School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Worcester State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address486 Chandler St, Worcester, MA 01602-2597
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Worcester State University is 89.32% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 24.56%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate89.32 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)24.56 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

Worcester State's 2023 tuition & fees is $10,786 for Massachusetts residents and $16,866 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 1.20% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($16,666).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $5,796 for Massachusetts residents and $6,093 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 5.12% compared to the last year's rate.
Massachusetts ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,786$16,866
Graduate Tuition & Fees$5,796$6,093
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,417 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 748 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Worcester State has 4,640 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 777 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,417
Undergraduate Students4,640
Graduate Students777
Online Enrollment748

Degree Information and Campus Life

Worcester State offers 73 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Worcester State
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs73 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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