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Worcester Polytechnic Institute

100 Institute Road Worcester View map
United States
#601-650
Private
Very High
5,538
449
1,186

Overview

Graduate students make up one third of WPI’s vibrant student population. More than 20 master’s, PhD, and certificate programs are offered in many fields, including science, engineering, management, policy, and interdisciplinary areas. Graduate students can expect a small-campus feel, many opportunities to work in teams, and personalized mentoring that gives them a solid foundation as they pursue their studies. Students engage in projects and research endeavors that connect them directly with solving today’s global challenges.

WPI is committed to student success after graduation, so professional development opportunities and resources for graduate students are plentiful. From gaining publishing credentials to overseeing a lab to fine-tuning professional communications, students acquire applicable skills and the know-how to navigate the academic or business world. Graduate students have the freedom to pursue research that matches their interests and receive one-on-one faculty guidance to help them navigate coursework and a professional plan. WPI’s industry and business partnerships extend opportunities for graduate students’ research possibilities and post-graduate job prospects.

University Highlights

Total students - 5,538

23%
77%

International students - 1,186

39%
61%

Total faculty staff - 449

55
394

Total students - 5,538

23%
77%

International students - 1,186

39%
61%

Total faculty staff - 449

394
55
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