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Wilson College
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  • 4 Year
  • CHAMBERSBURG, PA

Report Card

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

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Wilson is a private, Christian college located in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 582 undergraduate students. The Wilson acceptance rate is 93%. Popular majors include Nursing, Veterinary Technician and Assistant, and Business. Graduating 53% of students, Wilson alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $29,000.

About

1015 PHILADELPHIA AVE
CHAMBERSBURG, PA 17201
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Colonial States Athletic Conference

Wilson College Rankings

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

Wilson Admissions

Acceptance Rate
93%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
960-1200
ACT Range
18-24
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No
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Cost

Net Price
$22,200 / 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
$14,133 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
100%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 19 responses
75%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 20 responses
45%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 20 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    45%
  • On Campus
    31%
  • Online
    24%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
582 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
384
Undergrads Over 25
38%
Pell Grant
34%
Varsity Athletes
35%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Animal lover
    56%
  • Friendly
    19%
  • Liberal LBTG non-christian
    13%
  • Gregarious
    6%
  • Outgoing
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
61%
Poll
68%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 22 responses
Poll
58%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 26 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 19 responses
  • Quiet
    32%
  • Diverse
    16%
  • Excellent
    16%
  • Liberal
    16%
  • Attentive
    11%
  • Fast-paced
    5%
  • Home away from home
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
93%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 14 responses

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