Approximately 2,100 students attend Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1,850 of which study at the undergraduate level. Out of the entire student body, it’s predicted that 54% of students will graduate within four years. For six years, the graduation rate is 64%, and for eight years, the rate is 65%. Though Nebraska Wesleyan University has students from all over the country, 86% of the incoming class are originally from NE. The student-to-faculty ratio at Nebraska Wesleyan University is 10 to 1.

Academic Profile for 2021

Four Year Graduation Rate
54%

Six Year Graduation Rate
64%

Eight Year Graduation Rate
65%

Student to Faculty Ratio
10 to 1

First Year Retention Rate
83%


Distribution of Students per State

for the first-year class of
487
students in 2018

(Hover in each state to view details of distribution)

None
1 To 5
6 To 15
16 To 25
26 To 50
51 and Above

Student Race, Ethnicity, and Age Information


Total Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity for the 2018 school year

Students Total
1,851

Total Enrollment by Age for the 2018 school year

Students Total
1,851

Other Learning Opportunities
Distance learning
Graduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Undergraduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning
Study abroad
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Weekend/evening college


Accreditation

Institutional

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Agency Period of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1914 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Nebraska Wesleyan University - Clarinda Campus of Iowa Western Community College)
02/20/2012 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Nebraska Wesleyan University - Council Bluffs Campus of Iowa Western Community College)
02/20/2012 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Nebraska Wesleyan University at Wesleyan Advantage Program)
04/27/2004 - 08/11/2014
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Nebraska Wesleyan University at Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center)
10/29/2013 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Nebraska Wesleyan University)
08/11/2014 - Current
Accredited
Specialized

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Agency / Program Period of Accreditation Status
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
[Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program]
09/01/2002 - 06/30/2016
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
[Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program]
03/01/1986 - 06/30/2016
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels]
05/05/2016 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels]
05/05/2016 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
[Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1958 - Current
Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
[Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools]
01/01/1960 - Current
Accredited
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