College of William and Mary

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Quick Facts

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Top Ranked
  • Location: Williamsburg, VA
  • Student Body: 8,740
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Public
  • Campus Type: Suburban
  • Web Site: www.wm.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 35.92%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 35.92%
  • Application Deadline: January 1, 2019
  • International Students: 6%
  • Application Fee: $75
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • In State Tuition: $14,613
  • Out of State/International Tuition: $37,425
  • In State Grad Tuition: $9,630
  • Out of State Grad Tuition: $25,920
  • Room and Board: $11,799
  • Books and Supplies: $1,400
  • Other Fees: $6,245
  • Net Price In-Disctrict/State: $17,415
  • Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 1,531
  • Men / Women Ratio: 639 / 892
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 660 - 740
  • Median SAT Math Range: 640 - 740
  • Median ACT Range: 29 - 29
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 6%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 92
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Social Sciences: 21%
  • Business: 11%
  • Biological: 10%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 8%
  • Psychology: 7%

Academic Programs

College of William and Mary offers 44 Total Programs in Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Social Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Certificate ProgramsCollege of William and Mary offers 3 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Campus
Foreign Language
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Campus
Psychology
  • Educational Psychology Campus
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsCollege of William and Mary offers 31 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological
  • Biology, Biological Sciences, General Campus
  • Neuroscience Campus
Business
  • Business Administration and Management, General Campus
Computer Science
  • Computer Science Campus
English Literature
  • English Language and Literature, General Campus
Ethnic
  • American, United States Studies, Civilization Campus
  • Area Studies, Other Campus
  • Chinese Studies Campus
Foreign Language
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General Campus
  • French Language and Literature Campus
  • German Language and Literature Campus
  • Spanish Language and Literature Campus
History
  • History, General Campus
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Campus
Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mathematics, General Campus
Parks
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, General Campus
Philosophy
  • Philosophy Campus
  • Religion, Religious Studies Campus
Physical Sciences
  • Chemistry, General Campus
  • Geology, Earth Science, General Campus
  • Physics, General Campus
Psychology
  • Psychology, General Campus
Public Admin
  • Public Policy Analysis, General Campus
Social Sciences
  • Anthropology Campus
  • Economics, General Campus
  • International Relations and Affairs Campus
  • Political Science and Government, General Campus
  • Sociology Campus
Visual and Performing Arts
  • Art, Art Studies, General Campus
  • Drama and Dramatics, Theatre Arts, General Campus
  • Music, General Campus
Master's Degree ProgramsCollege of William and Mary offers 19 Master's Degree Programs
Biological
  • Biology, Biological Sciences, General Campus
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography Campus
Business
  • Accounting Campus
  • Business Administration and Management, General OnlineCampus
  • Management Science Campus
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Campus
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Campus
  • Curriculum and Instruction Campus
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Campus
Ethnic
  • American, United States Studies, Civilization Campus
History
  • History, General Campus
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Biological and Physical Sciences Campus
Legal Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other Campus
Physical Sciences
  • Chemistry, General Campus
  • Physics, General Campus
Psychology
  • Educational Psychology Campus
  • Psychology, General Campus
Public Admin
  • Public Policy Analysis, General Campus
Social Sciences
  • Anthropology Campus
Doctorate Degree ProgramsCollege of William and Mary offers 10 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography Campus
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Campus
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Campus
  • Educational Administration and Supervision, Other Campus
Ethnic
  • American, United States Studies, Civilization Campus
History
  • History, General Campus
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Biological and Physical Sciences Campus
Legal Studies
  • Law Campus
Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General Campus
Social Sciences
  • Anthropology Campus

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 92%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 91%
  • 1st Year Retention: 95%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $60,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 8,740
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 61%
  • Hispanic Students: 8%
  • Non-resident, alien: 8%
  • Black Students: 7%
  • Asian Students: 7%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Unknown: 4%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

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