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Kentucky Wesleyan College

Owensboro, KY
University Website: WWW.KWC.EDU
Apply Online: www.kwc.edu/page.php?page=748
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Kentucky Wesleyan College (KWC) is a private Methodist college in Owensboro, a city on the Ohio River, in the U.S. state of Kentucky. KWC is east of Evansville, Indiana, north of Nashville, Tennessee, west of Louisville, Kentucky, and east of St. Louis, Missouri. Daviess County is home to 94,000 residents.

Kentucky Wesleyan College is known for its liberal arts programs. Fall 2009 enrollment was 843 students.

Athletically, Kentucky Wesleyan College is a NCAA Division II school, nicknamed the Panthers, that is part of the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Starting in the 2013-2014 academic season the Panthers will be competing in the Great Midwest Athletic Conference, abbreviated as the G-MAC.

Kentucky Wesleyan will be charter members of the newest NCAA Division II athletic conference along with Cedarville University, Central State University, Trevecca Nazarene University, and Ursuline College.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $18,790.00 avg tuition

3000 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 926-3111

Apply online Admissions:
www.kwc.edu/page.php?page=353
Financial Aid:
www.kwc.edu/page.php?page=491

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Kentucky Wesleyan College

Statistics:
Applied 2,000
Admitted 1,043 52%
Enrolled total 188
Full Time: 188
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 400 530
SAT Math 458 543
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 385 470
ACT Composite 19 24
ACT English 18 25
ACT Math 18 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 54%
4-year graduation rate 35%
6-year graduation rate 52%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Kentucky Wesleyan College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $18,790.00 $18,790.00 $18,790.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $600.00 $600.00 $600.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $540.00 $540.00 $540.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $6,920.00 $6,920.00 $4,240.00
Other Expenses $2,090.00 $4,240.00 $4,240.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,400.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 95%
Percent receiving grant aid 95%
Avg amount of grant aid $14,633.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 77%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,553.00

Kentucky Wesleyan College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Zoology/Animal Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business/Commerce, General X
Business/Corporate Communications X
Business/Managerial Economics X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Human Services, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Design and Visual Communications, General X
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other X
Graphic Design X
Music Management X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Kentucky

Name Amount Deadline
Alden Scholarship Up to $4,000 March 15, 2017
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
Hazel and Walter T. Bales Scholarship $2,000 January 31, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
Mason Family Foundation Scholarship Varies March 15, 2017
Kute Family Scholarship Varies March 15, 2017
Marvin D. Mills Scholarship Varies January 15, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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