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    Worcester Polytechnic Institute

    Worcester Polytechnic Institute


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Biological Sciences, Computer and Information Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, Psychology and Counseling, Liberal Arts, STEM
    • Type: Private, Nonprofit
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year, 4 Year + Graduate
    • Campus Setting: Urban
    • Testing Requirements: ACT, SAT, Test Optional
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans, Work Study
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $59,700
    • Out of State Tuition: $59,700
    • Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Affiliation: The Common App, CACHET (Engineering & Technology Colleges), Army ROTC, Navy ROTC, Air Force ROTC
    • Religious Affiliation: None
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    Founded in 1865, WPI is the nation's third oldest technological university. The centerpiece of WPI academics is project-based learning, which requires students to engage in research and apply what they've learned to solving real-world problems in communities around the world.

    WPI has more than 30 project centers on six continents.