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Texas Wesleyan University Overview

Texas Wesleyan University is a private not-for-profit institution located in Fort Worth, Texas. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

What Is Texas Wesleyan University Known For?

339 Undergraduate Awards
$34,704 Avg Cost After Aid
47% Acceptance Rate
  • The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Texas Wesleyan.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 37% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from Texas Wesleyan with a bachelor's degree make about $42,000 a year. That's 3% more than those who graduate from other schools.

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Texas Wesleyan University Rankings

Texas Wesleyan is ranked #17 out of 137 schools in Texas.

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Texas Wesleyan has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#85 Best Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Texas Wesleyan.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#2 Best Multilingual Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#9 Best Allied Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#10 Best Nursing Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#16 Best Curriculum & Instruction Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#20 Best Public Health Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#40 Best General Education Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#46 Best Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#55 Best Educational Administration Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#102 Best Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#107 Best Teacher Education Subject Specific Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Texas Wesleyan has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#1 Best Bilingual, Multilingual, & Multicultural Education Schools College Factual
#8 Best Multilingual Education Schools College Factual
#11 Best Nursing Schools Nursing Degree Search
#52 Best Nursing Schools College Factual
#123 Best Allied Health Professions Schools College Factual
#142 Best Health Professions Schools College Factual

Where Is Texas Wesleyan University?


Contact details for Texas Wesleyan are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1201 Wesleyan St, Fort Worth, TX 76105-1536
Phone: 817-531-4444

How Do I Get Into Texas Wesleyan?

You can apply to Texas Wesleyan online at:

Admission Requirements for Texas Wesleyan

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations recommended
SAT or ACT Scores considered but not required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Texas Wesleyan?

47% Acceptance Rate
56% Of Accepted Are Women
60% Submit SAT Scores
You'll need to do what you can to make your application stand out if you plan to apply to Texas Wesleyan. The school screens its applicants carefully and has a fairly low acceptance rate of 47%. So, don't just throw your admission packet together at the last minute!

Approximately 44% of accepted students are men and 56% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 47%, and the acceptance rate for women is 47%.

Average Test Scores

About 60% of students accepted to Texas Wesleyan submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 510 and 580. Math scores were between 490 and 580.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Texas Wesleyan University  ( 510 to 580 )

SAT Math Scores for Texas Wesleyan University  ( 490 to 580 )
Texas Wesleyan received ACT scores from 23% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 17 and 23. Math scores were between 17 and 21. Composite scores were between 19 and 23.

ACT English Scores for Texas Wesleyan University  ( 17 to 23 )
ACT Math Scores for Texas Wesleyan University  ( 17 to 21 )
ACT Composite Scores for Texas Wesleyan University  ( 19 to 23 )

Can I Afford Texas Wesleyan University?

$34,704 Net Price
58% Take Out Loans
5.9% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Texas Wesleyan is $34,704. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Texas Wesleyan, approximately 58% of students took out student loans averaging $9,911 a year. That adds up to $39,644 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Texas Wesleyan is 5.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Texas Wesleyan University Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,268 Full-Time Undergraduates
52% Women
59% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,406 undergraduate students at Texas Wesleyan, with 1,268 being full-time and 138 being part-time.


There are also 791 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,268 full-time undergraduates at Texas Wesleyan, 48% are male and 52% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Texas Wesleyan University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 19
Black or African American 212
Hispanic or Latino 446
White 344
International Students 144
Other Races/Ethnicities 103

Geographic Diversity

Texas students aren't the only ones who study at Texas Wesleyan University. At this time, 13 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 56 countries are represented at Texas Wesleyan. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, China, and India.

Online Learning at Texas Wesleyan University

423 Took All Classes Online
1,385 Took At Least One Class Online
77.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 1,385 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Texas Wesleyan has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 132nd most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Texas Wesleyan

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Texas Wesleyan University was 77.6%. This is the #496 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Texas Wesleyan regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Texas Wesleyan majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Accounting 21%
Business Administration & Management 24%
Business, Management & Marketing 16%
Education 1%
Health Professions 2%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Texas Wesleyan ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Texas Wesleyan.

Major Growth Rate Rank
General Education #31
Public Health #45
Accounting #86
Education #235
Business Administration & Management #264
Business, Management & Marketing #349
Health Professions #374

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Texas Wesleyan University Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Bachelor’s Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Nursing 0 108 19 127
Business Administration & Management 21 55 0 76
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 0 34 3 37
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 35 0 0 35
Multilingual Education 25 5 0 30
General Psychology 29 0 0 29
Accounting 22 2 0 24
Educational Administration 0 10 14 24
Management Sciences & Quantitative Methods 22 0 0 22
Criminal Justice & Corrections 20 0 0 20
Teacher Education Subject Specific 14 2 0 16
Finance & Financial Management 15 0 0 15
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 13 0 0 13
Computer Science 13 0 0 13
Health & Physical Education 12 0 0 12
General Biology 11 0 0 11
Communication & Media Studies 10 0 0 10
Allied Health Professions 10 0 0 10
General Education 0 9 0 9
Political Science & Government 9 0 0 9
Marketing 7 0 0 7
History 7 0 0 7
Legal Support Services 7 0 0 7
Sociology 7 0 0 7
Public Health 0 6 0 6
Drama & Theater Arts 5 0 0 5
Writing Studies 4 0 0 4
Romance Languages 4 0 0 4
Religious Studies 4 0 0 4
Management Information Systems 3 0 0 3
Curriculum & Instruction 0 0 3 3
General English Literature 3 0 0 3
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2 0 0 2
Arts & Media Management 2 0 0 2
Music 2 0 0 2
Chemistry 1 0 0 1
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 0 0 0 0
Student Counseling 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional General Legal Studies 0 0 0 0
Mathematics 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 339 231 39 609


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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