Wilmington University

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School Overview

Founded in 1870 by the Quakers, Wilmington college is a privately owned and operated liberal arts college located in Wilmington, Ohio that offers career-oriented degree programs. Wilmington is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission’s North Central Association.

General Information

Admission Office

320 Dupont Highway

New Castle, DE 19720

(302) 356-4636

(877) 967-5464

Fax: (302) 328-5902



Contact: Christopher Ferguson

Director of Admissions
Main Address

320 Dupont Highway

New Castle, DE 19720

(302) 356-4636

www.wilmu.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,505

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 490

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,461

Graduate enrollment: 4,681

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Open admission

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 72%


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
Information Resources Management B
Marketing Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Web/Multimedia Design B

Education

Early Childhood Education A,B
Elementary Education B

Engineering Technologies

Computer Software B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing – Preoperative/Surgical B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Transportation & Materials Moving

Air Transportation B
Aviation Management 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.

Wilmington University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (877) 967-5464
Website: www.wilmu.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.wilmu.edu/admission/applyonline.aspx
Address: 320 Dupont Hwy, New Castle, DE 19720
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 14,786
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 32%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,913 (26% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $11,210
Out-of-state Tuition: $11,210
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,357

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Wilmington University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Wilmington University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 781
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 4
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 153
Education 19122
Health Professions and Related Programs 271
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 14
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 22
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 11
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 2
Social Sciences 12
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 441404

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Wilmington 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $11,210
Out-of-state $11,210
Books and supplies $1,800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $8,636
Out-of-state $8,636

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 206 89%
Grant or scholarship aid 157 68% $4,357
Student loan aid 193 83% $4,332

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 3,080 36% $3,788
Federal student loans 4,522 54% $5,949

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Wilmington 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 Wilmington University students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Wilmington University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 14,786
Undergraduate enrollment 9,042
Graduate enrollment 5,744

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

Wilmington University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
  • 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
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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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