College of Wooster's most famous alumni:

Arthur Compton
Arthur Compton
An American physicist.
Joseph Banks Rhine
Joseph Banks Rhine
An American parapsychologist .
James V. Neel
An American geneticist.
Martha Chase
Martha Chase
An American biochemist.
Stephen R. Donaldson
Stephen R. Donaldson
A Novelist.
Robert X. Cringely
Robert X. Cringely
An American technology journalist and columnist.
Karl Taylor Compton
Karl Taylor Compton
An American physicist .
Ronald Takaki
Ronald Takaki
An American historian .
John Travis
John Travis
An American physician.
John Wilbur Chapman
John Wilbur Chapman
An American evangelist .
James H. Hyslop
James H. Hyslop
An American professor of philosophy, psychologist, and psychical researcher.
G. Ernest Wright
A Leading Old Testament scholar and biblical archaeologist .