John Wesley College

Overview of John Wesley College

John Wesley is in High Point, NC. High Point is a small city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. John Wesley issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include religion and philosophy.

John Wesley Selectivity

Not all applicants to John Wesley are accepted.

Student Body

Approximately 109 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at John Wesley are in their forties, or even older.

Student Life

Part-time study is common at the school. John Wesley makes housing available to a large share of its students.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"To develop and equip the whole person for service through Bible - based education."

More complete details are provided below.

Disclaimer: Information on this page was not provided or commissioned by the featured school. Information has not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the featured school.

Contacting John Wesley

John Wesley College
2314 N Centennial St
High Point , NC 27265-3197
General Phone: (336) 889-2262

John Wesley Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management20business administration
Religion and Philosophy15religion, bible studies, pastoral counseling, youth ministry
Therapy and Counseling5counseling psychology
Education and Teaching0elementary school teaching

Number of programs and degrees for John Wesley in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree396
Associate's degree11

John Wesley Student Body

In 2007-2008, John Wesley had a total enrollment of 109 students (85 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 43%
Women 57%
Full-Time 90%
Part-Time 10%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 71%
Black 26%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 6%
20-21 11%
22-24 13%
25-29 14%
30-34 9%
35-39 14%
40-49 20%
50-64 14%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

North Carolina67%

John Wesley Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 33 %
Part-Time 67 %

John Wesley Room and Board (2007)

John Wesley offers campus housing for 40 of its 85 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of High Point, North Carolina for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other North Carolina Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

John Wesley Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

John Wesley Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,750
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,750
Room and board $ 4,676
Room charge $ 4,688
Books and supplies $ 1,200
Other expenses $ 2,700

Financial Aid:
John Wesley participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 293500)

John Wesley Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year2*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

John Wesley Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Religion And Philosophy
Bible/Biblical Studies
Pastoral Studies/Counseling
Religion/Religious Studies
Youth Ministry

Therapy And Counseling
Counseling Psychology

You are visiting:

Find a school near you

John Wesley Highlights

(Details are provided further down on this page.)

What Sets John Wesley Apart:

% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%John Wesley % students 40 years or older
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 8%John Wesley % of freshmen enrolled part-time
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%John Wesley Dorm rooms per full-time student
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%John Wesley Male % of student body
% of degrees in religion and philosophy
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%John Wesley % of degrees in religion and philosophy

checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing

Selected Employment Categories of Interest

Click occupation names for extensive details, including salary and other job data.

(Based on an automated mapping of degrees popular at John Wesley with government-defined occupation categories)

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.
Back to Top