Kansas Wesleyan University Rankings

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In the World#6363 of 14178
In North America#1639 of 2629
In the United States#1556 of 2528
In Kansas#18 of 32
In Salina#1 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
1042
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$21,831 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
653
Graduates
63
Male:Female Ratio
57:43
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
kwu.edu

Kansas Wesleyan University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate61%58%63%
Applicants1,242659583
Admissions753384369
Freshmen enrolled full time1418259

179 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

71 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
29 or 21%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1113
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Kansas Wesleyan University are 970-1113 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
111 or 79%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Kansas Wesleyan University are 19-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White455 (64%)
Hispanic128 (18%)
Black or African American87 (12%)
Two or more races21 (3%)
Nonresident Alien14 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.4%)
Asian3 (0.4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown1 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,831/year
Average aid awarded
$20,001
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,980
$30-48K$19,972
$48-75K$24,180
$75-110K$22,135
$110K+$23,566

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$29,500
Tuition in-state$29,500
Tuition out-of-state$29,500
Fee in-district$320
Fee in-state$320
Fee out-of-state$320

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity535
Combined charge for room and board$9,800

Kansas Wesleyan University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other43
Business Administration and Management, General23
Elementary Education and Teaching10
Secondary Education and Teaching9
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration9
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management7
Psychology, General7
Kinesiology and Exercise Science6
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics5
Accounting5
Biology & Biological Sciences, General5
Information Technology5
Chemistry, Other5
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse4
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management3
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies3
Communication, General3
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other3
Sociology2
Network and System Administration & Administrator2
Marketing & Marketing Management, General2
Art Therapy & Therapist1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1
History, General1
Computer and Information Sciences, Other1
Writing, General1
Mathematics, General1
Philosophy1
English Language and Literature, General1
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other1
Grand Total12743
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate42%42%42%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%

Publications & Citations

Publications
46
Citations
319

Publication count by topic

Biology
14
Psychology
5
Chemistry
4
Sociology
3
Computer science
3
Philosophy
2
History
2
Physics
2
Geography
1
Engineering
1
Art
1
Materials science
1
Mathematics
1
Medicine
1
Political science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy25164
History29133
Physics478010
Chemistry4820126
Biology5021107
Psychology527029
Sociology55881
Materials science57013
Computer science61756
Medicine64452

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199003
199101
199202
199301
199400
199501
199600
199701
199802
199901
200012
200101
200211
200320
2004413
200509
2006010
200718
2008212
200939
2010313
2011026
201219
2013327
2014229
2015414
2016125
201718
2018113
2019120
2020310

General info

Alternative namesKWU
Founded1886
WikipediaKansas Wesleyan University
MottoVictory not without Toil
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May
Total FTE staff170
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address100 E. Claflin Ave.
Salina, Kansas, 67401-6196
United States
City population48,000
Phone7858275541

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