Overall, Worcester Polytechnic Institute is known for being a highly selective selective school. The school receives 10,645 applications every year . The acceptance rate is around 49 percent which equals 5,255 students who were successful in the admission process of the institution. But, when the semester starts, only about 1,200 or 23% of the candidates will have picked Worcester Polytechnic Institute as their school of choice. Based on the institution’s application data, 72% of the applicants were men while 27% were women, however, after being accepted, only 40 percent of the women chose Worcester Polytechnic Institute as compared to 59 percent of men who decided to enroll. The undergraduate application fee imposes by Worcester Polytechnic Institute is $65. To submit your application to Worcester Polytechnic Institute, you will need to present these documents: Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. First-year students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Worcester Polytechnic Institute when applying. Often, an ACT score of 25 - 31 or a 1,190 - 1,380 SAT score is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual credit.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle. Test scores last reported in 2007
Applications
10,645
Male 7,718
Female 2,927

 

Acceptance
5,255
Male 3,416
Female 1,839

 

Enrollment Total
1,199
Male 719
Female 480


Acceptance Rate
49.4%
Male
44.3%
Female
62.8%

 

Yield
22.8%
Male
21%
Female
26.1%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$65


Graduate

$70



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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