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Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a premier research university specializing in science and engineering. Founded in 1865 as one of the nation's first technological universities, WPI has continued to educate and transform generations of scientists, engineers, problem-solvers, and leaders. For nearly 150 years, the WPI motto, Lehr und Kunst (Theory and Practice), has honed our focus on the importance of innovative research coupled with excellence in teaching. The result is a campus environment and culture that nourishes technological insight, innovation, and entrepreneurship. You will find that graduate study and research at WPI is challenging, rigorous, stimulating, and meaningful. We invite you to learn how you can be a part of our exciting community.
651-700
2014
551-600
2015
601-650
2016
  • 25.2
    Faculty Student
  • 35.5
    Citations per Faculty
  • 74.3
    International Students
351-400
2017
  • 45.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 60.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 58.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 55.8
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
389
International
31

Number of students

5,076
Postgraduate 20%
Undergraduate 80%

Number of international students

1,143
Postgraduate 54%
Undergraduate 46%
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