Wofford College

Spartanburg, South Carolina

Wofford College Overview

Student population

Address429 N Church St
Spartanburg, SC
School Websitewww.wofford.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Wofford College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Spartanburg, South Carolina that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,520 students applied to Wofford College. Of those students, 2,238 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Wofford College was $42,335, in addition to fees of $1,650. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Wofford College.

Wofford College has a 81% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Wofford College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Wofford College acceptance rate is 64%. To put this into perspective, 2,238 of the 3,520 students who applied to Wofford College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Wofford College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Wofford College had an SAT score between the range of 1,180 and 1,350. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Wofford College was between 27 and 30 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Wofford College as part of their application.

Wofford College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Wofford College, the tuition for in-state residents is $42,335. Combined with fees of $1,650, room and board costs of $12,685, other expenses of $2,493 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $43,985 in tuition.

Students at Wofford College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Wofford College was $5,093 last year, with 16% of students being awarded federal aid.

Wofford College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Wofford College.

Wofford College has a good gender split, with 53% of undergraduates being female and 47% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are South Carolina residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside in South Carolina. However, 42% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Wofford College is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Wofford College Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
PHYSICAL SCIENCES

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