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April 27, 2021

Illinois Wesleyan University Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards

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Illinois Wesleyan University Joins SAGE Scholars Tuition RewardsIllinois Wesleyan University, ranked #1 in job placement in the state and 7th in the nation, according to Zippia's "The Best Colleges for Getting a Job", has become the 27th Illinois private college to join the SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards program. 97.2% of IWU graduates are working or in graduate school within six months of graduation. 92% of graduates finish in four years.

Founded in 1850, Illinois Wesleyan is located in Bloomington-Normal (130,000 population), midway between Chicago and St. Louis, and providing an undergraduate-only learning environment to 1,600 students. Niche rates IWU's College of Nursing 28th in the nation (out of 692 U.S. nursing schools);IWU's College of Education ranks 57th (out of 896). Accounting, biology, business and psychology are also very popular majors are.

The average class size at Illinois Wesleyan is 16, thanks to an 11:1 faculty-student ratio. Students can choose from 700 study-abroad options. 71% of students complete an internship. IWU also excels in athletics, sweeping 7 national Division III championships in the past 25 years. The Titans have accumulated 152 conference championships. There are 120 different student organizations.

With the addition of Illinois Wesleyan, 42 Methodist-affiliated colleges now participate in the SAGE Enrollment Consortium.

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