Nebraska Wesleyan University

Acceptance Rate 81.01 %
SAT Average 1,090
2023 Tuition & Fees $39,868
Student Population 1,816
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,903

Academic Overview

Nebraska Wesleyan University Campus, Lincoln, NE
Nebraska Wesleyan University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Lincoln, Nebraska. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Nebraska Wesleyan University is affiliated with United Methodist.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $39,868 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,230.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,816 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81.01% and the graduation rate is 66% last year.
The salary after graduation from Nebraska Wesleyan University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $52,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Nebraska Wesleyan's tuition & fees is $39,868. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $8,230.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Nebraska Wesleyan. The acceptance rate of Nebraska Wesleyan is 81.01% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19.01%. The average graduation rate is 66% and the transfer-out rate is 28%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,903 and 95% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,816 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Nebraska Wesleyan University is 81.01 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Nebraska Wesleyan University is 66 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Nebraska Wesleyan University is 28 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Nebraska Wesleyan University is 74 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Nebraska Wesleyan University is 1,816
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Nebraska Wesleyan University is 12 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,903 at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address5000 St Paul Ave, Lincoln, NE 68504-2794
Online Applicationhttps://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/admissions/application-admission
Financial Aidhttps://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/admissions/financial-aid-office/financial-aid-office
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/net_price_calculator/index.html
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/inside-nwu/registrars-office/veterans-education-benefits
Disability Servicehttps://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/inside-nwu/services-students-disabilities/disabilities-services

Offered Degrees

Nebraska Wesleyan offers 65 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less Than 1 Year Certificate20
Post-Bachelor's Certificate10
Post-Master's Certificate20

Special Learning Opportunities

Nebraska Wesleyan University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:919)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,700)

Veterans Benefits

Nebraska Wesleyan University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges