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    Western New England University ::: Springfield, Massachusetts ::: Northeast U.S.

    Western New England University

    • Situated in the outskirts of the city of Springfield in a suburban area. only 1.5 hours from Boston and 3 hours from New York City 
    • Nearly 50 undergraduate majors and programs of study; 27 postgraduate programs
    • 65% of undergrqaduate students live on campus; housing is available for postgraduate students
    • ESL available through ILI

    Founded

    1919

    Campus Size

    215 acres (87 hectares)

    Climate

    Four seasons, snow in winter

    Student Body

    2,575 undergraduates; 565 postgraduates; 360 law students and 300 pharmacy students; 3% international

    Class Size

    20 students

    Faculty

    220 full-time; 90% with terminal degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    14:1

    Degrees Offered

    Nearly 50 undergraduate majors and programs of study and 27 potgraduate programs distributed among:

    Collge of Arts and Sciences

    College of Business

    College of Engineering

    College of Pharmacy

    School of Law

    Center for Graduate and Advanced Studies

    Programs of Study

    Undergraduate majors:  Accounting, Actuarial Science, American Studies, Arts & Entertainment Management, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Business Analytics and Information Management, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication, Computer Engineering,Computer Science, Creative Writing, Criminal Justice, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Elementary Education, English, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Forensic Biology, Forensic Chemistry, General Business, Health Sciences, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, International Business, International Studies, Law and Society, Management and Leadership, Marketing, Marketing Communication/Advertising, Mathematical Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, Neuroscience, Phamaceutical Business, Philosophy, Political Science,Psychology, Secondary Education, Social Work, Sociology, Sport Management

    Graduate: Engineering Risk and Emergency Management, Communication with a Public Relations Concentration, MBA, Education, Creative Writing, Accounting, Applied Behavior Analysis, Civil Engineering, Elder Law & Estate Planning, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, Engineering Management/MBA, Industrial Engineering, Law, Mechanical Engineering, Organizational Leadership, Sports Leadership & Coaching,

     

     

    Accreditation

    Western New England University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges

    Recognition

    U.S. News and World Report has listed WNE Engineering Department as #88 in the country among non-doctorate granting universities at #27 among "Best Value Schools"

    Campus Features

    WNEU is located on 215 acre (87 hectare) campus in a residential areal of Springfield (pop. 152,000).  65% of undergraduate students live on campus; housing is available for postgraduate students.

    Golden Bear Stadium is the outdoor athletic facility seating 1,200 spectators. Two libraries and 11 residence facilities.

    Student become involved in Student Activities within the first two weeks they are on campus as first year or transfer students.  The Student Activities Expo hosted by the Office offers students an opportunity to meet student leaders of each organization and participate in traditions like painting The Rock, WNEPalooza, and the annual Bed Race run during Family and Friends Weekend.

    Athletics

    Sports: Baseball, Basketball,Cross-country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling

    Club Sports: Rugby

    Intramural Sports: Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Flag Football, Ping Pong, Bowling, Inner Tube Water Polo, Raquetball, Softball, Floor Hockey

    Extracurricular Activities

    WNEU offers more than 70 student clubs and organizations. C.A.R.E. provides a platform for students interested in social justice.  The Accounting Association organizes networking events with area professionals, while the Outing Club explores the natual beauty of New England.

    ESL

    ESL offered at ILI in nearby Northampton.