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Kentucky Wesleyan College

Owensboro, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate67%

Kentucky Wesleyan College Academics

Kentucky Wesleyan College requires a minimum of 120 semester hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Kentucky Wesleyan College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Kentucky Wesleyan College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 38% of students who start college at Kentucky Wesleyan College complete all the credits required within six years.

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Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Kentucky Wesleyan College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Will I Take At Kentucky Wesleyan College?

Kentucky Wesleyan College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Kentucky Wesleyan College.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Kentucky Wesleyan College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Kentucky Wesleyan College

When choosing a major, Kentucky Wesleyan College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Kentucky Wesleyan College. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Kentucky Wesleyan College false.Kentucky Wesleyan College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may mean taking more courses, but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when looking for a job or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Kentucky Wesleyan College

Does Kentucky Wesleyan College Offer Learning Disability Services?

🟨 Check with Kentucky Wesleyan College directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Kentucky Wesleyan College Have An Online Program?

✅ Kentucky Wesleyan College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Kentucky Wesleyan College Offer AP Credit?

✅ Kentucky Wesleyan College true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Kentucky Wesleyan College Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Kentucky Wesleyan College, check with the school directly.

Does Kentucky Wesleyan College Require Internships?

🟨 Kentucky Wesleyan College does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Kentucky Wesleyan College

Kentucky Wesleyan College Library

The main library on campus is the Library Learning Center and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Kentucky Wesleyan College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Kentucky Wesleyan College offers these dual degree programs:

•3-2 dual degree program in engineering in partnership with Auburn University and University of Kentucky

•3-2 dual degree program in nursing with University of Louisville


What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Kentucky Wesleyan College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Kentucky Wesleyan College has an Army ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Kentucky Wesleyan College include:

•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

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