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  • Wofford College is a Private (not-for-profit) and Western Carolina University is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Wofford College has more expensive tuition & fees ($45,710) than Western Carolina University ($8,277).
  • It is harder to admit to Western Carolina University than Wofford College.
  • Wofford College has higher submitted SAT score (1,265) than Western Carolina University (1,120).
  • Wofford College has higher submitted ACT score (83) than Western Carolina University (67).
  • Western Carolina University has more students with 11,639 students while Wofford College has 1,666 students.
  • Western Carolina University has more full-time faculties with 498 faculties while Wofford College has 142 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - Wofford College and Western Carolina University.
Wofford Collegevs.Western Carolina University
Spartanburg, South CarolinaLocationCullowhee, North Carolina
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Bachelor's degreeHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Baccalaureate College - Arts & SciencesCarnegie ClassificationMaster's College and University (larger programs)
$45,710Tuition & Fees
In-State$4,277
Out-Of-State$8,277
94 (5.64%)Number Receiving Financial Aid68 (0.68%)
$30,372Average Amount of Financial Aid$6,218
69.07 %Acceptance Rates38.84 %
21.10 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)26.53 %
1,265SAT Score1,120
83ACT Score67
81 %Graduation Rate62 %
19 %Transfer-out Rate27 %
88 %Retention Rate80 %
1,666Student Population11,639
142Number of Faculties498
11 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
ROTC, Study AbroadSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare