Nebraska Wesleyan University: Review & Facts

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Nebraska Wesleyan University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,050 students enrolled. This school was established in 1887 and is one of the 12 colleges and schools located in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Nebraska Wesleyan University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
62
Fair
At Nebraska Wesleyan University you can obtain your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Nebraska Wesleyan University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 62 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Education, Occupational Therapy, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
79%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Nebraska Wesleyan University is fair at 79% (above Nebraska average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Nebraska Wesleyan University is average: 69%. About 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Nebraska Wesleyan University is good - 11:1. Find out more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$29,800
High
Average tuition costs are very high - around $29,200 per year. The additional fees at Nebraska Wesleyan University beyond tuition are around $600; this comes to a total of $29,800 per year.

Read the details about Nebraska Wesleyan University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
79%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 1,689 applications were submitted and 1,331 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

Nebraska Wesleyan University will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Nebraska Wesleyan University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Medium
Nebraska Wesleyan University offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Nebraska Wesleyan University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
Nebraska Wesleyan University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,000 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $4,600 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Nebraska Wesleyan University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Nebraska Wesleyan University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Nebraska Wesleyan University Location and Maps



Post Address: Nebraska Wesleyan University, 5000 St Paul Ave, Lincoln, Nebraska 68504-2794, USA
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