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Westminster College – New Wilmington

319 South Market Street, New Wilmington, PA

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Westminster College is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and assists students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania, which is a predominantly rural area. The Presbyterian Church affiliation at the school is an important part of the history, education and vision that defines the school. About 1,600 students enroll at Westminster College yearly.

A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:

  • Education
  • Business And Marketing Studies
  • English Language And Literature
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences

To be considered for admissions, applicants may be asked to fill out an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit school transcripts, which are then reviewed by admissions officials. Most students admitted to Westminster College earn an SAT score between 1450 - 1768, or an ACT composite score in a range of 22 - 26. Roughly 60 percent of all students that applied were accepted at this school, with 15 percent of those accepted choosing to attend. More information regarding admissions can be found here.

The cost of undergraduate tuition is nearly $34,000 for the year. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and therefore students should use the school's price of attendance calculator to understand their costs. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the required requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.

The mascot for Westminster College is the "Titans", and they participate in intercollegiate athletic programs through the oversight and organization of the NCAA. Available athletic programs offered may include but not limited to:

  • Baseball (NCAA Division III)
  • Basketball (NCAA Division III)
  • Football (NCAA Division III)
  • Golf (NCAA Division III)
  • Soccer (NCAA Division III)

Students may visit the school's http://www.westminster.edu to view additional information.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give you an idea of the candidates Westminster College – New Wilmington accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Total enrollment at Westminster College – New Wilmington is around 1,300 students, with undergraduate students making up about 86% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $33,000-$39,000 per year
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $1,100 to $1,300 per unit
  • The average estimated cost for on campus housing and meals is listed to be around $12,000, the amount includes seventeen meals each week

Financial Aid Details

The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid100%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships100%$24,228
Receiving Student Loans77%$9,044
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, Westminster College – New Wilmington may offer student services like:

  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation Rates

Westminster College – New Wilmington has a very high graduation rate when compared to nearby similar schools.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years63%
Graduating in 5 Years13%
Graduating in 6 Years0.6%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Music Program
    • * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1958)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Westminster College – New Wilmington is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division III (with football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Baseball (Presidents Athletic Conference)
  • Basketball (Presidents Athletic Conference)
  • Football (Presidents Athletic Conference)
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field, Indoor
  • Track and Field, Outdoor
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Volleyball
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Westminster College – New Wilmington by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Business and Marketing Studies

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences

Education

English Language and Literature

Foreign Languages and Literature

History

Interdisciplinary Studies

    Mathematics and Statistics

    Natural Resources and Conservation

    Philosophy and Religious Studies

    Physical Sciences

    Psychology

    Social Sciences

    Theology and Religious Vocations

    Visual and Performing Arts

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    ACCEPTANCE RATE
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    FINANCIAL AID RATE
    100%

    STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
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    DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
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    FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
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