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Mount Wachusett Community College

Gardner, MA 2-Year Public

About Mount Wachusett Community College

Mount Wachusett Community College is a public, state school located in the small town setting of Gardner, MA, less than an hour from Boston.

Founded in 1963, Mount Wachusett Community College currently enrolls around 3,674 students a year, including 3,674 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Mount Wachusett Community College's endowment was valued at $7,370,653 in 2021. For each full-time student, Mount Wachusett Community College spends about $5,332.

2021 Admissions Facts About Mount Wachusett Community College

Acceptance rate: 99%

Average GPA: 2.5

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: September 11

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Mount Wachusett Community College's acceptance rate?

Admission to Mount Wachusett Community College is noncompetitive. Around 99 percent of all applicants are admitted to Mount Wachusett Community College each year.

The average high school GPA for a student at Mount Wachusett Community College is 2.5 /4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Mount Wachusett Community College a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a college is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and graduation rates

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 59 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Based on this information, how does Mount Wachusett Community College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Mount Wachusett Community College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

444 Green Street Gardner, MA 01440

Campus Setting: Small Town

Mount Wachusett Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 11

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mount Wachusett Community College is Sep 11.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mount Wachusett Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Mount Wachusett Community College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Mount Wachusett Community College is like? There are approximately 3,674 students enrolled at Mount Wachusett Community College. 33% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from MA and 5% percent of students are from other states.


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