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#3767 Overall Influence #971 Desirability Rank

Wilson College

Private liberal arts college in Pennsylvania

From Wikipedia

Wilson College is a private, Presbyterian-related, liberal arts college in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1869 by two Presbyterian ministers, it was named for its first major donor, Sarah Wilson of nearby St. Thomas Township, Pennsylvania, who gave $30,000 toward the purchase of the land and home of Alexander McClure.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

808

Acceptance

92%

Graduation Rate

50%

Median SAT Score

1050

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$25,200

Fees (in-state)

$890

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$17,499
30K - 48K$15,899
48K - 75K$20,326
75K - 110K$23,706
110K+$27,861

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$34,000

Employed

87%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1015 Philadelphia Ave, Chambersburg PA 17201-1285

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

30 per 100K

Violent Crime

4 per 100K

What is Wilson 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

#4149 World Rank
Education
#1706 World Rank
Mathematics
#2451 World Rank
Literature
#3182 World Rank
Biology
#4114 World Rank
Medical
#7821 World Rank
Business
#4160 World Rank
Chemistry
#3954 World Rank
Philosophy
#4142 World Rank
Nursing
#3869 World Rank
Psychology
#5190 World Rank
Communications
#8877 World Rank
Religious Studies
#3788 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1437 World Rank
Physics
#2040 World Rank
Anthropology
#2158 World Rank
Law
#2990 World Rank
History
#3058 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3582 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3731 World Rank
Economics
#4868 World Rank
Political Science
#8646 World Rank
Social Work
#11163 World Rank
Engineering
#12345 World Rank
Computer Science

Influential People

Who are Wilson College 's Most influential alumni?

Wilson College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Physics, Mathematics, and Anthropology

Tom Cheetham

American philosopher

Mary Belle McElwain

American classical scholar

Jane Kitchel

American politician

Jean Clark Dan

American marine biologist and ecologist and pioneer in research on the acrosomal reaction

Betty Andujar

Texas State Senator

Tracy C Leskey

Researcher

Elizabeth Schofield

American archaeologist

Frances Wick

American physicist

Sally Hoyt Spofford

Sally Hoyt Spofford

American ornithologist

Hannah J. Patterson

American suffragist and defense official in World War I

Delia Velculescu

Romanian economics

Rida Johnson Young

Rida Johnson Young

American playwright and songwriter