North Carolina Wesleyan College: Review & Facts

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North Carolina Wesleyan College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,120 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1956 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.

North Carolina Wesleyan College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
Bachelor's degree is offered at North Carolina Wesleyan College.

North Carolina Wesleyan College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Criminal Justice, Psychology, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
52%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at North Carolina Wesleyan College is low at 52% (way below North Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at North Carolina Wesleyan College is low - 34%.

Student to faculty ratio at North Carolina Wesleyan College is pretty decent -- 15:1. Learn more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,200
High
Average tuition prices are very high - $28,000 a year. The additional fees at North Carolina Wesleyan College beyond tuition are approximately $200; this comes to a total of $28,200 a year.

Read the details about North Carolina Wesleyan College 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
55%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 3,102 applications were submitted and 1,720 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at North Carolina Wesleyan College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,400
Medium
North Carolina Wesleyan College provides a distance education program, 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 North Carolina Wesleyan College, 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
C
Unsafe
North Carolina Wesleyan College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 700 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: nearly $4,400 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at North Carolina Wesleyan College. 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, North Carolina Wesleyan College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

North Carolina Wesleyan College Location and Maps



Post Address: North Carolina Wesleyan College, 3400 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27804, USA
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