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Nebraska Wesleyan University

Nebraska Wesleyan University

5000 St Paul Ave
Lincoln, NE 68504-2794
(402) 466-2371

Founded in 1887, Nebraska Wesleyan University is a 4-year institution. This school, which is 2.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Lincoln, NE. This liberal arts college offers subjects including elementary education, math, and business management. NWU offers four certificates, 55 degrees at the bachelors level, and three degrees at the masters level to students. 2,138 students pursued degrees from the 58 programs at NWU in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits NWU. It is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska.

Admission

1,677 students applied for admission to this liberal arts college in 2010. This liberal arts college admitted 77% of applicants or 1,308 students. Close to 56% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

1,677 students applied for admission to this liberal arts college in 2010. This liberal arts college admitted 77% of applicants or 1,308 students. Close to 56% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 78%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 79%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 77%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school enrolled 2,138 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school enrolled 2,138 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 834
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1304
  • Undergraduate Male: 761
  • Undergraduate Female: 1142
  • Graduate Male: 56
  • Graduate Female: 179

Faculty Demographics

It employs 232 instructors. Around 50% of faculty are full-time, about half of the faculty are part-time, and around 43% of teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

It employs 232 instructors. Around 50% of faculty are full-time, about half of the faculty are part-time, and around 43% of teachers are men.

  • Male: 102
  • Female: 130
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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