Wesley College Rankings

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In the World#5871 of 14178
In North America#1542 of 2629
In the United States#1462 of 2528
In Delaware#5 of 6
In Dover#3 of 3

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
61%
Average SAT
940
Average ACT
15
Avg. cost to attend
$24,705 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,035
Graduates
116
Male:Female Ratio
45:55
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate
Website
wesley.edu

Wesley College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate61%62%61%
Applicants2,2301,0291,175
Admissions1,369640722
Freshmen enrolled full time24314697

265 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

10 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
229 or 94%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 820
or below

75% of them
had 1060
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Wesley College are 820-1060 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
14 or 6%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 14
or below

75% of them
had 16
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Wesley College are 14-16 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
TOEFL 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

White451 (39%)
Black or African American424 (37%)
Hispanic95 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown89 (8%)
Two or more races71 (6%)
Asian10 (0.9%)
Nonresident Alien7 (0.6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,705/year
Average aid awarded
$15,451
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$22,656
$30-48K$23,998
$48-75K$24,860
$75-110K$26,257
$110K+$29,559

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$26,406$10,800
Tuition in-state$26,406$10,800
Tuition out-of-state$26,406$10,800
Fee in-district$350
Fee in-state$350
Fee out-of-state$350

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity693
Combined charge for room and board$11,864
Room charge$5,818
Meal charge$6,046

Wesley College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse425
Business Administration and Management, General216
Kinesiology and Exercise Science26
Legal Assistant & Paralegal23
Psychology, General120
Occupational Therapy & Therapist318
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management94
Curriculum and Instruction8
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies16
Accounting7
Political Science and Government, General5
Communication, General5
Education & Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs5
Biology & Biological Sciences, General4
English Language and Literature, General4
Secondary Education and Teaching4
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology4
Music, General4
History, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3
Radio and Television2
Environmental Studies2
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels2
Environmental Science1
International & Global Studies1
Physical Therapy & Therapist1
Elementary Education and Teaching1
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies1
Grand Total220941
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate29%25%33%
  • Full-time retention rate - 54%

Publications & Citations

Publications
179
Citations
2,293

Publication count by topic

Chemistry
34
Psychology
26
Sociology
15
Philosophy
14
Medicine
14
Political science
11
Business
10
Art
8
Economics
7
Mathematics
7
History
6
Biology
6
Computer science
3
Engineering
2
Geography
1
Environmental science
1
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics1692944
Philosophy23926
Art26404
Sociology2688121
Political science344523
Mathematics3458273
Chemistry3801556
Geology398510
Psychology4130161
Business427432
Medicine543639
Geography57881
Engineering57953
Biology581419
Computer science592612

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199310
199420
199501
199650
199721
199840
199924
200024
2001350
200229
200306
2004314
2005239
2006219
2007640
20081061
2009889
20108167
201114204
20125234
20136203
20143175
20157195
20163173
20177152
201821124
201919117
20206114

General info

Alternative namesWC
Founded1873
WikipediaWesley College (Delaware)
MottoGreat Things Await
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff245
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address120 N State St
Dover, Delaware, 19901-3875
United States
City population36,000
Phone3027362300
Fax+1 (302) 736 2301

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