The Wright Institute

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2017 Student Loan
0.943%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
487
100% Full-Time

About

The Wright Institute is a higher education institution located in Alameda County, CA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at The Wright Institute were .

In 2019, 195 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at The Wright Institute. 76.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 23.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (120 degrees), 4.8 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (25 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at The Wright Institute is $0, which is $−14,500 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at The Wright Institute is $0, which is $−14,500 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $N/A.

In N/A, N/A% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while N/A% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Average Net Price

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N/A Value

In N/A The Wright Institute had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $N/A. Between N/A and N/A, the average net price of The Wright Institute grew by N/A.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

N/A%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
N/A%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

N/A% of undergraduate students at The Wright Institute received grants or loans in N/A. This represents a N/A of N/A with respect to N/A, when N/A% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at The Wright Institute (in red) with that of other similar universities.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
0.943%
2017 Default Rate
1
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at The Wright Institute was 0.943%, which represents 1 out of the 106 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

The Wright Institute has a total enrollment of 487 students. The full-time enrollment at The Wright Institute is 487 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at The Wright Institute are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at The Wright Institute, both undergraduate and graduate, is 63.7% White, 12.5% Asian, 8.62% Two or More Races, 6.78% Hispanic or Latino, 3.9% Black or African American, 0.411% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at The Wright Institute in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A. Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (50.1%), followed by White Male (13.6%) and Asian Female (9.65%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at The Wright Institute, both undergraduate and graduate, is 487 students. The full-time enrollment at The Wright Institute is 487 and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at The Wright Institute are enrolled full-time compared with 70.4% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

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N/A Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at The Wright Institute was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (72%), The Wright Institute had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    310
  2. Asian
    61
  3. Two or More Races
    42

The enrolled student population at The Wright Institute is 63.7% White, 12.5% Asian, 8.62% Two or More Races, 6.78% Hispanic or Latino, 3.9% Black or African American, 0.411% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.8% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0 students (0%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 105 more women than men received degrees from The Wright Institute. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at The Wright Institute is white (120 degrees awarded). There were 4.8 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (25 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at The Wright Institute is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at The Wright Institute, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Psychology (195 degrees awarded).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The Wright Institute are Social workers, all other (98,238 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (89,868 people), Other managers (82,784 people), Educational, guidance, and career counselors and advisors (64,543 people), and Postsecondary teachers (57,441 people).

The most specialized majors at The Wright Institute are Psychology (195 degrees awarded).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The Wright Institute are Surgeons, Computer hardware engineers, Physicians, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, and Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists

The most specialized majors at The Wright Institute are Psychology (195 degrees awarded).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at The Wright Institute are Elementary & secondary schools (305,137 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (157,848 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (144,908 people), Outpatient care centers (132,902 people), and Individual & family services (116,379 people).

The most specialized majors at The Wright Institute are Psychology (195 degrees awarded).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by The Wright Institute.
Most Common
  1. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded
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    N/A degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In false, the most common bachelors degree concentration at The Wright Institute was N/A with N/A degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

45
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
150
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 45 degrees were awarded to men at The Wright Institute, which is 0.3 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (150).

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Most Common Male Majors

In false, 28 degrees were awarded to men at The Wright Institute in Clinical Psychology, which is 0.292 times less than the 96 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In false, 96 degrees were awarded to women at The Wright Institute in Clinical Psychology, which is 3.43 times more than the 28 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
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Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at The Wright Institute is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    120 degrees awarded
  2. Two or More Races
    25 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at The Wright Institute is white (120 degrees awarded). There were 4.8 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (25 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    93 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    27 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races Female
    20 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at The Wright Institute is white female (93 degrees awarded). There were 3.44 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (27 degrees).

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Operations

The Wright Institute has an endowment valued at nearly $7.85M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $262k (3.34%), compared to the 2.77% average return ($279k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2019, The Wright Institute had a total salary expenditure of $14M. The Wright Institute employs 22 No academic ranks, 4 Assistant professors, and 3 Professors. Most academics at The Wright Institute are Female No academic ranks (15), Male No academic ranks(7), and Female Assistant professors (4).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at The Wright Institute are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 11 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 8 employees, and Management with 5 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$7.85M
2019 Endowment
28.9%
growth from 2018

The Wright Institute has an endowment valued at about $7.85M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of The Wright Institute grew 28.9% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $2.25M lower than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $618 - Federal
  2. $0 - State
  3. $1.61M - Local

As of 2019, The Wright Institute received $618 in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $1.61M from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$7.94M
2019 Salaries
7.88%
growth from 2018

In 2019, The Wright Institute paid a median of $7.94M in salaries, which represents 56.6% of their overall expenditure ($14M) and a 7.88% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 9.44% growth from 2017 and a 7% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.89M (42.3% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$3.01M
Instructional Salaries
31
Number of Employees

In 2019, The Wright Institute paid a total of $3.01M to 31 employees working as instructors, which represents 37.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $857k (29.6%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

No academic rank
Most Common Instructor
22 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
11 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at The Wright Institute were No academic rank with 22 employees; Assistant professor with 4 employees; and Assistant professor with 3 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at The Wright Institute were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 11 employees; Office and Administrative Support with 8 employees; and Management with 5 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female No academic rank
  2. Male No academic rank
  3. Female Assistant professor

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at The Wright Institute was Female No academic rank with 15 employees, Male No academic rank with 7 employees, and Female Assistant professor with 4 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at The Wright Institute.

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