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2014 Quick Stats
601 N. Main Street

Mount Pleasant, IA 52641

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Phone: (800) 582-2383
2012-2013 Tuition
$24,300
tuition and fees
Admissions
rolling admission
64.3%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
U.S. News rank Category Name
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Regional Colleges (Midwest)

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Summary

Iowa Wesleyan College is a private institution that was founded in 1842. It has a rural setting and the campus size is 60 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Iowa Wesleyan College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $24,300 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

The mission of Iowa Wesleyan College is to prepare students to succeed in a changing global environment. Iowa Wesleyan is a four year liberal arts college providing quality individualized learning experiences that combine the development of the intellect with adaptive life skills. The College is affiliated with the United Methodist Church with which it shares a commitment to spiritual values, social justice and human welfare.

General Information

School type private
Year founded 1842
Religious affiliation United Methodist
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Iowa Wesleyan College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 64.3 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 64.3% 4
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 1

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 42 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Iowa Wesleyan College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Iowa Wesleyan College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, and health service. Iowa Wesleyan College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Iowa Wesleyan College, 56 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at Iowa Wesleyan College.

Students who have cars on campus 56%
Health insurance offered No

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Paying for School

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Tuition and fees $24,300 (2012-13)
Room and board $8,220 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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