Wheeling Jesuit University: Review & Facts

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Wheeling Jesuit University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,385 students enrolled. This school was established in 1954 and is one of the 4 schools located in Wheeling, West Virginia.

Wheeling Jesuit University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Fair
Wheeling Jesuit University will give you the opportunity to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Wheeling Jesuit University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Medical, Management, and Physical Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
72%
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Wheeling Jesuit University is fair at 72% (close to West Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Wheeling Jesuit University is below average - 55%. About 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Wheeling Jesuit University is good -- 11:1. Read more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,100
High
Average tuition costs are very high, about $27,000 per year. The additional fees at Wheeling Jesuit University beyond tuition are about $1,100; this totals $28,100 per year.

Read the details about Wheeling Jesuit 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
61%
Doable
According to recent data, 1,217 applications were submitted and 739 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Wheeling Jesuit University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,800
Medium
Wheeling Jesuit University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Wheeling Jesuit 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
Wheeling Jesuit University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 900 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: approximately $3,800 per year.

Based on the college crime data, Wheeling Jesuit University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wheeling Jesuit University Location and Maps



Post Address: Wheeling Jesuit University, 316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003, USA
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