Wesleyan College Admissions: Everything You Want to and Need to Know

Overview of Wesleyan College

Wesleyan College is a private liberal arts institution situated on a 200-acre campus in Macon, Georgia. The institution has a large selection of undergraduate and graduate degree programs for students to select from. Students are supported by an 8 to 1 student/faculty ratio, and professors take a personalized approach to the teaching and learning process. Outside of the classroom, students will find plenty of opportunities to engage with the campus community via the university’s many clubs and organizations.


  • Total Enrollment: 765 (725 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 8% Male/92% Female
  • 68% Full-time

Cost of Attendance Information

  • Tuition and Fees: $23,770
  • Books: $ –
  • Room and Board: $10,060
  • Other Expenses: $2,000
  • Total Cost: $35,830

Financial Aid Information

  • Percentage of Students Receiving Aid: 100%
  • Percentage of Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 100%
    • Loans: 53%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $16,193
    • Loans: $7,715

Academic Programs Offered

  • Most Popular Majors: Business Administration and Management, General; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Accounting; Psychology, General; and Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Retention and Graduation

  • First-Year Student Retention (full-time students): 78%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 45%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 52%

Overview of Wesleyan College Admissions

Students whose SAT/ACT scores and GPA are within the institution’s requirements have a good chance of being admitted. Applicants must complete an online application and send test scores from either the SAT or ACT and high school transcripts. Glowing recommendation letters can bolster your application, along with being involved with student organizations and attempting a challenging course load. Interested students should check out the university’s website, which has helpful tips and contact information for the admissions offices.

Admissions Data                        

  • Wesleyan College Acceptance Rate: 48%
  • Test Scores — 25th/75th Percentile
    • SAT Critical Reading: 490/580
    • SAT Math: 440/530
    • SAT Writing: -/-
    • ACT Cumulative: 18/22
    • ACT English: 17/22
    • ACT Math: 16/19

Safety Net Schools: Easy to Gain Admission

If past admission data predicts that you would be a competitive candidate for Wesleyan College, it should be easy to gain admissions to the schools below. If Wesleyan College is currently out of your reach, then you are sure to be a competitive candidate for the schools below.

State University of New York College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill, Southern Vermont College, Buffalo State College, Alabama State University, College of St. Elizabeth, Albertus Magnus College, Bloomfield College

Same Tier: Just As Hard to Gain Admission

If you’re a competitive candidate for Wesleyan College, you should have an equal chance of gaining admissions at these schools.

University of Texas at El Paso, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, California State University Sacramento, California State University Northridge, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, California State University Fresno, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Reach Institutions: Gaining Admissions Will be More of a Challenge

These schools are more challenging to gain admission into than Wesleyan College. If you improve your GPA and SAT/ACT scores, then you’ll be a competitive candidate for these schools.

California State University Long Beach, San Jose State University, Washington State University, University of Texas at San Antonio, East Carolina University, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Texas State University

Applying to Wesleyan College

Application Deadline: Rolling

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