West Virginia Wesleyan College Overview


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Located in Buckhannon, West Virginia, West Virginia Wesleyan College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith.

In the most recent statistical year 1,782 prospective students applied, and 1,376 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 392 enrolled in the school.  1,478 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 40 attend part time.  In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $28,574 plus fees of $1,178.

West Virginia Wesleyan College is ranked 746 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2016 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. The following statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from West Virginia Wesleyan College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. West Virginia Wesleyan College is worse than average in terms of graduating students.

4 Years

42% Received a Bachelor Degree in 4 years

5 Years

55% Received a Bachelor Degree in 5 years

6 Years

55% Received a Bachelor Degree in 6 years

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237969 IPEDS survey data for West Virginia Wesleyan College.