Wesleyan College

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Wesleyan College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Macon, GA, a predominately urban area. Wesleyan College has only around 800 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.

Many of the students getting into this school had an SAT score in the range of 940 to 1120, or got accepted with an ACT score in the range of 17 to 22. We were able to estimate the Wesleyan College average GPA (2.80 - 3.14) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 44% of all applicants are accepted to Wesleyan College, from which 41 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at .wesleyancollege.edu.

Overall Wesleyan College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Wesleyan College was reported as 43.8% in Fall 2020 with over 737 college applications submitted to Wesleyan College. 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

  • ACT Scores: 17 - 22
  • Average GPA: 2.80 - 3.14

How Hard Is It to Get into Wesleyan College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Wesleyan College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Wesleyan College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 37.6%
  • 2017-2018: 46.6%
  • 2018-2019: 47.9%
  • 2019-2020: 43.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 41.6%

How Does Wesleyan College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Wesleyan College is twenty-nine percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
LaGrange College48.8%
Brewton-Parker College96.2%
Emmanuel College46.2%
Paine College64.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Wesleyan College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 580
Math470 - 540
Total Score940 - 1120
ACT®Score Range
English16 - 22
Math16 - 20
Composite Score17 - 22
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