Wheelock College

Boston, MA

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Founded in 1888, Wheelock College is a private institution residing on six urban acres in Boston, Massachusetts. The school is focused on producing graduates who can create a safe, caring, and just world for children and families. Wheelock College offers 12 undergraduate and nine graduate majors, in addition to a variety of certificate programs.

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Quick Facts


200 The Riverway
Boston, MA 02215
Institutional Control: Private
Year Founded: 1888

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
May 01 application deadline
87.5% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
1% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$33,835 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: No
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, certificate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate

Majors Offered

Special education and teaching, general, Elementary education and teaching, Kindergarten/preschool education and teaching, Human development and family studies, general, Child development, Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, General studies, Humanities/humanistic studies, Mathematics, other, Environmental studies, Developmental and child psychology, Counseling psychology, Social work, Youth services/administration, Political science and government, other, American/united states studies/civilization, Visual and performing arts, general, Communication and media studies, other

Minors Offered

Education, general, Special education and teaching, general, Human development and family studies, general, Child development, Family and community services, Writing, general, Humanities/humanistic studies, Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, other, Environmental studies, Philosophy, Physical sciences, Youth services/administration, Political science and government, other, American/united states studies/civilization, Women's studies, Visual and performing arts, general, Communication sciences and disorders, general, Organizational leadership, History, other, Communication and media studies, other

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 869
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 836
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 31

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Choral groups, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, literary magazine, musical theater, student government

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 0 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 2 0 1
Burglary 11 1 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 0 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 1 0 0
Burglary 4 1 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0
Negligent manslaughter 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0
Robbery 0
Aggravated assault 0
Burglary 0
Motor vehicle theft 0
Arson 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 1 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 1 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0
Drug law violations 0
Liquor law violations 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.