Wesleyan College

Wesleyan was the first college in the world chartered to grant degrees to women. Seminar-style classes and a 10:1 student-faculty ratio provide individual attention. The entire 200-acre campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The college offers dual-degree programs in engineering in partnership with Georgia Tech, Auburn University, and Mercer University.  

Founded 1836 

Undergraduate enrollment 656 

Graduate enrollment 49 


Tuition $19,500/year  

Georgia freshmen on HOPE 40% 

Average composite three-part SAT score for entering freshmen 1500 

Average critical reading and math composite SAT score 1010 

SAT score breakdown 520, critical reading; 490, math; 490, writing 

Average class size for freshman courses 18 

Popular majors advertising and marketing communication, biology, business administration, nursing, psychology