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21st Century Einsteins

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a small private university with career-focused students who uphold the school’s motto of “theory and practice.”
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  • Full name: Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • Location: Worcester
  • Founded: 1865
  • Tuition: $42,778
  • Setting: Urban
  • Public/Private: Private
  • Selectivity: Selective
  • % Applications Admitted: 53%
  • Undergraduates: 4,134
  • Graduates: 2,162
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