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Wesleyan University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Middletown, CT

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Archeology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Astronomy
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Computer Science
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English Language and Literature/Letters, Other
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Studies
  • German Studies
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Molecular Biochemistry
  • Music, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • Russian Studies
  • Science, Technology and Society
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish and Iberian Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Social sciences, Psychology, Area and ethnic studies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Not required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Not required

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
372
Part-Time Faculty
58
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
79%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
10-19 students: 35% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 12% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
3,418,280
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
118
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study

  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemical Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Theoretical Chemistry

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