Science & Engineering Profile


Innovation in the making

AT A GLANCE


Founded:
1904

Type of School: Private, coeducational

Student Body: 4,000 full-time undergraduate students

Majors:
• Applied Mathematics
• Applied Sciences
• Architecture (concentrations in Adaptive Interventions, Emerging Technologies, or Urbanism)
• Biological Engineering
• Biomedical Engineering
• Business Management (optional concentrations in Entrepreneurship or Technology Project Management)
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Information Systems
• Computer Networking
• Computer Science
• Construction Management (optional concentrations in Commercial Real Estate or Facility Management)
• Cybersecurity
• Electrical Engineering
• Electromechanical Engineering
• Engineering—Interdisciplinary
• Industrial Design
• Interior Design
• Mechanical Engineering

Architecture is a four-year bachelor’s followed by the opportunity to apply to a one-year Master of Architecture (MArch) program. The MArch program is approved by the National Architectural Accreditation Board (NAAB), the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education (MDHE), and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Cooperative Education: Co-op is a requirement for all majors.

Campus Life: Co-ed, on-campus residence halls (rooms or suites) and apartments

Costs: Tuition: $33,950 per academic year; typical room and board: $14,190 per academic year

Sports and Activities: 17 Division III athletic teams; more than 50 student activities and chapter memberships in professional associations

Yellow Ribbon Program: Wentworth is a proud supporter of the Yellow Ribbon Program. Please visit wit.edu/yellowribbon for more information.

Programs of Study

College of Architecture, Design, and Construction Management
Wentworth’s College of Architecture, Design, and Construction Managementis deeply rooted in the tradition of design, construction, and technological innovation. These core values are woven throughout its departments. The programs seek to educate well-grounded professionals, equipping graduates with the skills and insights to make positive contributions to our environment.
• Architecture
- Concentrations in Adaptive Interventions, Emerging Technologies, or Urbanism
• Construction Management
- Optional concentrations in Commercial Real Estate or Facility Management
• Industrial Design
• Interior Design

College of Arts and Sciences
The College of Arts and Sciences serves Wentworth’s entire student body through
its general education curriculum as well as specialized courses in the sciences, applied mathematics, humanities, and social sciences.
• Applied Mathematics
• Applied Sciences
• Business Management
- Optional concentrations in Entrepreneurship or Technology Project Management
• Computer Information Systems

College of Engineering and Computer Science

The College of Engineering and Computer Science offers degree programs rootedin Wentworth’s rich tradition of project-based experiential learning. The Collegestrives to prepare its graduates for productive and challenging careers in private practice, industry, and government, while its programs provide a solid foundationfor lifelong professional development.
• Biological Engineering
• Biomedical Engineering
• Civil Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Networking
• Computer Science
• Cybersecurity
• Electrical Engineering
• Electromechanical Engineering
• Engineering—Interdisciplinary
• Mechanical Engineering

Go ahead and dream. Test yourself with an excellent cooperative education. Wentworth Institute of Technology is a private coeducational college located in Boston, one of America’s most beautifuland historical cities. Wentworth enrolls more than 4,000 students andoffers on-campus housing on its 31-acre fully equipped campus.

Academics at Wentworth
When you join the Wentworth community, you can enjoy the benefits of small class sizes (approximately 20 students) and individual attention from a dedicated teaching faculty with professional industry experience. There are more than 60 on-campus laboratories and studios, which are an integral component of all majors at Wentworth, creating a hands-on learning environment.Wentworth is also one of the more affordable full-time baccalaureate options in Boston.

Cooperative education
Wentworth offers one of the most comprehensive cooperative education (co-op) programs in the United States. For more than 40 years, Wentworth has been opening career doors and helping students gain professional paid work experience. Before graduation, all students are required to workfor two semesters in a paid position directly related to their majors. Co-ops provide valuable, practical experiences that serve students well in theirsearch for employment after graduation. Within six months of graduation, 98% of graduates are employed or in graduate school.

Colleges of the Fenway
Wentworth is part of one of Boston’slargest academic collaborations,
a consortium representing morethan 12,000 students. Wentworthhas partnerships with EmmanuelCollege, Simmons University, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences.Students have cross-registrationwith other colleges, interlibraryloan privileges, and combined extracurricular activities such as orchestra, theater, and other socialand athletic opportunities. All themembers of the consortium are a short walk apart.

Admission
Wentworth practices rolling admission, which means we review each application once all required materials are received. While there is not an official deadline to apply,some majors and on-campus housing fill up quickly, so we encourage you to apply early.

Applying is easy: simply go to our website at wit.edu/apply and
complete the online application. In addition, the following documentation is required: a personalstatement or essay, a letter of recommendation from a professor or other professional familiar with your academic abilities, your finalofficial high school transcript, andofficial college transcripts from anyinstitution of higher learning youhave attended. If you are within ayear of having graduated from highschool, official SAT or ACT scoresmust also be submitted.