Kentucky Wesleyan College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3000 Frederica Street

Owensboro, KY 42301

(270) 852-3120

(800) 999-0592

Fax: (270) 852-3133



Contact: Clayton Daniels

Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
Main Address

3000 Frederica Street

Owensboro, KY 42301

(270) 926-3111

www.kwc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 909

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 219

Degree-seeking undergrads: 893

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 70%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 61%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Fine/Studio Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Zoology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Physical Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Kentucky Wesleyan College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(270) 926-3111
Website:WWW.KWC.EDU
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.kwc.edu/page.php?page=748
Address:3000 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY 42301
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:785
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):38%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:677 (86% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$24,050
Out-of-state Tuition:$24,050
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$15,874

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Kentucky Wesleyan College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Kentucky Wesleyan College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education6
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts8
Grand total41

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Kentucky Wesleyan College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Grand total2

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kentucky Wesleyan College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$24,050
Out-of-state$24,050
Books and supplies$1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid178100%
Grant or scholarship aid178100%$15,874
Student loan aid14481%$6,043

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid647100%$15,898
Federal student loans48976%$6,398

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kentucky Wesleyan College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Kentucky Wesleyan College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,157601556
Percent admitted100%55%60%
Percent admitted who enrolled17%17%16%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Kentucky Wesleyan College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment785
Undergraduate enrollment785
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Kentucky Wesleyan College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

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