College Profile : Nebraska Wesleyan University

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Joy: School Profile: Nebraska Wesleyan University In 1887, Nebraska Wesleyan University was established as a private university directly affiliated with the United Methodist Church. This higher learning institution, which is conveniently located in the capital Lincoln, is one of the more popular liberal arts schools in the state. Nebraska Wesleyan University offers more than 100 majors, minors and professional programs. The most popular degrees for undergraduates include the B.S. degrees in business, social work and criminal justice. Nebraska Wesleyan University’s offers graduate level degrees in nursing, education and leadership. Every year, Nebraska Wesleyan University hosts a Student Symposium that highlights student’s academic research and achievements. The university is very eco-friendly: they recently instituted an innovative bicycle checkout program that allows students to use bicycles for free. There are approximately seven fraternity Greek chapters and 40 student organizations. Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Accreditation Details -- Nebraska Wesleyan University has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1914. The Higher Learning Commission is an independent organization that is one of six regional institutional accreditation bodies. -- Education degrees are approved by the Nebraska Department of Education and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). -- Nursing degrees are
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