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Webb Institute

Webb Institute is a small, intensive, and competitive school located on the north shore of Long Island that specializes in marine engineering and naval architecture. Athletics and extracurricular activities are easy to get into at this school of fewer than 100 students, and graduates of Webb's respected programs are in seriously high demand.

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Webb Institute is a small, intensive, and competitive school located on the north shore of Long Island that specializes in marine engineering and naval architecture. Athletics and extracurricular activities are easy to get into at this school of fewer than 100 students, and graduates of Webb's respected programs are in seriously high demand.

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Webb's Admission Counselors are out to find the right kids for their curriculum -- one that can survive the school's rigorous academics.

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Located in Glen Cove, NY on the Long Island Sound, Webb Institute is a unique, top-ranked undergraduate institution offering one academic option, a double major in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering. It is also the only full-tuition scholarship private undergraduate program of its kind in the country.

Webb Institute is a national asset. The school's rigorous academic program and full-tuition scholarships are testament to the foresight, generosity and greatness of its founder.

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 82
Gender 79% Male / 21% Female
Geography 30% In State / 70% Out of State / % International
Socio-Economic Diversity 9% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 86%
Multi-racial 4%
Hispanic/Latino 4%
Asian 6%

Housing

Campus housing is available for undergraduates and is mandatory for freshman. Housing deposit : $150.00. Freshman allowed to have car. No pets.

100% of students live on-campus.

100% of freshman live on-campus.

  • Coed Dorms
  • Housing Mandatory
  • Housing Offered
  • Men's Dorms
  • Wellness Housing
  • Women's Dorms

Activities

  • Government or Political Activity
  • Yearbook
  • Choral Groups
  • Music Ensembles

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: study skills assistance
  • Computer Services: computer center, dorms, libraries, student center dorms wired for access to campus-wide network dorms wired for high speed internet connections computer repair service available on campus wireless network available
  • Counseling Services: alcohol/substance abuse counseling career counseling employment services for undergraduates health services personal counseling placement services for graduates financial aid counseling
  • Facilities: adjoining nature preserve, model testing tank
  • Special Needs Services: partial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): double major independent study internships
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (100%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

Administration & Faculty

President R. Keith Michel
Accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Full-time Faculty 10
Student : Faculty Ratio 8 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 90 : 10
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions
Email
  [email protected]

Selectivity

Acceptance Rate: 29.5% accepted of 105 applications

100% of students graduated in the top tenth of their class.

25th - 75th Percentile
English27 - 34
Math32 - 35
 
SATMath715 - 765
Reading645 - 745
Writing645 - 705

Admission Considerations

Very Important: Rigor Of Secondary School Record, Academic GPA, Standardized Test Scores, Character Personal Qualities, Class Rank, Interview, Level Of Applicants Interest

Important: Extracurricular Activities, Recommendations

Also Considered: Talent Ability, Volunteer Work, Work Experience

High School Curriculum (years of study):
Required Recommended
English 4 0
Math 4 0
Science 2 0
Science Lab 2 0
Social Studies 2 0
Academic Electives 4 0

Other Application Information: Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates SAT Subject Tests SAT

Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $11,942 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $13,720
$30K-$48K $17,853
$48K-$75K $15,770

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $42,750, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $42,750 Same as On-Campus
Housing $13,750 N/A
Books $950 $950
Total (before financial aid) $57,450 $43,700

Students Receiving Aid

73% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 18% $4,813
Federal Scholarships/Grants 9% $4,050
Institutional Grants 73% $5,728
Pell Grants 9% $4,050
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 23% $1,100
Student Loans 18% $4,813

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

73% of students graduated on time.

73% of students graduated in six years.

91% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

The Princeton Review

#3 Colleges: Easiest Campus to Get Around
#4 Colleges: Most Accessible Professors
#19 Colleges: Don't Inhale
N/A Colleges: Best Value Colleges for 2014 - Private
N/A Best Colleges (Northeastern)
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