West Virginia Wesleyan College

Buckhannon, West Virginia

Overview

Address59 College Ave
School Websitewww.wvwc.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Remote

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

West Virginia Wesleyan College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Buckhannon, West Virginia that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,159 students applied to West Virginia Wesleyan College. Of those students, 1,515 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in West Virginia Wesleyan College was $30,462, in addition to fees of $1,178. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend West Virginia Wesleyan College.

West Virginia Wesleyan College has a 49% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The West Virginia Wesleyan College acceptance rate is 70%. To put this into perspective, 1,515 of the 2,159 students who applied to West Virginia Wesleyan College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in West Virginia Wesleyan College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into West Virginia Wesleyan College had an SAT score between the range of 975 and 1,180. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for West Virginia Wesleyan College was between 19 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to West Virginia Wesleyan College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At West Virginia Wesleyan College, the tuition for in-state residents is $30,462. Combined with fees of $1,178, room and board costs of $8,856, other expenses of $3,565 and the $2,500 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $46,561.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $31,640 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in West Virginia Wesleyan College to $46,561 for out-of-state students.

Students at West Virginia Wesleyan College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at West Virginia Wesleyan College was $5,098 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 41%.

West Virginia Wesleyan College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to West Virginia Wesleyan College.

West Virginia Wesleyan College has a good gender split, with 54% of undergraduates being female and 46% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are West Virginia residents; in fact, 59% of all students reside in West Virginia. However, 35% of students come from out-of-state and 6% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at West Virginia Wesleyan College is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from West Virginia Wesleyan College to thrive in your studies.

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