Academics

Location
Worcester, MA
Undergrads
3,973
Tuition (in-state)
$14,237 ($8,157)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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4 College Freshman

Academics: We have great academic classes that students can take, and all of the professors are kind and helpful to all students.

4 College Senior

Academics: Its great to be my specific major at my school. Not many schools offer biotechnology as a major in the state of Massachusetts and Worcester state does that and also a major program. The workload is manageable but is a workload nevertheless. Facilities are pretty good and internships as well as job opportunities are exceptional. Wouldn't choose another school to do a program at. the price is just right and the educations is amazing. you cant beat that.

3 College Freshman

Academics: It depends on your major.

3 College Freshman

Academics: Professors are mainly fine. There some pretty cool ones, but those are mainly adjunct faculty...

3 College Junior

Academics: quite diverse but not as many majors as others.

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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 286th
    Most Flexible Curriculums
  • 350th
    Most Available Classes
  • 371st
    Best Online Course Options
  • 442nd
    Most Manageable Workloads
  • 475th
    Best Course Variety

Student Author Overview

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Facts & Statistics

Student-Faculty Ratio
18:1
Full-Time Instructional Faculty
187
Part-Time Instructional Faculty
233
Total FT Faculty
187
Average Faculty Salary
$70,135
Full-Time Retention Rate
78%
Part-Time Retention Rate
33%
Transfer-Out Rate
26%
Graduation Rate
51%
Programs/Majors Offered
49
Academic/Career Counseling?
Yes
Remedial Services?
Yes
Instructional Programs
Occupational: No
Academic: Yes
Continuing Professional: Yes
Recreational/Avocational: No
Adult Basic Remedial: No
Secondary (High School): No
Special Credit Opportunities
Advanced Placement (AP) Credits: Yes
Dual Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credits: No
Degrees Awarded
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-bachelor's certificate
  • Post-master's certificate
Most Popular Majors
  • Business Administration and Management: 8%
  • Criminal Justice and Safety Studies: 3%
  • Elementary Education: 2%
  • Psychology: 5%
Special Study Options
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
  • Weekend/evening college

Student Polls

Rate your school's academic environment on the following topics    Based on 15 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Academic advisers
  • Class availability
  • Consistency in grading
  • Course subject variety
  • Curriculum flexibility
  • Gen-Ed requirements
  • Manageability of workload
  • Online course options
  • Quality of teaching assistants (TAs)
  • Scheduling/registration process
  • Technology in the classroom

Rate your school's professors on the following topics    Based on 16 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Accessibility
  • Communication skills
  • General knowledge
  • Interest in class subjects
  • Interest in students
  • Time spent in classroom
  • Use of teaching assistants
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