Tennessee Wesleyan College

Men's NAIA Coach: Kevin Parker
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977 Undergrads / 1,008 Students
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$12,043 Net Price
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61% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Appalachian (AAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
33% / 41%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The team mostly travels around the Southeast region to places like Goergia, North Carolina, and Kentucky to play Asbury University, St. Andrew's University, and Savannah College of Art and Design. They also travel in-state to play opponents like University of Tennessee and University of Tennessee-Chattanooga. In the past they have traveled further to play Lindenwood University-Belleville in Illinois and Missouri Baptist University.

Recruit Commits
Tanner Elwood Farragut Knoxville, TN Att
Jaylan Steen Farragut Knoxville, TN Mid
Paul Schechter Farragut Knoxville, TN Def
Kalen Fearing Centennial Brentwood, TN Att
Blake Simzisko Centennial Brentwood, TN Def
Micheal Grant Signal Mountian Chattanooga, TN Att
Stanton Grisham Chattanooga Christian Ooltewah, TN Att
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204 East College Street, Athens, TN, 37303 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
  • Chattanooga Tennessee Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Johnson City Tennessee Area
  • Huntsville Alabama Area
  • Orlando Florida Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Jacksonville Florida Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Canada
  • Columbus Ohio Area
Where Grads Work
  • Covenant Health
  • Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • UT Medical Center
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • University of Tennessee
  • Roane State Community College
  • Kimberly-Clark
  • Clayton Homes
  • Walmart
  • Walgreens
  • Thomas & Betts
  • Life Care Centers of America
  • Blount Memorial Hospital
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Accounting
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Support
  • Administrative
  • Information Technology
  • Community and Social Services
  • Human Resources
  • Real Estate
  • Program and Project Management
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
400 - 530
500 - 620
930 - 1140
19 - 26
18 - 25
19 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Applicants 877 345 532
% Admitted 61% 63% 61%
% Admits That Enroll 39% 47% 33%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.36
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Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (29%)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (29%)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (24%)
Business Administration and Management, General (15%)
Education (14%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (7%)
Elementary Education and Teaching (6%)
Accounting (6%)
Criminal Justice & Law Enforce (5%)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General (5%)
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General (5%)
Forensic Science and Technology (3%)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General (2%)
Behavioral Sciences (2%)
Health/Health Care Administration/Management (2%)
Psychology (2%)
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management (2%)
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$25,150
Books & Supplies$1,400
Cost of Living$8,050
Personal Expenses$2,500
Sticker Price$37,100

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship100%$20,564
Federal Grants44%$4,984
Pell Grants44%$4,765
Other Federal19%$500
State & Local Grants65%$5,167
Institutional Grants100%$15,037
Student Loans48%$6,664
Federal Loans48%$5,900
Other Loans4%$9,825

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $12.1 Million $12,037

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $21,000.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $14,250 $223

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 10.8%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 637 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,500

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


How long until this college investment pays off: 5.7 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 33% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape - -
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery - -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 6 6
Motor Vehicle Theft - -
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Undergrad InstructionProfessions focus, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Business-dominant, with other professional programs
Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, very small, primarily residential

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