General Education

The mission of West Virginia Wesleyan College is:

To graduate broadly-educated men and women who…

  • think critically and creatively
  • communicate effectively
  • act responsibly
  • demonstrate their local and world citizenship through service

The mission of the General Education Program contributes to the College’s mission, and is:

To assure that each graduate has achieved a broad educational foundation that includes meaningful engagement with the major areas of human inquiry.

As Directors of Wesleyan’s General Education Program, we endorse the following
Vision Statement for General Education:

West Virginia Wesleyan College seeks to graduate students who are prepared to understand and contribute to the world.


Director of Wesleyan’s General Education Program:

Eric Waggoner