Arts & Sciences at WPI

Opening Doors to Careers that Matter

The Arts & Sciences at WPI offers a wide range of disciplines to help make our graduates as well rounded as today’s global economy and technologically advanced society demand.

The education our students receive goes beyond simple personal enrichment; it’s also about giving back. Our goal is to ensure that our graduates are well prepared to fulfill their own potential - and to help create a better world for themselves and others.

Whether it’s a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree, our hands-on approach to learning translates seamlessly to real-world application of knowledge.

Following this philosophy, our graduates have achieved success in a wide range of occupations and have found fulfillment in a vast array of hobbies, interests, and volunteer opportunities.

At WPI we won’t just prepare you for a career. We’ll prepare you for life.

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The Arts & Sciences at WPI

Here passion for the creative arts, literature, philosophy and scientific discoveries combine to produce graduates who are determined to solve the most challenging problems facing our world—in the most innovative and interesting ways. Watch the video.

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Theory and Practice

Gordy Boudreau wrote this allegorical poem about Theory and Practice for WPI's sesquicentennial. Gordy plays the title role, with Philip Clay in the role of "Theory." Cameos by John Orr, Steve Rubin, Rick Sisson. Watch the video.