Wesley College

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Wesley College can be found in Dover, DE, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,300 students enrolled per year at Wesley College.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores to this school. A score in the range of 1080 to 1400 on the SAT exam, or 16 to 23 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Wesley College average GPA ranges from 2.71 to 2.97 for accepted students. Wesley College admits about 60 percent of those that apply. Of those that are admitted, about 30 percent of students attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wesley.edu.

Overall Wesley College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Wesley College was reported as 62.5% in Fall 2012 with over 2,930 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • SAT Scores: 1080 - 1400
  • ACT Scores: 16 - 23
  • Average GPA: 2.71 - 2.97

How Hard Is It to Get into Wesley College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Wesley College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Wesley College has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 62.9%
  • 2009-2010: 62.9%
  • 2010-2011: 20.3%
  • 2011-2012: 62.6%
  • 2012-2013: 62.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 55.4%

How Does Wesley College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Wesley College is thirteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Delaware State University41.7%
Washington College66.6%
Goldey-Beacom College52.3%
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania61.3%
Neumann University55.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Wesley College (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading360 - 470
Math360 - 475
Writing360 - 455
Total Score1080 - 1400
ACT®Score Range
English13 - 21
Math15 - 21
Composite Score16 - 23
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