Wheaton College
#1291 Overall Influence#822 Desirability Rank

Wheaton College

Private liberal arts college in Norton, Massachusetts

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Wheaton College is a private liberal arts college in Norton, Massachusetts. Wheaton was founded in 1834 as a female seminary. The trustees officially changed the name of the Wheaton Female Seminary to Wheaton College in 1912 after receiving a college charter from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. It remained one of the oldest institutions of higher education for women in the United States until men began to be admitted in 1988. It enrolls approximately 1,750 students.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,580

Acceptance

77%

Graduation Rate

78%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,118

Fees (in-state)

$450

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$20,511
30K-48K$22,008
48K-75K$22,571
75K-110K$23,339
110K+$34,698

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$55,500

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

26 E Main St, Norton MA 02766-2322

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

3 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

2 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

What is Wheaton College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#853 World Rank
Literature
#1253 World Rank
Education
#1795 World Rank
Biology
#1522 World Rank
Political Science
#1932 World Rank
Medical
#1130 World Rank
Mathematics
#839 World Rank
Psychology
#1309 World Rank
History
#2564 World Rank
Computer Science
#1809 World Rank
Philosophy
#2306 World Rank
Chemistry
#3511 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2733 World Rank
Physics
#1578 World Rank
Sociology
#3654 World Rank
Economics
#2071 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Wheaton College 's Most influential alumni?

Wheaton College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Education, and Biology. Wheaton College ’s most academically influential people include Sybil Ward, Sandra Ohrn Moose, and Ann Peoples .

Sybil Ward

American lawyer

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Sandra Ohrn Moose

US economist

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Ann Peoples

US anthropologist and business manager

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Jonathan K. Crane

Scholar in bioethics and Jewish thought

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Ingrid L. Moll

Judge of the Connecticut Appellate Court

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Phyllis Busansky

American politician

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Gale Rossides
Gale Rossides

Director of the Transport Safety Administration

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David Lyle Jeffrey

Medievalist and biblical scholar

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Molly Luce

Painter

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Emily Susan Hartwell
Emily Susan Hartwell

American missionary

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Ligia Bonetti

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Nick Fradiani
Nick Fradiani

American singer

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