Wilmington College Rankings

Wilmington College logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
Rank Ranking
#5563 of 14,131 In the World
#1532 of 2,597 In North America
#1450 of 2,496 In the United States
#53 of 90 In Ohio

Quick Review

Religion
Friends
Acceptance rate
73%
Average SAT
1060
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$21,768 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,165
Male:Female Ratio
44:56
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Wilmington College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 73% 70% 75%
Applicants 1,558 722 836
Admissions 1,133 502 631
Freshmen enrolled full time 308 148 160

550 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

96 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
24 or 8%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 950
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Wilmington College are 950-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
294 or 95%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Wilmington College are 18-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
TOEFL Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 900 (78%)
Black or African American 105 (9%)
Two or more races 50 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 45 (4%)
Hispanic 35 (3%)
Nonresident Alien 11 (0.9%)
Asian 8 (0.7%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0.3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,768/year
Average aid awarded
$16,992
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $18,555
$30-48K $18,238
$48-75K $20,195
$75-110K $22,396
$110K+ $23,751

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $26,400
Tuition in-state $26,400
Tuition out-of-state $26,400
Fee in-district $1,000
Fee in-state $1,000
Fee out-of-state $1,000

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 835
Combined charge for room and board $10,100
Room charge $5,090
Meal charge $5,010

Wilmington College Majors

Major Bachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General 74
Agricultural Business and Management, General 62
Education, General 24
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 19
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 14
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 11
Athletic Training & Trainer 10
Psychology, General 8
Social Work 6
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 6
Accounting 5
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 5
Equestrian & Equine Studies 4
Organizational Leadership 4
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 3
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 3
Chemistry, General 2
History, General 2
Political Science and Government, General 2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 1
English Language and Literature, General 1
Grand Total 266
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 52% 47% 57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%

Publications & Citations

Publications
71
Citations
853

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
28 / 182
Medicine
15 / 289
Psychology
13 / 298
Environmental Science
11 / 248
Biology
10 / 248
Ecology
8 / 244
Political Science
8 / 0
Health Science
6 / 0
Art & Design
6 / 0
Computer Science
6 / 38
Business
5 / 17
Math Teachers
4 / 0
Political Economy
4 / 0
Chemistry
4 / 103
Mathematics
4 / 0
Economics
4 / 0
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
3 / 74
Child Psychology
3 / 182
Social Psychology
3 / 9
Animal Science
3 / 95
Engineering
3 / 3
Education Majors
3 / 0
History
3 / 0
Zoology
3 / 88
Art History
3 / 0
Cognitive Science
3 / 38
Gender Studies
2 / 1
Agricultural Science
2 / 0
Sociology
2 / 0
Marketing
2 / 0
Law
2 / 4
Philosophy
2 / 0
Clinical Psychology
2 / 162
Pharmacy
1 / 26
Early Childhood Education
1 / 0
Physical Therapy
1 / 1
Library and Information science
1 / 0
Management
1 / 0
Urology
1 / 4
Classics and Ancient History
1 / 0

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 5
1992 0 2
1993 0 11
1994 0 3
1995 0 4
1996 0 16
1997 2 7
1998 4 7
1999 1 11
2000 2 9
2001 1 8
2002 3 32
2003 3 23
2004 4 21
2005 4 22
2006 4 23
2007 0 24
2008 0 17
2009 1 27
2010 4 24
2011 2 31
2012 0 44
2013 2 34
2014 1 37
2015 2 51
2016 0 32
2017 4 32
2018 1 38
2019 3 44
2020 3 53
2021 1 58

Notable alumni

  1. Tom Blackburn

    Tom Blackburn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1906-1964 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Leonard Thomas Blackburn was an American basketball coach. The Peebles, Ohio native served as head men's basketball coach at the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio, from 1947 until his death in 1964. He led the Dayton Flyers to a championship at the 1962 National Invitation Tournament.

  2. Arthur R. M. Spaid

    Arthur R. M. Spaid
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1866-1936 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    educator
    Biography

    Arthur Rusmiselle Miller Spaid was an American educator, school administrator, lecturer, and writer. He served as principal of Alexis I. duPont High School (1894–1903) in Wilmington, Delaware, superintendent of New Castle County Public Schools (1903–1913) in Delaware, superintendent of Dorchester County Public Schools (1913–1917) in Maryland, and Delaware State commissioner of Education (1917–1921).

General info

Founded 1870
Motto Non saltu sed multis gradibus
Not by a leap, but by many steps
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 204
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 1870 Quaker Way
Wilmington, Ohio, 45177
United States
City population 13,000
Phone 8003419318

Wilmington College in Social Media