Wilson College

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$25,200
3.07% growth from 2019
2020 Average Net Price
$22,318
After Financial Aid
2018 Student Loan
3.7%
Default Rate
2020 Acceptance Rate
92.2%
808 Applicants
2020 Enrolled Students
1,535
42.8% Full-Time
2020 Graduation Rate
49.5%
53 Graduates

About

Wilson College is a higher education institution located in Franklin County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Wilson College were Registered Nursing (48 degrees awarded), Animal-Assisted Therapy (7 degrees), and Other Animal Science (6 degrees).

In 2020, 277 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Wilson College. 85.2% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 14.8% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (196 degrees), 4.9 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (40 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Wilson College is $25,200, which is $−3,200 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,400).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Wilson College is $25,200, which is $−3,200 less than the national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,400).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $22,318.

In 2020, 72% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 67% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$25,200
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at Wilson College was $25,200. The cost of tuition at Wilson College is $−3,200 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Baccalaureate Colleges ($28,400).

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Average Net Price

$22,318
2020 Value
0.772%
1 Year Growth

In 2020 Wilson College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $22,318. Between 2019 and 2020, the average net price of Wilson College grew by 0.772%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,347
Room and Board
$1,260
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Wilson College was of $9,347 in 2020. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,260. The cost of room and board did not change between 2019 and 2020. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

72%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
67%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

72% of undergraduate students at Wilson College received grants or loans in 2020. This represents a decline of 1.37% with respect to 2019, when 73% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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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.
3.7%
2018 Default Rate
8
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at Wilson College was 3.7%, which represents 8 out of the 216 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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Admissions

Wilson College received 808 undergraduate applications in 2020, which represents a 0.248% annual growth. Out of those 808 applicants, 745 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 92.2% acceptance rate.

There were 1,535 students enrolled at Wilson College in 2020, and 75% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Wilson College has an overall enrollment yield of 15.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

92.2%
Acceptance Rate in 2020
745
Accepted Out of 808

In 2020, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Wilson College was 92.2% (745 admissions from 808 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2019, which was 92.8%. Between 2019 and 2020, the number of applicants grew by 0.248%, while admissions declined by −0.401%.

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SAT Scores

75%
Submission Percentage
87
Scores Submitted

75% of enrolled first-time students at Wilson College in 2020 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Wilson College has a total enrollment of 1,535 students. The full-time enrollment at Wilson College is 657 students and the part-time enrollment is 878. This means that 42.8% of students enrolled at Wilson College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Wilson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 74.3% White, 5.08% Hispanic or Latino, 4.36% Black or African American, 2.28% Two or More Races, 0.586% Asian, 0.0651% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0651% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Wilson College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (62.8%), followed by White Male (12.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (5.42%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly White Female (66.7%), followed by White Male (13.3%) and Black or African American Female (6.67%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

42.8%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Wilson College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 1,535 students. The full-time enrollment at Wilson College is 657 and the part-time enrollment is 878. This means that 42.8% of students enrolled at Wilson College are enrolled full-time compared with 80.1% at similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

68%
2020 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 Wilson College was 68%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Baccalaureate Colleges (73%), Wilson College had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,140
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    78
  3. Black or African American
    67

The enrolled student population at Wilson College is 74.3% White, 5.08% Hispanic or Latino, 4.36% Black or African American, 2.28% Two or More Races, 0.586% Asian, 0.0651% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.0651% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Baccalaureate Colleges is 54.8% White, 13.8% Black or African American, and 13.4% Hispanic or Latino.

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, 188 students (12.2%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2020, 195 more women than men received degrees from Wilson College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Wilson College is white (196 degrees awarded). There were 4.9 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (40 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Wilson College is Registered Nursing (48 degrees awarded), followed by Animal-Assisted Therapy (7 degrees) and Other Animal Science (6 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Wilson College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Education (105 degrees awarded), Agriculture (9 degrees), and Language & Linguistics (3 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Wilson College are Elementary & middle school teachers (1,555,474 people), Secondary school teachers (547,390 people), Education administrators (275,609 people), Other managers (217,283 people), and Special education teachers (213,208 people).

The most specialized majors at Wilson College are Education (105 degrees awarded), Agriculture (9 degrees), Language & Linguistics (3 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (13 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (9 degrees).

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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 Wilson College are Surgeons, Dentists, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Actuaries, and Cardiovascular technologists and technicians

The most specialized majors at Wilson College are Education (105 degrees awarded), Agriculture (9 degrees), Language & Linguistics (3 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (13 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (9 degrees).

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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 Wilson College are Elementary & secondary schools (2,917,668 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (408,073 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (218,233 people), Computer Systems Design (138,240 people), and Construction (121,690 people).

The most specialized majors at Wilson College are Education (105 degrees awarded), Agriculture (9 degrees), Language & Linguistics (3 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (13 degrees), and Interdisciplinary Studies (9 degrees).

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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 Wilson College.
Most Common
  1. 48 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 7 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 6 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Wilson College was Registered Nursing with 48 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

41
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
236
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 41 degrees were awarded to men at Wilson College, which is 0.174 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (236).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2020, 10 degrees were awarded to men at Wilson College in Educational & Instructional Technology, which is 0.303 times less than the 33 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2020, 48 degrees were awarded to women at Wilson College in Registered Nursing, which is Infinityk times more than the 0 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

35%
100% Completion Time
40%
150% Completion Time

In 2020, 35% of students graduating from Wilson College completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 40% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 41% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Hispanic or Latino Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Wilson College is Female and Hispanic or Latino (100% graduation rate). Across all Baccalaureate Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

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, 15.1% of graduates (8 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    196 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    40 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    14 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Wilson College is white (196 degrees awarded). There were 4.9 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, unknown (40 degrees).

14.4% of degree recipients (40 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. White Female
    167 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    29 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    13 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Wilson College is white female (167 degrees awarded). There were 5.76 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (29 degrees).

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Operations

Wilson College has an endowment valued at nearly $54.3M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.69M (3.12%), compared to the 2.06% average return ($820k on $39.8M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2020, Wilson College had a total salary expenditure of $26.8M. Wilson College employs 15 Associate professors, 15 Assistant professors, and 12 Professors. Most academics at Wilson College are Female Assistant professors (12), Male Associate professors(9), and Male Professors (6).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Wilson College are: Management, with 26 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 13 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 12 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$54.3M
2020 Endowment
1.96%
decline from 2019

Wilson College has an endowment valued at about $54.3M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of Wilson College declined 1.96% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $14.4M higher than than the median endowment of Baccalaureate Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $3.34M - Federal
  2. $255k - State
  3. $31k - Local

As of 2020, Wilson College received $3.34M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $255k from state grants and contracts, and $31k from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$10.3M
2020 Salaries
1.41%
growth from 2019

In 2020, Wilson College paid a median of $10.3M in salaries, which represents 38.6% of their overall expenditure ($26.8M) and a 1.41% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 2.24% growth from 2018 and a 6.69% growth from 2017.

The median for similar Baccalaureate Colleges is 15.4M (40.8% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$2.92M
Instructional Salaries
50
Number of Employees

In 2020, Wilson College paid a total of $2.92M to 50 employees working as instructors, which represents 28.2% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $4.78M (31%) for similar Baccalaureate Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
15 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
26 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at Wilson College were Associate professor with 15 employees; Assistant professor with 15 employees; and Assistant professor with 12 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Wilson College were Management with 26 employees; Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 13 employees; and Business and Financial Operations with 12 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Assistant professor
  2. Male Associate professor
  3. Male Professor

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Wilson College was Female Assistant professor with 12 employees, Male Associate professor with 9 employees, and Male Professor with 6 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Wilson College.

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