Wiley College Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#6081 of 14,131 In the World
#1677 of 2,597 In North America
#1592 of 2,496 In the United States
#79 of 119 In Texas
#2 of 2 In Marshall

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
85%
Avg. cost to attend
$14,687 /y
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
615
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
www.wileyc.edu

Wiley College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

75 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Wiley College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American 555 (90%)
White 26 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 21 (3%)
Hispanic 12 (2%)
Asian 1 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$14,687/year
Average aid awarded
$9,252
Students receiving aid
95%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $14,005
$30-48K $15,900
$48-75K $16,995
$75-110K $19,333
$110K+ $16,728

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $12,500$9,902
Tuition in-state $12,500$9,902
Tuition out-of-state $12,500$9,902
Fee in-district $1,000$2,404
Fee in-state $1,000$2,404
Fee out-of-state $1,000$2,404

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 784
Combined charge for room and board $5,000
Room charge $2,500
Meal charge $2,500

Wiley College Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's
Criminal Justice & Police Science 10 19
Business Administration and Management, General 25
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management 20
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 19
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 18
Sociology, General 18
Mass Communication & Media Studies 17
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration 13
Management Information Systems, General 8
Applied Mathematics, General 3
Religion & Religious Studies 2
Accounting and Business & Management 1
History, General 1
Hospitality Administration & Management, General 1
Grand Total 10 165
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 31% 27% 34%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
25
Citations
526

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
9 / 326
Medicine
5 / 29
Biology
4 / 117
Business
3 / 306
Sociology
3 / 303
Political Science
3 / 22
Economics
3 / 24
Gerontology
2 / 15
Gender Studies
2 / 43
Development Studies
2 / 24
Health Science
2 / 15
Public Health
2 / 4
Hospitality and Hotel Management
2 / 277
Botany
2 / 108
Computer Science
2 / 29
Chemistry
2 / 16
Environmental Science
2 / 109
Pharmacy
1 / 10
Library and Information science
1 / 0
Classics and Ancient History
1 / 0
Geography and Cartography
1 / 1
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
1 / 0
Journalism and Digital Media
1 / 0
Agricultural Science
1 / 108
Sports / Exercise science
1 / 1
Management Information Systems
1 / 29
Anthropology
1 / 20
Mathematics
1 / 0
Biochemistry
1 / 6
Marketing
1 / 260
Molecular Biology
1 / 6
Zoology
1 / 0
Immunology
1 / 3
Media Studies
1 / 0
Archaeology
1 / 0

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 1
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 1
1997 0 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 0 1
2001 0 2
2002 0 0
2003 0 7
2004 0 3
2005 1 3
2006 0 3
2007 2 8
2008 2 10
2009 2 9
2010 2 16
2011 0 16
2012 0 20
2013 2 21
2014 0 26
2015 1 9
2016 0 23
2017 1 16
2018 2 14
2019 0 51
2020 0 98
2021 2 165

Wiley College alumni

  1. James L. Farmer, Jr

    James L. Farmer, Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1920-1999 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    human rights activistpolitician
    Biography

    James Leonard Farmer Jr. was an American civil rights activist and leader in the Civil Rights Movement "who pushed for nonviolent protest to dismantle segregation, and served alongside Martin Luther King Jr." He was the initiator and organizer of the first Freedom Ride in 1961, which eventually led to the desegregation of interstate transportation in the United States.

  2. Henrietta Bell Wells

    Henrietta Bell Wells
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1912-2008 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    social worker
    Biography

    Henrietta Bell Wells was the first female member of the debate team at historically black Wiley College in Texas. She was born Henrietta Pauline Bell on the banks of Buffalo Bayou in Houston, Texas to a West Indian single mother.

  3. Al Jackson

    Al Jackson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2019 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Alvin Neill Jackson, affectionately referred to as "Little" Al Jackson, was a left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1959 to 1969. His 43 wins with the New York Mets were the franchise record until Tom Seaver eased past the mark in 1969. In July 2021, he was inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame.

  4. Walter McAfee

    Walter McAfee
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1914-1995 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    astronomer
    Biography

    Walter Samuel McAfee was an American scientist and astronomer, notable for participating in the world's first lunar radar echo experiments with Project Diana.

General info

Founded 1873
Motto Achieving Excellence Through Pride and Performance
Colors purple, white
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 122
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 711 Wiley Ave
Marshall, Texas, 75670
United States
City population 23,000
Phone 9039273300
Fax +1 (903) 938 8100

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