Graduate School

Upon graduation, many students enter the workforce or decide to pursue graduate or professional school. The Career Development Center (CDC) has a variety of resources to help you research and decide if graduate or professional school is the right next step for you.

The Career Fair is a great way for students and alumni to meet with employer representatives

After graduation, many WPI students go on to pursue advanced degrees—from the class of 2019,  a reported 23.8% of graduating undergraduate students and 10.9% of graduate students enrolled in graduate studies. Some of the graduate schools where WPI students have been accepted:

  • Boston University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Purdue University
  • Stanford University
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • University of California-Berkeley
  • WPI

If you’re thinking about attending graduate school, the CDC can help you sort through the facts, finances, and timelines to make sure you’re prepared before you apply.