Westfield State University

Westfield, MA
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Westfield State University Reviews

Based on 16 Reviews
577 Western Ave Westfield, MA
College Review
Career PreparationA-
Students and CultureB+
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsA-
A-
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Westfield State University

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education
1
1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other
0
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
97
Special Education and Teaching, General
33
9
3
Spanish Language and Literature
6
Secondary School Administration/principalship
0
0
Secondary Education and Teaching
1
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
0
0
1
Reading Teacher Education
6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
0
0
Music Teacher Education
0
0
2
Mathematics Teacher Education
0
0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
230
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching
49
5
2
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
0
History Teacher Education
0
0
1
Health and Physical Education/fitness, General
65
English/language Arts Teacher Education
0
0
English Language and Literature, General
38
9
Elementary Education and Teaching
61
8
6
Elementary and Middle School Administration/principalship
0
0
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
0
0
Education/teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities
0
Business Teacher Education
0
Biology Teacher Education
0
0
Art/art Studies, General
29
Art Teacher Education
0
3
Administration of Special Education
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Sociology
14
Social Work
46
54
Social Sciences, General
0
Public Administration
14
Psychology, Other
12
Psychology, General
131
8
Political Science and Government, General
37
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
1
History, General
42
4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
11
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Economics, General
33
Business/commerce, General
208
Accounting
8
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice/safety Studies
198
16
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Physical Sciences
5
Mathematics, General
21
Chemistry, General
4
Biology/biological Sciences, General
33
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Science
26
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
21
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Information Science/studies
19
Computer Science
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
21
Athletic Training/trainer
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Music, General
14
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
7
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
  • Variable Rates: 1.25% APR - 11.10% APR. Fixed Rates: 4.25% APR - 12.35% APR. Lowest rates shown include the auto debit discount.1
  • Whether you're studying online or on campus, borrow up to 100% of the school-certified expenses4
  • Choose from multiple repayment options, including no payments while in school1
  • No origination fee or prepayment penalty2
  • The only undergraduate student loan that offers 4 months of Chegg® study help --a $100 value6
  • Competitive fixed and variable APRs starting at 1.09%1
  • Multiple repayment options including: full principal and interest, interest-only, deferred, and flat payment
  • Flexible payment terms ranging from 5, 8, 10, and 15 years2
  • Coverage up to 100% of your school-certified cost of attendance ($1,000 minimum)3
  • No origination, application and processing fees, no fees for early repayment
  • Apply online in 3 minutes and get an instant credit decision
  • Cover up to 100% of your school-certified college costs including tuition, housing, books and more.1
  • Get a one-time cash reward for good grades.2
  • Variable rates: 1.24% - 11.99% APR3 (lowest APRs shown for Discover Student Loans are available for the most creditworthy applicants for undergraduate loans, and include an interest-only repayment discount and a 0.25% interest rate reduction while enrolled in automatic payments)
  • Choose from in-school or deferred repayment options, and there is never a penalty for prepayment.
  • $0 fees for the life of your loan including no application, origination or late fees.
  • Apply now in 15 minutes or less.
  • Variable rates starting at 1.05% APR (including 0.25% Auto Pay discount)1
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  • 9 month grace period (3 months more than most lenders)2
  • Fast application and decision-making process
  • Flexible repayment options
  • No fees for origination, disbursement, prepayment or late payment
  • Skip a payment once per year (once repayment period restarted)3
  • Covers up to 100% of the school's certified cost of attendance
  • No interest payments!1
  • Payments based on a fixed percentage of future income.
  • Never pay more than you can afford.
  • Innovative alternative to traditional student loans.
  • Grace period after graduation before payments begin.
  • Pause payments for certain life events.
  • AFFORDABLE rates starting at 2.46% with Automatic Debit Discount*
  • 1% CASH BACK Graduation Reward*
  • NON-COSIGNED option may be available for eligible undergraduate juniors and seniors.
  • PAY AFTER LEAVING SCHOOL – Customize your loan with flexible repayment options – start payments after graduation.
  • FORGET FEES – No application, origination or disbursement fees. No prepayment penalty if you choose to pay your loan off early.
  • COVER UP TO 100% of your tuition and eligible living expenses.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Westfield State University

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business/commerce, General
Criminal Justice/safety Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
Sociology

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Class of 2009
INTERNSHIPS
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2005
Not Sure, too far out
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminal Justice, Class of 1992
I don't participate anyway.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 2003
Hands on experience
Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Class of 2009
SMALL CLASSES GOOD EDUCATION
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2005
Laid Back
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminal Justice, Class of 1992
Good.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 2003
It wasn't very good. Place was full of Eastern Massachusetts nitwits who thought they were better than everyone.
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Class of 2009
CLEAN, SMALL, EASILY ACCESSIBLE
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2005
Outdated when I was there, updated now
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminal Justice, Class of 1992
Nice.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 2003
Yes
Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
CRIMINAL JUSTICE, Class of 2009
ULTIMATE FRISBEE
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2005
Drinking
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Criminal Justice, Class of 1992
Not sure.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Science, Class of 2003
Drinking, tripping out
Rated January 2016