About Wesleyan College
On Campus Housing
Wesleyan College which is a private, United Methodist university, is located in Macon, GA. The foundation of Wesleyan College was laid down in the year 1836. Wesleyan College believes in imparting education and contributing to society by focusing on innovation, research, education, and commitment. The motto of the university is Scientia et pietas (Latin); "Knowledge and loyalty" and its official colors are deep purple and lavender. The total enrolment stands at 603 students at Wesleyan College. Around 564 and 39 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. The school has a total of 52 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Interestingly, Wesleyan College has an ethnically diverse student population. At WC around 45% are white, 37% are Black or African American, and 6% are Non-resident alien. And, at the university, around 74% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 92% of the students are females and 8% are males. In its 184 years of existence, WC has produced several known personalities like Stanley Forman Reed (Lawyer), Cory Wade (Baseball player), Jody Richards (Teacher), and Phil Hoy (Pastor). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. A total of 59 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by WC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by NASM (National Association of Schools of Music), and SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools). $42,142,858 is the total value of endowment of the Wesleyan College.
As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Wesleyan College at the 512nd position among other national universities.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to WC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $36,029. To note, this cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($23,970), room and boarding ($10,060), and budget for other expenses ($2,000). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$57,826 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by WC. At WC, $10,060 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At Wesleyan College, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the college offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The college has enrolled around 8% male and 92% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The financial aid department of Wesleyan College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,777, whereas the financial aid is $15,009. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,740 and institutional aid worth $15,009. At WC, the total amount of non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $1,598,284 per year.