Wesleyan University Graduate Schools

Wesleyan University (referred to as Wesleyan) is a Private, 4 years school located in Middletown, CT. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Wesleyan University is $61,469 in average. The school has 201 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,053 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Wesleyan University (referred to as Wesleyan) is a Private, 4 years school located in Middletown, CT. It is classified as a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1929 - Current).
Wesleyan Directory Information
School NameWesleyan University (Wesleyan)
Address45 Wyllys Avenue, Middletown, CT 6459
Phone860-685-2000
Webhttps://www.wesleyan.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.commonapp.org
Financial Infohttps://www.wesleyan.edu/finaid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Wesleyan University is $61,469 in average. The school has 201 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,053 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 87 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Research).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$61,469
Student Population201
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs87 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio8 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Wesleyan University is $61,469 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,920.
Wesleyan University offers the alternative tuition plans.
On its campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
  • Study abroad
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Wesleyan University is $61,469. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 4.00% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$52,174$20
2018-2019$54,314$20
2019-2020$56,704$20
2020-2021$59,086$20
2021-2022$61,449$20
The graduate school tuition & fees of Wesleyan is very expensive compared to private graduate schools in Connecticut. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Connecticut graduate tuition is $26,483 (public) / $21,277 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Wesleyan University$61,469
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Connecticut Graduate Schools$16,569$21,230
Public$13,945$26,483
Private$21,277
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $17,530 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Wesleyan University. On-campus living costs are increased by 6.43% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-Campus
Room & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$14,466$1,465
2018-2019$15,060$1,465
2019-2020$15,724$1,465
2020-2021$16,384$1,465
2021-2022$17,531$1,465
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,920 at Wesleyan University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.01% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,631
2018-2019$1,697
2019-2020$1,772
2020-2021$1,846
2021-2022$1,920

Graduate Programs at Wesleyan

Wesleyan University offers 37 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 68 students have completed their study at Wesleyan University.
Offered Degrees at Wesleyan University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree29059
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship709
Post Bachelor's Degree100
Total37068
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Wesleyan University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Fine and Studio Arts Management program with 0 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies program with 21 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Biology/Biological Sciences program with 3 completers.
Wesleyan University offers 37 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 68 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 59 students have earned/completed Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
American/United States Studies/Civilization0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer Science0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics0-
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities [+] 21 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies21-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Molecular Biology0-
Molecular Biochemistry4-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 0 completers-
Philosophy0-
Religion/Religious Studies0-
Physical Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Physical Sciences3-
Astronomy1-
Chemistry5-
Geology/Earth Science0-
Physics1-
Psychology [+] 5 completers-
Psychology3-
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology2-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Anthropology0-
Economics0-
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics0-
Political Science and Government0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 14 completers-
Dance0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts0-
Cinematography and Film/Video Production0-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology0-
Music (other)5-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management0-
Fine and Studio Arts Management9-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total59
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Molecular Biology0-
Molecular Biochemistry0-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 2 completers-
Mathematics2-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chemistry1-
Physics2-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 1 completers-
Musicology and Ethnomusicology1-
Total9
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Fine and Studio Arts Management0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at Wesleyan

For academic year 2021-2022, total 201 students enrolled into Wesleyan University graduate schools where it has total 3,053 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 134 full-time and 67 part-time graduate students. By gender, 88 male and 113 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total20188113
Full-time1346569
Part-tme672344
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 109 White (54.23%), 6 Black/African American (2.99%), 15 Hispanic (7.46%), 11 Asian (5.47%), and 60 students with other races. 51 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total20188113
American Indian/Native American000
Asian1129
Black/African American633
Hispanic1569
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White1094861
Two More633
Un-Known312
Non-resident Alien512526
Wesleyan University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 70 graduate students (34.83% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 99 graduate students (49.25% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total201
Enrolled Online Exclusively70
Enrolled Some Online Courses99
Not in Online Courses32
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Wesleyan University. 66 students are aged 20 to 24 (32.84% of total students), 12 students are aged above 50 (5.97%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Wesleyan University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total20188113
Age 20-21936
Age 22-24572235
Age 25-29593623
Age 30-34361620
Age 35-391129
Age 40-4917512
Age 50-641147
Over 64101

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