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The College of Wooster

Wooster, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate56%
Acceptance Rate56%

The College of Wooster Academics

The College of Wooster requires a minimum of 32 courses to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at The College of Wooster, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. The College of Wooster accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, The College of Wooster does not offer classes during the summer.

NOTE: Around 74% of students who start college at The College of Wooster complete all the credits required within six years.

The College of Wooster true.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: The College of Wooster may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At The College of Wooster?

The College of Wooster has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement.

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with The College of Wooster directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at The College of Wooster

When choosing a major, The College of Wooster students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at The College of Wooster.The College of Wooster allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative. Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major. The College of Wooster offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About The College of Wooster

Does The College of Wooster Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ The College of Wooster offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does The College of Wooster Offer Online Classes?

❌ The College of Wooster false or fully-online programs, so students must be able to attend classes on-campus.

Does The College of Wooster Give Credit for AP Classes?

✅ The College of Wooster true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does The College of Wooster Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at The College of Wooster, check with the school directly.

Does The College of Wooster Require Internships?

🟨 The College of Wooster does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About The College of Wooster

The College of Wooster Library

The main library on campus is the The College of Wooster Libraries and there are 3 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at The College of Wooster

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

The College of Wooster offers these dual degree programs:

•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Case Western Reserve University, Washington University in St. Louis and University of Michigan

•3-2 dual degree program in forestry with Duke University

•3-2 dual degree program in nursing with Case Western Reserve University

•3-2 dual degree program in social work with Case Western Reserve University

•Dentistry with Case Western Reserve University


Does The College of Wooster have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

The College of Wooster does not have any ROTC programs.

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 15
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