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    Westminster College – Pennsylvania

    Details

    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Biological Sciences, Business and Entrepreneurship, Education, Liberal Arts, STEM
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
    • Type: Private
    • Campus Setting: Small Town
    • Testing Requirements: Test Optional
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $37,675
    • Out of State Tuition: $37,675
    • Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 2975
    • IPED: 216807
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    Overview

    We are Westminster College, nestled within the charming town of New Wilmington, just one hour north of Pittsburgh. We study hard, priding ourselves in strong academics, outstanding faculty, and individualized attention with our 11:1 student to faculty ratio. We encourage participation, sponsoring 22 varsity sports, 18 honor societies, and more than 80 clubs. We provide the independence to think and participate in what’s most important to you.  

    In addition to our work outside the formal classroom is our pledge to ensure that education does not stop at the classroom doors. To this end, we work very closely with faculty across the campus to link curricular and extracurricular life in a seamless bond. Honors floors in the residence halls, thematic living experiences, leadership development, a summer reading program, PEERS health education programs, and a host of other experiences are just a few of the ways in which we engage students in the College's holistic "co-curriculum."

    Who We Are

    A private, 4-year, co-ed, liberal arts college that emphasizes experiential learning, collaboration, and student success.

    Campus

    300 beautiful acres in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, boasting athletic fields, walking trails, an outdoor laboratory, and a lake perfect for canoeing.

    Majors and Programs

    42 majors, 13 pre-professional programs, and 7 graduate programs.

    Faculty

    11:1 student-faculty ratio and an average class size of 17; 85% of our full-time faculty hold a doctorate or terminal degree.

    Athletics

    22 varsity sports; NCAA Division III; Presidents’ Athletic Conference; Eastern College Athletic Conference.

    Outcomes

    98% of our graduates are employed or in graduate school the year following graduation.

    Student Life

    Over 80 clubs and organizations; 4 national fraternities and 5 national sororities.