At Wheelock, our mission to improve the lives of children and families drives every decision we make. Our graduate students believe deeply in that mission and they want to make a difference. Our graduates go on to successful careers as teachers, advocates, social workers, nonprofit leaders, and agents of change.
Here’s our current crop of grad students by the numbers:
- 327 students
- 82.5% receiving financial aid.
- 85% from New England
- 90% female/10% male
- 26% identify as people of color
- 97% live off-campus
- 100% of social work grad students complete at least 1,200 hours in community settings during their academic programs