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U.S. News ranks Tennessee Wesleyan University among the region’s best, as well as a top value in annual list

It’s rankings season in higher education, and Tennessee Wesleyan University remains on two key lists: Best Regional Colleges South and Best Value Schools (Regional Colleges South). On September 10, U.S. News and World Report released their annual rankings of higher education institutions across the country. Each year, nearly 50 types of rankings and lists are … Continue reading "U.S. News ranks Tennessee Wesleyan University among the region’s best, as well as a top value in annual list"

A Homecoming for Tennessee Wesleyan University Coordinator of Veteran Services

For Will Nation, his new position as Coordinator of Veteran Services and Student Success Coach at Tennessee Wesleyan University is a homecoming in more ways than one. Will was a sophomore at TWU when the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks occurred. He had always had a desire to join the armed forces, but the attacks … Continue reading "A Homecoming for Tennessee Wesleyan University Coordinator of Veteran Services"

Tennessee Wesleyan University accepts applications for inaugural Master of Occupational Therapy class

University strives to meet the needs of the growing population Students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in the field of occupational therapy could begin their application process on July 18, 2018, through a centralized system from the American Occupational Therapy Association, and for the first time, prospective students found Tennessee Wesleyan University on that … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan University accepts applications for inaugural Master of Occupational Therapy class"

Tennessee Wesleyan University names new trustees

Members will help lead accredited institution to accomplish its mission Seven area community and business leaders recently were elected to serve as members of the Tennessee Wesleyan University Board of Trustees. New members are: Patricia Ging, associate dean, TWU education and social sciences (faculty trustee) Robert Goodfriend, entrepreneur and former president, Goody’s Family Clothing Trent … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan University names new trustees"

Study shows Tennessee Wesleyan University impact on area economy

The conclusion of a recent five-year study of Tennessee Wesleyan’s direct economic impact on the local community shows approximately 90 percent of Tennessee Wesleyan’s expenditures are made, on the average, in the five counties of McMinn, Bradley, Monroe, Loudon, and Knox. During 2012-2017, Tennessee Wesleyan contributed more than $343 million to the local economy (an … Continue reading "Study shows Tennessee Wesleyan University impact on area economy"

Tennessee Wesleyan University to host Spring Commencement activities

Tennessee Wesleyan University will host a variety of commencement activities this week, concluding with the 161st Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 5 at 9 a.m. Events begin Thursday with the nursing pinning ceremony and blessing of hands in Knoxville. Here, faculty present graduating students with their nursing pin – officially welcoming them into the nursing … Continue reading "Tennessee Wesleyan University to host Spring Commencement activities"