Webb Institute

Overview of Webb Institute

Webb Institute is located in Glen Cove, NY (a large suburb). The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by Webb Institute is the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in engineering.

Webb Institute Selectivity

Webb Institute is an open-admission school.


The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The full-time faculty at Webb Institute is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Body

The school had 91 enrolled students in 2007-2008. A very high share of students at Webb Institute are male.

Student Life

The school has a residential or campus feel. Webb Institute offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. The school offers students meal plans.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To prepare graduates for prominent careers by: ? Providing a rigorous education in the principles of engineering and a broad-based knowledge of the fundamentals of naval architecture and marine engineering; ? Developing skills that will enable graduates to become leaders in and make significant contributions to their chosen profession and to the social environment in which it functions; ? Instilling in our graduates the highest ethical standards and sense of professionalism; Cultivating curiosity in the arts, sciences, and humanities, and providing the background and encouragement necessary to support life-long learning."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Webb Institute

Webb Institute
298 Crescent Beach Rd
Glen Cove , NY 11542-1398
General Phone: (516) 671-2213

Webb Institute Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Engineering24naval and marine engineering

Number of programs and degrees for Webb Institute in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree241

Webb Institute Student Body

In 2007-2008, Webb Institute had a total enrollment of 91 students (91 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 48%
20-21 44%
22-24 8%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York22%
New Jersey4%
Puerto Rico4%

Webb Institute Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 96 %

Webb Institute Room and Board (2007)

Webb Institute offers campus housing for 110 of its 91 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Glen Cove, New York for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other New York Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Webb Institute Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
Room and board $ 9,500
Room charge $ 4,140
Board (meal plan) charge $ 5,090
Books and supplies $ 800
Other expenses $ 800

Financial Aid:
Webb Institute participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 290000)

Webb Institute Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year6$112,6170*
Associate professorcalendar year3$86,8671*
All faculty totalcalendar year9$104,0331*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Webb Institute Degree Programs (2007)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

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What Sets Webb Institute Apart:

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Male % of student body
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Top 5%Webb Institute Male % of student body
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 20%Webb Institute Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs

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