Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI)
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Worcester Polytechnic Institute can be found in Worcester, MA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. WPI has an enrollment of around 5,600 students.
Roughly 50 percent of all students which applied were accepted at WPI, and from those that were granted acceptance around 25 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wpi.edu.
Overall WPI Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Worcester Polytechnic Institute was reported as 51.6% in Fall 2013 with over 8,580 applications submitted to WPI. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2016 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2016-2017 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Worcester Polytechnic Institute has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 63.5%
- 2010-2011: 59.1%
- 2011-2012: 56.7%
- 2012-2013: 52.6%
- 2013-2014: 51.6%
- Projected WPI Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 54.5%
How Does WPI Compare?
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)