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Kentucky Wesleyan College

Kentucky Wesleyan College
3000 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

Official telephone: (270) 926-3111
Fax number: (270) 926-3196
Screen last updated on: February 2024

The admissions information below is valid for the 2023 academic year.

Contacting the office: 800 999-0592
800 990-0592 (toll free)

High school graduation is: required, GED is accepted
Standardized test requirements: SAT I or ACT recommended
Dates test scores should be received: August 31 for SAT I/ACT, August 31 for SAT II
School has formalized early decision program: no
School has early action program: no
School has concurrent enrollment program for high school: yes

Academic criteria:
  • secondary school report important
  • class rank considered
  • recommendations considered
  • standardized test scores very important
  • essay not considered
Nonacademic criteria:
  • interview important
  • extracurricular activities important
  • particular talent/ability considered
  • character/personal qualities considered
  • alumni/ae relationship considered
  • geographical residence not considered
  • state residency not considered
  • religious affiliation/commitment not considered
  • minority affiliation not considered
  • volunteer work considered
  • work experience considered
Average secondary school GPA: 3.3
Percent of freshmen who submitted GPA: 100%
Combined ACT middle 50% range: 19 - 25
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted SAT I scores: 20%
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted ACT score: 88%

Number of completed applications received: 995
Number of applicants offered admission who enrolled: 670
School has a waiting list policy: no
Percent of freshmen who came from out of state: 29%
Admission may be deferred: yes

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