Wellesley College is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Wellesley, Massachusetts. The campus is situated in a large suburb area and is home to 2,519 undergraduate students.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Wellesley College has an acceptance rate of 22%. The acceptance rate of 22% implies that for every 100 students that applied 22 students got accepted. 6,395 students appied to Wellesley College. 22% of the students that applied got accepted, and 44% that that got accepted enrolled.
Number of Applicants
The SAT composite score at Wellesley College ranged from 1360 to 1530. The ACT composite score at Wellesley College ranged from 31 to 34.
|SAT Composite||1360 - 1530|
|ACT Composite||31 - 34|
The cost for undergraduate students to attend Wellesley College for an academic year can be broken down into $55,728 for tuition, $324 for fees, $800 for books and supplies, $17,096 for room and board and $1,250 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.
Tuition and Fees
|Books and supplies||$800|
|Room and board||$17,096|
The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Wellesley College is 91%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 0% compared to 91% for female undergraduate students.
The retention rate for undergraduate students at Wellesley College is 97%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.
The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Wellesley College is $71,800 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $42,800 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $86,600.
Mean Earnings After 10 Years
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Wellesley College is 88% compared to 12% of former students 10 years after entry not working.
The largest programs/majors at Wellesley College include "Economics" with 89 graduates followed by "Political Science and Government" with 67 graduates, "Research and Experimental Psychology" with 59 graduates, "Biology, General" with 44 graduates and "Computer and Information Sciences, General" with 44 graduates.
|Political Science and Government||67|
|Research and Experimental Psychology||59|
|Computer and Information Sciences, General||44|
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors