Wesley College

Dover, DE, USA
3.28 Average Rating

Founded in 1873, Wesley College is a 4-year liberal arts college in the Delaware state capital of Dover and the oldest private institution of higher learning in the state. Wesley offers bachelor’s degrees in 30 academic majors. In addition, Wesley features a core curriculum of liberal arts and values-based learning in subjects such as ethical living. Once every year, students gather for Scholars Day to present research projects to the public through oral presentations and performances.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
43%
Out of State Students
57%
0
100
62%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
1,561
Total Number of Undergrads
1,446
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
7%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
17%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$23,823
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$26,406
Out-of-State Tuition
$26,406
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%
Average Aid Per Year
$16,410
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
45%
55%
Student Organizations
20
Size of Town
City: Small
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Philadelphia
Dover
New York
Baltimore
Washington
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$42,900
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What Students Are Saying

3.28 Average Rating
i think that wesley college is a really good school to attend. there are many different fun events here for all students. the ratio of students to teacher per class is 15 to 1. i like this college overall.
Terrence from Silver Spring, MD
Wesley college is a great school to attend. This college embodies everything that a prestigious college should. If you are planning to attend college in Delaware, Wesley would be a good pick.
Alicia from Newark, DE

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