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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The baccalaureate nursing program of Wesley College is located at William and Susan Johnston Hall, 300 South New Street, Dover, Delaware and is accredited as of October 28, 2020 by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Wesley College baccalaureate nursing program is continuing accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at HTTP://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

Wesley College is fully-accredited through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and operates as an independent liberal arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Several majors are accredited through field-specific accreditation commissions.

BSN Graduates Achievement Data

Program Completion Data
Expected level of achievement: 60% of students will complete the BSN program within 150% of program length beginning with enrollment on the first day of the first required nursing course.

 

Graduation Year Number of Graduates Completion Rate
2017 28 61.11%
2018 46 63.63%
2019 42 62.31%
2020 32 pending

Performance on Licensure Examination
Expected level of achievement: 80% of graduates will succeed on the licensure examination, consisting of all first-time test-takers from October 1st of one year to September 30th of the next year.

Graduation Year Number of Graduates Completion Rate
2018 46 95.74%
2019 42 82.9%
2020 32 92.86%

Job Placement Rate
Expected level of achievement: 85% of graduates with an RN license will report employment in a nursing position within one year of graduation.

Graduation Year Number of Graduates Pass Rate
2017 28 100%
2018 46 100%
2019 42 100%
2020 32 pending

Master of Science in Nursing

The Master’s and Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult-Gerontology programs at Wesley College located in Dover, Delaware are accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Wesley College master’s/post master’s certificate nursing program is Continuing Accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at HTTP://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

Wesley College is fully-accredited through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and operates as an independent liberal arts and sciences college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Several majors are accredited through field-specific accreditation commissions.

The Wesley College Adult-Gerontology CNS program meets AACN’s educational eligibility requirements for AACN Certification Corporation’s ACCNS-AG certification exam.

AACN Certification Corporation
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
101 Columbia, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
(800) 394-599

www.aacn.org/certification

The Wesley College Adult-Gerontology CNS program meets ANCC educational requirements for American Nurses Credentialing Center adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist certification exam.

American Nurses Credentialing Center
Attn: Certification Registrations
P.O. Box 8785 Silver Spring, MD 20907-8785

MSN Graduates Achievement Data

Program Completion
Expected Level of Achievement: 50% of students will graduate from the program within 150% of the program length.

Graduation Year Traditional Dual Degree Pathway PMC
2017 50% (1/2) 80% (4/5) 42.85% (3/7)
2018 62.5% (5/8) 33.33% (1/3) 100% (1/1)
2019 100% (2/2) Not applicable 100% (1/1)
2020 Data pending

Performance on Certification Examination
Expected Level of Achievement: Eighty percent (80%) of graduates choosing to sit for certification will pass the examination on the first attempt in the 12-month period between May 1 to April 30.

Graduation Year Aggregate data
May 1, 2017 – April 30, 2018 50% (N=3/6)
May 1, 2018 – April 30, 2019 60% (N=3/5)
May 1, 2019 – April 30, 2020 100% (N=3/3)
May 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021 Data Pending

Job Placement Rate
Expected Level of Achievement: Eighty percent (80%) of graduates will be employed in a role-related professional practice at one-year post graduation.

Graduation Year Aggregate Data Role related professional practice
2017 (N=5) 100%
2018 (N=7) 100%
2019 (N=6) 100%
2020 data pending

Employer Program Satisfaction

Expected Level of Achievement: 80% of employers responding to the survey will report graduate achievement of end-of-program SLOs as a score of 4 or greater.

  • 2017 Employer Satisfaction Rate = 100%
  • 2018 Employer Satisfaction Rate = 100%
  • 2019 Employer Satisfaction Rate = 100%
  • 2020 Employer Satisfaction Rate (data pending)