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Wesleyan College

Macon, GA 4-Year Private

About Wesleyan College

Wesleyan College is a private, religous school located in the suburban setting of Macon, GA, less than an hour from Atlanta.

Founded in 1836, Wesleyan College currently enrolls around 779 students a year, including 745 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Wesleyan College's endowment was valued at $53,357,692 in 2021. For each full-time student, Wesleyan College spends about $11,500.

2021 Admissions Facts About Wesleyan College

Acceptance rate: 60%

Average GPA: 3.32

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

Wesleyan College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into Wesleyan College. The acceptance rate at Wesleyan College is 60 percent.

The average high school GPA for a student at Wesleyan College is 3.32 out of 4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Wesleyan College a good school?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and graduation rates

About 74 percent of students who start at Wesleyan College come back for their second year of college. Out of the 106 students who started at Wesleyan College as first-time freshman, 50 graduate within four years.

Around 51 percent of students who started at Wesleyan College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 56 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $27,597 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Wesleyan College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Wesleyan College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

4760 Forsyth Road Macon, GA 31210-4462

Campus Setting: Suburban

Wesleyan College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Wesleyan College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Wesleyan College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Wesleyan College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

17 to 22

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Wesleyan College is 20. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Wesleyan College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Wesleyan College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

940 - 1120

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Math SAT Range

470 - 540

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Reading SAT Range

470 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1120 and Above

Good

940 to 1120

Avg

940 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Wesleyan College students is 1030. Applicants with SAT scores of 1120 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Wesleyan College, while applicants with SAT scores between 940 to 1120 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 940 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Wesleyan College.

Wesleyan College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$35,555

In State

$35,555

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$23,990
$23,990
Fees
$1,200
$1,200
Housing
$10,365
$10,365
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Unknown

Full Time

37%

Part Time

93%

In State

7%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

797

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

44%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$25,190

Out-of-State

$25,190

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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