Ohio Wesleyan University

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#286
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Private liberal arts university in Delaware, Ohio, United States
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About Ohio Wesleyan University

According to Wikipedia, Ohio Wesleyan University is a private liberal arts college in Delaware, Ohio. It was founded in 1842 by Methodist leaders and Central Ohio residents as a nonsectarian institution, and is a member of the Ohio Five – a consortium of Ohio liberal arts colleges. Ohio Wesleyan has always admitted students irrespective of religion or race and maintained that the university "is forever to be conducted on the most liberal principles."

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Ohio Wesleyan University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation Rate
3,96268%67%

How Much Does Ohio Wesleyan University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$48,832
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$21,679
30K - 48K$21,466
48K - 75K$22,111
75K - 110K$24,940
110K+$31,129

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Ohio Wesleyan University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Ohio Wesleyan University, then you can expect to earn an average of $51,600 per year. You also have a 93% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Ohio Wesleyan University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
1,5991,599

Where is Ohio Wesleyan University?

Ohio Wesleyan University is located at 61 S Sandusky Street, Delaware OH 43015-2370

How Safe is Ohio Wesleyan University?

Delaware has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Ohio Wesleyan University Known For?

Ohio Wesleyan University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Ohio Wesleyan University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Ohio Wesleyan University's Most Influential Alumni?

Ohio Wesleyan University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Law, Business, and History. Here are some of Ohio Wesleyan University's most famous alumni:

Norman Vincent Peale
Norman Vincent Peale
An American writer and minister .
Robert J. Havighurst
An American physicist and educator.
Horace Newton Allen
An American diplomat.
Frank Stanton
Frank Stanton
A Broadcasting executive .
F. Sherwood Rowland
F. Sherwood Rowland
An American chemist .
Paul Sears
An American ecologist.
Ezra Vogel
Ezra Vogel
An American academic, sinologist.
William H. Gass
William H. Gass
An American fiction writer, critic, philosophy professor.
James J. Nance
An American businessman.
Richard North Patterson
A United States fiction author.
James Oberg
James Oberg
An American journalist.
Amos Dolbear
Amos Dolbear
An American physicist .

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