3,854
Students
Financial aid thermometer
5,803
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
98
98%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Mount Wachusett Community College is a 2-year institution located in Gardner, MA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 444 Green Street
Gardner, MA  01440-1378
United States
Contact Ms. Marcia Rosbury-Henne
Dean of Admissions and Enrollment
Email: admissions@mwcc.mass.edu
Phone: 978-632-6600
Fax: 978-630-9558

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,627
Applied
1,599
Accepted
3,854
Enrolled
98%
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Female Admissions

864
Females Applied
848
Females Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

763
Males Applied
751
Males Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
2.57
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen September 11th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

600
In-state
5,520
Out-of-state
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Fees

4,948
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

5,803
Avg. Financial Aid Package
5,680
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
1,790
Avg. Loan Aid
683
Avg. Grant Aid
5,116
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
97%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
4%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,854
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 15.96%
Black or African American 7.5%
White or Caucasian 67.72%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.39%
Asian 2.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.1%
Two or more races 2.15%
Other 3.55%

Gender

Male (35.47%)
Female (64.53%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Orientation, Fall Fest and Commencement Dinner/Awards Ceremony

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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The National Society of Leadership and Success
Most popular organizations:
Otaku Anime Club, Dental Hygienist Club, Parent Support Group, Student Government Association and Student Nurses Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
security cameras, access cards for laboratory access

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Faculty

419
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 74
Part-time - 345
Male - 173
Female - 246