|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||711 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
North Carolina Wesleyan College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,038 applications and 2,486 students were granted admission. North Carolina Wesleyan College is at the #60 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 52% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 43% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||780 to 1030|
|ACT||16 to 23|
In 2016-2017 academic year, North Carolina Wesleyan College's tuition was $29,000 for all students regardless of residency (8.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of North Carolina Wesleyan College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 55% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,585 (which is 4.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at North Carolina Wesleyan College in 2016-2017, was 229, which is 72% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,405 (which is 8.7% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, North Carolina Wesleyan College has enrolled a total of 2,086 students (1,785 students full-time and 301 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,086 students, 250 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 141 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 44%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 13%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at North Carolina Wesleyan College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||39%||84|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||11%||24|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||6%||12|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||0%||0|
|Mathematics And Statistics||0%||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||0%||0|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of North Carolina Wesleyan College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of North Carolina Wesleyan College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,500. Last year, out of the total 623 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 573 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 666 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 593 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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