Founded in 1873 as a preparatory school, Wesley College is the first private college in the first state of the U.S. The College offers 30 bachelor's, four associate's and master’s degrees in nursing, education, business administration and environmental science in a multi-denominational, multi-cultural campus setting.
Wesley attracts students interested in a personal approach to learning, with a 17:1 student to faculty ratio. The Wesley College campus is wireless with a strong computer and library network and nationally recognized sports programs competing under the NCAA guidelines.
Main CampusDover, Delaware, United States Campus Website0 - 5,000 on Campus<100,000 residents in DoverLanguage(s) spoken on campus: English
Wesley College and its athletic facilities are located on 50 acres in historic Dover, Delaware. Dover is the capital of the nation's first state and has 35,000 residents. The campus is situated in Dover's major residential community with stores and banks in easy walking distance and malls a short commute. Most academic programs support a club such as our award winning SIFE program, or offer excursions, off-campus learning sites as for marine science taking advantage of our proximity to the Delaware and Chesapeake Bays. In addition to being the site of many pre-Revolutionary War buildings and sites, Dover is also the home of Dover Air Force Base and Dover Downs International Speedway, which hosts two annual NASCAR races. Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C., are within a two-hour drive, New York City is just three hours away and the beaches are less than an hour drive.
Please visit the student affairs website to learn more about opportunities that include student organizations, intramural sports and community service. International students are invited to join any of the 50 clubs and participate in a great variety of student activities and shows.
The International Student Association, run by the students themselves, welcome all students to participate in activities and trips throughout each semester.