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Wagner College
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  • 4 Year
  • STATEN ISLAND, NY

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Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade A minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade C
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

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Wagner is a private, Christian college located in Staten Island, New York in the New York City Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,588 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Wagner acceptance rate is 70%. Popular majors include Nursing, Business, and Drama and Theatre Production. Graduating 73% of students, Wagner alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $43,400.

About

ONE CAMPUS RD
STATEN ISLAND, NY 10301
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Northeast Conference

Wagner College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Wagner Admissions

Acceptance Rate
70%
Application Deadline
March 15
SAT Range
1050-1270
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes
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Cost

Net Price
$31,944 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$30,489 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 45 responses
55%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 51 responses
73%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 51 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,588 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
55
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
25%
Varsity Athletes
32%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 30 responses
  • Theatre, Physician Assistant, Athlete, or Greek
    43%
  • Theatre kid, athlete, or involved in Greek life
    23%
  • Whoever you want to be.
    23%
  • Theater kid or athlete
    10%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
72%
Poll
62%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 55 responses
Poll
44%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 59 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 27 responses
  • A strong Community
    33%
  • Amazing opportunities to explore in NYC
    26%
  • Endearing
    11%
  • Terrible in every way
    11%
  • Boring
    7%
  • Worst decision ever!
    7%
  • confusing
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$56,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
73%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
74%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 27 responses

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