Ohio Wesleyan University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

75 South Sandusky Street

Delaware, OH 43015-2398

(740) 368-3020

(800) 922-8953

Fax: (740) 368-3314



Contact: Carol DelPropost

Assistant Vice President of Admission and Financial Aid
Main Address

61 South Sandusky Street

Delaware, OH 43015

(800) 922-8953

www.owu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,960

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 570

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,947

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 64%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
East Asian Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Dance B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Bacteriology B
Biochemistry B
Biology B
Botany B
Genetics B
Microbiology B
Zoology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business/Managerial Economics B
International Business B

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism B
Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Drama/Dance Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
German Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Latin Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Physics Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

American Literature B
Creative Writing B
English Composition B
English Language & Literature – General B
English Literature (British) B

Foreign Language & Literature

Ancient Near Eastern/Biblical Languages B
Classics B
Comparative Literature B
French B
German B
Latin B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B
Statistics B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Ancient Studies/Civilization B
Medieval/Renaissance Studies B
Neuroscience B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Astronomy B
Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

American Government/Politics B
Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B
Urban Studies 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.

Ohio Wesleyan University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(740) 368-2000
Website:www.owu.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:admission.owu.edu/applyToOWU.html
Address:61 S Sandusky Street, Delaware, OH 43015-2370
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,638
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):63%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,638 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$44,090
Out-of-state Tuition:$44,090
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$29,994

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Ohio Wesleyan University Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences7
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services4
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education8
English Language and Literature/Letters2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics7
Health Professions and Related Programs4
History1
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies4
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies3
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences6
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences5
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts6
Grand total73

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Ohio 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$44,090
Out-of-state$44,090
Books and supplies$1,500

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 aid429100%
Grant or scholarship aid429100%$29,994
Student loan aid28867%$7,485

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,64598%$28,971
Federal student loans1,03562%$7,282

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Ohio 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 Ohio Wesleyan University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,1232,0442,079
Percent admitted100%69%74%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%12%11%

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

Ohio Wesleyan University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,638
Undergraduate enrollment1,638
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

Ohio Wesleyan University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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