- Located in Boston, MA, Wentworth Institute of Technology was founded in 1904. The Institute is a leader in engineering, technology, design, and management education, and is well known for its academic excellence and cooperative (co-op) education programs—and for its community service and support for the economic growth of the New England region. The school offers career-focused education through its 19 bachelor's degree programs in areas such as applied mathematics, architecture, computer science, design, engineering, engineering technology, and management. The Institute also offers master's degrees in architecture, construction management, facility management, and technology management. Wentworth is one of six institutions of higher learning that are tightly grouped geographically and known collectively as the Colleges of the Fenway.