|| 58 acres (0.2 km²)
| School type
|| Worcester, Mass., USA
| Enrollment ¹
|| 4,665 undergraduate |
| Faculty ²
|| 168 full-time |
|| Royal Blue and Gold
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Worcester State College
- For other "Worcester Colleges," see Worcester College (disambiguation).
is a public, 4-year college founded in 1874 as Worcester Normal School in the city of Worcester
. Although WSC traditionally has an emphasis on education, business, and biotechnology, the College offers Bachelors
degrees in over 20 academic disciplines.
It is located at 486 Chandler Street. Janelle C. Ashley, Ph.D is the tenth president and the first female president of the College.
- Worcester State College was the only Massachusetts state college to be placed on the Princeton Review's list of "Best Northeastern Colleges" in 2008. It also made their list in 2005, 2006, and 2007.
- WSC was named one of "America's Best Value Colleges" by the Princeton Review in 2007.
- WSC was voted "Best College in Worcester" by Worcester Magazine in 2002, 2006, and 2007.
Biology (cellular/molecular biology, population/environmental biology, organismal biology, or a Concentration in Nuclear Medicine Technology)
Business Administration (Concentrations in Accounting/Finance, Management, and Marketing)
Chemistry (Concentration in Biochemistry and Nuclear Medicine Technology)
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Communications (Concentration in Film and Electronic Media)
Early Childhood Education
Economics (Concentrations in Public Policy and International Trade)
English (Concentration in Writing)
Geography and Earth Sciences (Concentration in Environmental Studies)
History (Concentrations in Labor Studies/Labor Relations, American Studies, and Foreign Service)
Natural Science (Concentration in Energy Studies, Nuclear Medicine Technology)
Psychology (Concentrations in Mental Health Services, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and Developmental Processes)
Spanish (Concentration in Spanish for the Professions)
Urban Studies (Concentrations in Health and Human Services, Intergenerational Studies and Community Service, and Public Service/Urban Community Planning)
Pre-medical, Pre-dental, and Pre-law programs available also
Developmental Disabilities Psychology
Middle East Studies
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Community Health Nursing
Health Care Administration
Early Childhood Education
Educational Leadership and Administration
Middle School Education
Moderate Special Needs Education
Moderate Special Needs
Post Baccalaureate Initial Teacher License Middle/Secondary School