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Western New England University

Springfield, MA
University Website: www.wne.edu
Apply Online: www1.wne.edu/admissions/apply_online/index.cfm?fid=1
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Western New England University is a private university in Springfield, Massachusetts. Academic programs are provided through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College of Engineering, School of Law, and College of Pharmacy.

In recognition of its master's and doctoral programs, the institution officially changed its name from Western New England College to Western New England University on July 1, 2011. This marked the return of "university" to the school's name, exactly 60 years after separating from Northeastern University.

The University is a member of the Cooperating Colleges of Greater Springfield and a partner in the Hartford-Springfield Region's Knowledge Corridor Initiative.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $28,734.00 avg tuition

1215 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 01119-2684
(413) 782-3111

Apply online Admissions:
www1.wne.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www1.wne.edu/admissions/index.cfm..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
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Western New England University

Statistics:
Applied 5,792
Admitted 4,625 80%
Enrolled total 756
Full Time: 756
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 490 600
SAT Math 470 570
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 22 26
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 79%
4-year graduation rate 43%
6-year graduation rate 54%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Western New England University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $28,734.00 $28,734.00 $28,734.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,110.00 $2,110.00 $2,110.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $541.00 $541.00 $541.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $36,826.00 $36,826.00 $36,826.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,414.00 $1,414.00 $1,414.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $710.00 $710.00 $710.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,732.00 $9,730.00 $2,455.00
Other Expenses $1,895.00 $3,040.00 $2,455.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $40.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,100.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $15,456.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 82%
Avg amount of student loan aid $8,634.00

Western New England University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Molecular Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Commerce, General X
Finance, General X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing, Other X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X X
ENGINEERING
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering, General X
Industrial Engineering X
Mechanical Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Engineering/Industrial Management X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
Criminal Justice/Police Science X
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General X
Legal Studies, General X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
International/Global Studies X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Chemistry, Other X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Applied Economics X
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X

Scholarships for Students in Massachusetts

Name Amount Deadline
A.L. Brown Scholarship Up to $7,000 January 31, 2017
Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Massachusetts Public Service Grant 100% of tuition May 01, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
Big Y Foods Scholarship Varies February 01, 2017
TSI Inc./Arthur J. Abrams Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017

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