Wiley College

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Wiley College, located on the west side of Marshall, Texas, USA, is a private, four-year college. It is historically African American and focuses on liberal arts. It was founded by the Methodist Episcopal Church’s Bishop, Isaac Wiley, in 1873. It was certified by the Freedman’s Aid Society in 1882 and is notably one of the oldest colleges west of the Mississippi River that is predominantly African American.

Wiley is an open admissions college with about 96% of its students receiving some form of financial. Total enrollment at Wiley College is roughly 1200, an all-time high.

General Information

Admission Office
711 Wiley Avenue
Marshall, TX 75670
(903) 927-3311
(800) 658-6889
Fax: (903) 927-3366
[email protected]
Contact: Alvena Jones
Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Main Address
711 Wiley Avenue
Marshall, TX 75670
(903) 927-3300

www.wileyc.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 947
Degree-seeking undergrads: 947

Setting
Urban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Open admission, but with selective admission to some programs

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $9,200 $9,970 $9,970 $11,050 +10.83%
Books and Supplies $270 $286 $286 $400 +39.86%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $5,300 $5,620 $5,620 $6,136 +9.18%
Other $1,676 $1,560 $1,560 $1,600 +2.56%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $4,280 $4,540 $4,540 $6,136 +35.15%
Other $3,506 $3,604 $3,604 $1,600 -55.60%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus $16,446 $17,436 $17,436 $19,186 +10.04%
In-state Off Campus $17,256 $18,400 $18,400 $19,186 +4.27%
In-state with Family $9,470 $10,256 $10,256 $11,450 +11.64%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $8,970
In-state Student Fees $2,080
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $8,970
Out-of-state Student Fees $2,080

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 245 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 245 100% $2,028,452 $8,279
• Federal grants 245 100% $1,190,850 $4,861
• Pell grants 234 96% $824,606 $3,524
• Other federal grants 218 89% $366,244 $1,680
Local and state government scholarships or grantss 93 38% $405,783 $4,363
Institutional scholarships or grants 135 55% $431,819 $3,199
Student loan financial aid 184 75% $1,336,944 $7,266
• Federal student loans 184 75% $1,336,944 $7,266
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 157
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 8
Biology/biological Sciences, General 8
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 65
Accounting 3
Business Administration and Management, General 7
Hospitality Administration/management, General 2
Management Information Systems, General 1
Non-profit/public/organizational Management 52
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 4
Mass Communication/media Studies 4
Education 15
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 10
Mathematics Teacher Education 1
Music Teacher Education 1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Secondary Education and Teaching 1
English Language and Literature/letters
English Language and Literature, General
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Spanish Language and Literature 2
History 3
History, General 3
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 55
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration 30
Criminal Justice/safety Studies 25
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General
Physical Sciences 1
Chemistry, General 1
Social Sciences 4
Sociology 4
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Operations Management B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B

Education

Elementary Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A,B

Social Sciences

Sociology B

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

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

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

Undergraduate Student Age

Undergraduate Student Residence

Graduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity


Retention and Graduation Rates

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

*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.


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