West Virginia Wesleyan College

Buckhannon, WV, USA
3.75 Average Rating

Founded in 1890, West Virginia Wesleyan College is a liberal arts institution based in Buckhannon, WV. It is affiliated with the United Methodist Church and the campus is notable for its Georgian red-brick architecture. Many majors require students to complete an internship in order to graduate. Chemistry, kinesiology and exercise science, and psychology are the most popular programs.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • United Methodist
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In-State Students
61%
Out-Of-State Students
32%
0
100
71%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 22
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1077
0
1600

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
1,449
Total Number of Undergrads
1,320
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
38%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
50%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,362
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$31,640
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,640
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$23,943
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
72
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Pittsburgh
Washington
New York
Charleston
Philadelphia
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
46%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.75 Average Rating
a beautiful college that gives their students many opportunities to achieve their life goals. the professors actually take the time to help students understand the information that is taught. a fun, loving place where you can make your dreams come true.
Stephanie from Dorcas, WV
Wesleyan is the greatest decision I've ever made. It is a welcoming environment. I couldn't ask for a better school.
Amanda from Elkins, WV

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