Tennessee Wesleyan College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Tennessee Wesleyan College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,030 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1857 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Athens, Tennessee.

Tennessee Wesleyan College is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
Tennessee Wesleyan College will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Tennessee Wesleyan College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Nursing, Education, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
68%
Fair
It is important 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 anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Tennessee Wesleyan College student retention rate is relatively low at 68% (close to Tennessee average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Tennessee Wesleyan College is low: 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at Tennessee Wesleyan College is pretty good -- 12:1. Read more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,900
High
Average tuition pricing is high, about $22,000 a year. The additional fees at Tennessee Wesleyan College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $900; this makes it a total of $22,900 annually.

Read the details about Tennessee 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
65%
Doable
According to government data, 1,085 applications were submitted and 703 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

This school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Tennessee Wesleyan College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Tennessee Wesleyan College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Tennessee 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Tennessee Wesleyan College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 400 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, Tennessee Wesleyan College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Tennessee Wesleyan College Location and Maps



Post Address: Tennessee Wesleyan College, 204 East College Street, Athens, Tennessee 37303, USA
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