Statement of Accreditation Status

Wesley College

  • CEO: Mr. Robert Clark, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Ms. Christine McDermott
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Idna Corbett, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields » Four-year, small, highly residential
  • Control: Private (Non-Profit)
  • Former Name(s): Wesley Junior College
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1950
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2015
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2019-2020
  • Next Mid-Point Peer Review: 2024

Contact Information

120 North State Street
Dover, DE 19901-3875

(302) 736-2300

  • The following represents the MSCHE accreditation actions taken in the last ten (10) years.
  • April 16, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the self-study report. To delay the On-Site Evaluation visit scheduled for Spring 2020 due to extraordinary circumstances related to coronavirus (COVID-19) interruptions and to continue accreditation. To note the institution remains accredited during a delay granted by the Commission. The Evaluation visit will be scheduled in accordance with Commission policy and procedures.
  • March 5, 2020
    To acknowledge receipt of the request to delay the Self-Study Evaluation and On-Site Evaluation Visit. To reject the request for the delay because no extraordinary circumstances exist to warrant a delay (Accreditation Actions Policy and Procedures). To require the institution to proceed with the On-Site Evaluation Visit to occur as scheduled.
  • June 22, 2017
    To accept the progress report. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2019-2020.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent
  • Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate
  • Master's Degree or Equivalent
  • Post-Master's Certificate
  • Additional Location
    Dover Air Force Base
    436 FSS/FSDE 261 Chad Street
    Dover, DE 19901
  • Other Instructional Site
    Christiana Hospital
    4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road John H. Ammon Medical Education Center
    Newark, DE 19718

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