Illinois Wesleyan University Bachelor’s in General Psychology
The main focus area for this major is General Psychology. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.
General Psychology is a major offered under the psychology program of study at Illinois Wesleyan University. We’ve gathered data and other essential information about the bachelor’s degree program in psychology, such as if the program is offered online, ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more.
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- Bachelor’s Degree Rankings
- Undergraduate Cost
- Student Debt
- Average Salary
- Online Learning
- Student Diversity
- Focus Areas
Rankings for the Illinois Wesleyan Bachelor’s in Psychology
If you're having trouble deciding which school is best for you, you may want to check out our many college rankings. Illinois Wesleyan is in the top 10% of the country for psychology. More specifically it was ranked #106 out of 1,110 schools by College Factual. It is also ranked #4 in Illinois.
Here are some of the other rankings for Illinois Wesleyan.
How Much Does a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Illinois Wesleyan Cost?
Illinois Wesleyan Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
Part-time undergraduates at Illinois Wesleyan paid an average of $1,598 per credit hour in 2019-2020. This tuition was the same for both in-state and out-of-state students. Information about average full-time undergraduate tuition and fees is shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
|Books and Supplies||$800||$800|
|On Campus Room and Board||$11,840||$11,840|
|On Campus Other Expenses||$1,700||$1,700|
Learn more about Illinois Wesleyan tuition and fees.
Illinois Wesleyan Psychology Bachelor’s Student Debt
One way to think about how much a school will cost is to look at how much in student loans that you have to take out to get your degree. Psychology students who received their bachelor’s degree at Illinois Wesleyan took out an average of $27,000 in student loans. That is 11% higher than the national average of $24,315.
How Much Can You Make With a Bachelor’s in Psychology From Illinois Wesleyan?
The median early career salary of psychology students who receive their bachelor’s degree from Illinois Wesleyan is $29,000 per year. That is 4% higher than the national average of $27,969.
Does Illinois Wesleyan Offer an Online Bachelor’s in Psychology?
Online degrees for the Illinois Wesleyan psychology bachelor’s degree program are not available at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Illinois Wesleyan Online Learning page.
Illinois Wesleyan Bachelor’s Student Diversity for Psychology
Of the students who received their bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2019-2020, 63.6% of them were women. This is less than the nationwide number of 79.3%.
Racial-ethnic minority graduates* made up 31.8% of the psychology bachelor’s degrees at Illinois Wesleyan in 2019-2020. This is lower than the nationwide number of 43%.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||4|
|Hispanic or Latino||3|
|Native American or Alaska Native||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
Bachelor’s in Psychology Focus Areas at Illinois Wesleyan
General Psychology students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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