Westfield State College - Westfield, MA

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Westfield State College

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Master's degree.Westfield State College is a public school.

Contacting the School

577 Western Ave
Westfield, MA 01086-1630
Main Phone: 4135725300
Web Site:www.wsc.ma.edu/

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 5,392 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.8% of students attend full-time, while0.2% attend part-time. Male students comprised 44.7% of the student body, while females made up 55.3%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (147)%, Hispanic (55)%, Asian (176)%, and Native American (15)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 460.One quarter of students scored at least 550.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 460 or higher.One fourth of students scored 560 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Bachelor's
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's

Degree Programs

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Business And ManagementCommunications
    ComputerEducationEnglish Language And Literature
      Environmental ConservationHistory And Social SciencesLeisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical Sciences
        Protective Services
          PsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

          Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

          Westfield State College belongs to the following athletic conferences:

          • New England Football Conference (for football).
          • Massachusetts State College Athletic Association (for basketball, baseball, and track & field).

          The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field

          Special Student Services

          Academic Services

          • Remedial assistance
          • AP credits
          • Weekend college
          • Distance learning options
          • Study abroad

          Financial Flexibility

          • ROTC
          • Student employment services
          • Career counseling
          • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

          Cost of Attending

          In-State, Living On Campus:$ 15,447.00
          In-State, Living With Family:$ 9,759.00
          Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 21,527.00

          Admission Requirements

          The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

          • High-school GPA is required.
          • Secondary school record is required.
          • Standardized test scores are required.
          • A college preparatory program is required.
          • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is required.
          • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
          Recommended (but not required):
          • Recommendations are recommended.
          Neither Required Nor Recommended:
          • Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended.

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