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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Costs and Financial Aid

  • What is the tuition and housing cost?

    Tuition for the 2020-2021 academic year is $35,970. The average room and board is $14,970 per year.

  • Do you offer financial aid?

    Yes, 86% of incoming first-year students receive financial aid. All students must fill out a FAFSA in order to be evaluated for financial assistance. In addition, all incoming students are automatically considered for a merit scholarship. Please visit our financial aid page for more information.

  • Do you have an internship/cooperative education (co-op) program?

    Wentworth offers a comprehensive co-op program that is fully integrated into the curriculum. All students are required to complete at least 2 semesters of professional, paid work experience before graduation. Please visit our co-op page for more information.

  • What is the difference between a co-op and an internship?

    Co-ops are full-time paid positions in a student’s major. The student works for the employer during the semester and does not take any classes or pay tuition. Internships can be paid or unpaid. Students typically are enrolled in classes and complete the internship on a part-time basis.

  • What is the employment rate for your graduates?

    Last year 97% of our surveyed graduates were employed in their academic field of study or enrolled in graduate school within 6 months after graduation and the starting average salary was $64,000.

Quick Facts

Please refer to our quick facts sheet for more information. If you have any additional questions, please contact the Office of Admissions at 617-989-4000 or email admissions@wit.edu