Wentworth Institute of Technology requires at least 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Wentworth Institute of Technology accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Wentworth Institute of Technology has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 72% of students who start college at Wentworth Institute of Technology finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
Wentworth Institute of Technology offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Wentworth Institute of Technology may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Wentworth Institute of Technology does not have a core curriculum. Since there are no specific-classes required in order to graduate, students have a lot of flexibiity about what classes they choose to take.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Wentworth Institute of Technology.
Reminder: Check with Wentworth Institute of Technology directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Wentworth Institute of Technology students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Wentworth Institute of Technology.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.
Double Majoring at Wentworth Institute of Technology
Wentworth Institute of Technology 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: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.
✅ Wentworth Institute of Technology 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.
✅ Wentworth Institute of Technology has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Wentworth Institute of Technology offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ Wentworth Institute of Technology does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
✅ Wentworth Institute of Technology requires an internship for all students.
Internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.
The main library on campus is the Douglas D. Schumann Library & Learning Commons and there is one other library on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Wentworth Institute of Technology does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Wentworth Institute of Technology have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Wentworth Institute of Technology has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Wentworth Institute of Technology include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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