Kentucky Wesleyan College

Owensboro, Kentucky


Student Population
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Location Owensboro, Kentucky
Online kwc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Kentucky Wesleyan College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Owensboro, Kentucky, Kentucky Wesleyan College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,607 prospective students applied, and 1,031 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 249 enrolled in the school.  753 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 77 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $25,260 plus fees of $900. KWC is ranked 628 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 830/1170
ACT 19/26
GPA 3.27
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Kentucky Wesleyan College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,298
Other Fees$900
Room and Board $9,764
Budget for Other Expenses$3,640
Total One Year Cost$40,862

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
44% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Kentucky Wesleyan College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 18%
Business 18%
Biology 13%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 8%
Psychology 8%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=157076 IPEDS survey data for Kentucky Wesleyan College.