Nebraska Wesleyan University: Ranking & Review

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Lincoln
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415335517
Top 33%

Nebraska Wesleyan University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate71%68%74%
Applicants1,9107901,120
Admissions1,361536825
Enrolled undergraduates406164242
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,0647941,270

446 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores19
Percent of students submitting SAT scores5%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
600
Math
570

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores400
Percent of students submitting ACT scores99%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
23
ACT Math
24

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Nebraska Wesleyan University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$46,544$46,544
Off-campus$46,544$46,544
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,252 and other expenses per full academic year.

Nebraska Wesleyan University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 919 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$31,974$31,974
Fees for full-time undergraduates$920$920
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,160$1,160
Tuition for Full-time graduates$4,740$4,740
Fees for full-time graduates$50$50
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$395$395

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services35944106
Health Professions and Related Programs6834102
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies4141
Visual and Performing Arts4040
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3535
Public Administration and Social Service Professions3232
Education2929
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2929
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service62228
Psychology1919
Social Sciences1414
History1212
Mathematics and Statistics66
English Language and Literature & Letters33
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Physical Sciences11
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Grand Total3398100501

A total of 401 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

At the master's level 100 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%59%70%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

General info

Alternative namesNWU
Founded1887
Religious affiliationUnited Methodist
Colorsbrown, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff344
Instructional FTE153
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.nebrwesleyan.edu
Address5000 St Paul Ave
Lincoln, Nebraska, 68504-2794
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population280,000
Phone4024662371
Fax+1 (402) 465 2179

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