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  • Wilmington UniversityAdmissions & Enrollment

    Number of students in online programs3,6821
    Acceptance rate (campuswide)99.9%2
    Minimum / average high school GPA for acceptanceN/A / N/A
    Average ACT score of accepted studentsNot available
    Admissions tests acceptedACT or SAT
    Admissions essay required?No
    Admissions interview required?No
    References required?No
    Other admissions requirementsNon-refundable application fee of $35
  • Wilmington UniversityTuition & Aid

    In-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$3701
    In-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$3463
    In-state tuition for academic year (including fees)$14,0304
    Out-of-state tuition (per online credit hour*)$3701
    Out-of-state tuition (per on-campus credit hour)$3463
    Out-of-state tuition for academic year** (including fees)$14,0304
    Financial Aid Availability
    Financial aid availableYes
    % of undergraduates receiving need-based financial aid41%2


    • *The cost per online credit hour does not include distance education fees or other expenses such as books and exam proctoring fees.
    • **Out-of-state students attending online programs receive the same tuition rate as in-state students.
  • Wilmington UniversityAcademics & Faculty

    Regional accrediting bodyMSCHE
    Online psychology programs offeredBachelor of Science
    First online program offered in2007-2008
    Grad school accredited by the APA?Not applicable
    Psychology Coursework
    Foundational CoursesInferential Statistics; Ethics and Values in Behavioral Science; Theories of Personality; Social Psychology; Abnormal Psychology; Group Dynamics; Biological Basis of Behavior; Learning and Cognition; Tests and Measurement; Ethnic Groups and Minorities; Research, Writing, and Information Literacy in the Behavioral Sciences
    Full-time online instructional faculty (across online campus)661
    Instructional faculty with PhD (College of Social and Behavioral Sciences)133
    Tenured facultyNot available
    Average experience teaching onlineNot available
  • Wilmington UniversityServices & Support

    Online program same as campus?Yes
    Student to student engagementYes
    Online chatroomsYes
    Web conferencing (webinars)Yes
    Skype or other visual softwareYes
    Student Support
    Academic advisingYes
    Career placement assistance?Yes
    Access to digitized library materials?Yes
    24-7 technical support?No
    Live tutoring?Yes
    Instructor response expected withinNot available
    One-year new student retention rate76%4
    Graduation rate35%4
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