Ohio Wesleyan University
#286 Desirability Rank

Ohio Wesleyan University

Private liberal arts university in Delaware, Ohio, United States

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Ohio Wesleyan University is a private liberal arts university 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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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,962

Acceptance

68%

Graduation Rate

70%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$46,870

Fees (in-state)

$260

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$21,679
30K-48K$21,466
48K-75K$22,111
75K-110K$24,940
110K+$31,129

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,600

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

61 S Sandusky Street, Delaware OH 43015-2370

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

23 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is Ohio Wesleyan University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#392 World Rank
Business
#322 World Rank
Law
#713 World Rank
Education
#667 World Rank
Literature
#600 World Rank
Political Science
#545 World Rank
History
#948 World Rank
Biology
#472 World Rank
Religious Studies
#966 World Rank
Medical
#470 World Rank
Psychology
#709 World Rank
Philosophy
#730 World Rank
Physics
#605 World Rank
Communications
#743 World Rank
Economics
#985 World Rank
Mathematics
#1237 World Rank
Chemistry
#1567 World Rank
Computer Science
#618 World Rank
Sociology
#1416 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

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 Business, Law, and Education. Ohio Wesleyan University’s most academically influential people include Gilbert Van Tassel Hamilton, Aaron John Sharp, and Kate Wetzel Jameson.

Gilbert Van Tassel Hamilton

American psychiatrist

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Aaron John Sharp
Aaron John Sharp

American botanist and bryologist

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Kate Wetzel Jameson

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Mary Bigelow Ingham
Mary Bigelow Ingham

American writer, educator, religious worker

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Morris Lyon Buchwalter
Morris Lyon Buchwalter

American judge

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Clark Gregg
Clark Gregg

American actor, screenwriter and director

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James B. Preston
James B. Preston

American neurophysiologist,

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Dave Hobson

American politician

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Phil Reed

American politician

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Hurst Robins Anderson

President of American University from 1952 until 1968

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Art Sansom

Cartoonist

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Cheryl Heller
Cheryl Heller

American designer

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