Virginia Wesleyan College

Norfolk, VA



  • High school GPA
  • Test scores
  • Completion of College Preparatory Program


  • High school rank
  • Recommendations

Average Freshman Acceptance:

  • SAT Scores: 1026-1600
  • ACT Scores: 18+
  • GPA: 3.3


"I love my experience at VWC. I wanted a small school with a close faculty and that's what I got." -Mae Green

"The small campus is beautiful, plenty of trees, flowers, and brick buildings. Walks to class are short, and the community is close knit. Walking around I see people I know everywhere and feel welcome no matter what part of campus I am on. " -1st year male

  • Tuition is $32,636 in-state
  • More than 99% of full-time students receive financial assistance
  • Average financial aid package: $24,968
  • 25 yard swimming pool, whirlpool, and sauna
  • Near theater companies, the Chrysler Museum of Art, and Nauticus


"That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history." -Aldous Huxley

For a social studies teacher, I will take 4 years of education (Bachelor's Degree) and work with the Department of Education. Employment of high school teachers is estimated to grow 6 percent from 2012-2022 which is lower than the average job.