Wheeling Jesuit University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

316 Washington Avenue

Wheeling, WV 26003-6295

(304) 243-2359

(800) 624-6992

Fax: (304) 243-2397



Contact: Denny Bardos

Dean of Enrollment
Main Address

316 Washington Avenue

Wheeling, WV 26003

(304) 243-2000

www.wju.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,061

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 182

Degree-seeking undergrads: 971

Graduate enrollment: 242

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 66%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
International Business B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Science Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health System Administration B
Nuclear Medical Technology B
Respiratory Therapy B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Political and economic philosophy B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

International Relations B
Political Science/Government B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology 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.

Wheeling Jesuit University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(304) 243-2000
Website:www.wju.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:recruiter.wju.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/Welcome.aspx
Address:316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, WV 26003
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,289
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):54%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:580 (45% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$28,110
Out-of-state Tuition:$28,110
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$19,451

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Wheeling Jesuit University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Wheeling Jesuit University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services44
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education121
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs353
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences4
Psychology1
Social Sciences2
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Grand total4358

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Wheeling Jesuit University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education11
Health Professions and Related Programs212
Grand total314

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wheeling Jesuit 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$28,110
Out-of-state$28,110
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,230
Out-of-state$12,230

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid184100%
Grant or scholarship aid184100%$19,451
Student loan aid13473%$7,799

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid85482%$18,624
Federal student loans70167%$7,391

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Wheeling Jesuit 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 Wheeling Jesuit University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,020499521
Percent admitted100%92%94%
Percent admitted who enrolled22%23%21%

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

Wheeling Jesuit University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,289
Undergraduate enrollment945
Graduate enrollment344

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

Wheeling Jesuit University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels

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