Tennessee Wesleyan College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

204 East College Street

P O Box 40

Athens, TN 37371-0040

(423) 745-7504

(800) 742-5892

Fax: (423) 745-9335



Contact: Stan Harrison

Vice President Enrollment Management and Director of Athletics
Main Address

PO Box 40

Athens, TN 37371-0040

(423) 745-7504

www.twcnet.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 988

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 264

Degree-seeking undergrads: 979

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 84%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Secondary Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) B
Pre-physical therapy B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prenursing B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences B
Global Studies B
Intercultural/Multicultural/Diversity Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Christian Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Pre-Ministerial Studies 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.

Tennessee Wesleyan University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(423) 745-7504
Website:www.tnwesleyan.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:portal.tnwesleyan.edu/ICS/Admissions/
Address:204 East College Street, Athens, TN 37303
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,037
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):44%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:749 (72% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$23,000
Out-of-state Tuition:$23,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$18,060

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Tennessee Wesleyan University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Tennessee Wesleyan University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services51
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education51
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Health Professions and Related Programs4
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies4
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Physical Sciences1
Psychology2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences1
Theology and Religious Vocations2
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total372

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Tennessee Wesleyan University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Tennessee Wesleyan University 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$23,000
Out-of-state$23,000
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,500
Out-of-state$4,500

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid212100%
Grant or scholarship aid211100%$18,060
Student loan aid14066%$5,791

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid21221%$20,729
Federal student loans14214%$5,748

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants993383610
Percent admitted100%57%64%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%21%19%

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

Tennessee Wesleyan University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,037
Undergraduate enrollment1,015
Graduate enrollment22

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

Tennessee Wesleyan University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels

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