Student Population
Kentucky Wesleyan College overview
Location Owensboro, Kentucky
Online kwc.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Kentucky Wesleyan College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation 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 1,365 prospective students applied, and 798 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 192 enrolled in the school.  673 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 43 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $24,290 plus fees of $780. KWC is ranked 648 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Kentucky Wesleyan College overview
SAT 1020/1170
ACT 19/26
GPA 3.27
Applications Accepted
Kentucky Wesleyan College overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Kentucky Wesleyan College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$780
Room and Board $9,596
Budget for Other Expenses$3,462
Total One Year Cost$39,528


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

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%

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