Wesleyan College is a liberal arts college that offers an undergraduate education and helps students in developing important skills useful in pursuit of graduate education or employment. A liberal arts curriculum exposes students to a variety of topics and subjects. The school is located in Macon, GA, which is a predominantly urban area. The United Methodist affiliation at the school is an important part of the history, education and mission that defines the school. The school's limited space in terms of enrollment, around 700 students, offers students a more hands on education due to the size of the class and easier access to faculty.
Here is a list of some of the popular programs Wesleyan College offers:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- Social Sciences
- Communications And Journalism
Students applying for admission are usually required to submit an application, transcripts, standardized test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by the admissions office. An ACT or SAT exam may be required prior to applying, with scores in a range of 1390 to 1790 on the SAT and between 18 to 25 on the ACT is typical among students accepted to Wesleyan College. 56% of students that apply are accepted to this school, of which 35 percent choose to enroll. More information on admissions can be found at admissions.wesleyancollege.edu.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is nearly $20,000, but may change yearly. Students are encouraged to visit the school's tuition calculator to better estimate their personal tuition costs. Wesleyan College may offer financial aid for students who qualify in the form of scholarships, grants, and loans.
The mascot for Wesleyan College is the "Pioneers", and they participate in intercollegiate athletics through the oversight and organization of the NCAA.
Students should take a look at the school's http://www.wesleyancollege.edu to see additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The information regarding admissions below may give an overview of the applicants Wesleyan College accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Wesleyan College has a total student population of about 710. The student body is made up of 93% undergraduate students and 17% graduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $22,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $480 to $580 per unit
- Room and board is estimated to cost around $11,000, the cost includes the serving of twenty meals each week
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||98%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||98%||$15,849|
|Receiving Student Loans||64%||$8,203|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help students and recent graduates, Wesleyan College may offer services like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Weekend and night classes available
- Counseling assistance
- Student employment
- Assisting students to find work
The overall graduation rate of Wesleyan College is approximately 64%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||58%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||6%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Music Program
- * Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation (since 1937)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Wesleyan College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
English Language and Literature
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
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- Gordon College in Barnesville, GA (28 miles away)
- Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, GA (61 miles away)
- Clayton State University in Morrow, GA (61 miles away)
- Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville, GA (79 miles away)
- Albany State University in Albany, GA (94 miles away)
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Wesleyan College for official up-to-date information.