Iowa Wesleyan University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Iowa Wesleyan University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 460 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1842 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.

Iowa Wesleyan University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
31
Fair
Bachelor's degree is available at Iowa Wesleyan University.

Iowa Wesleyan University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 31 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Nursing, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
47%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Iowa Wesleyan University student retention rate is very low at 47% (way below Iowa average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Iowa Wesleyan University is low - 31%.

Student to faculty ratio at Iowa Wesleyan University is pretty decent, 14:1. Read more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,400
High
Average tuition prices are very high, around $26,900 a year. The additional fees at Iowa Wesleyan University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $500; which totals $27,400 a year.

Read the details about Iowa Wesleyan University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
50%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 4,981 applications were submitted and 2,472 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

Iowa Wesleyan University might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Iowa Wesleyan University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,600
Medium
Iowa Wesleyan University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Iowa Wesleyan University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Iowa Wesleyan University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 500 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low -- around $3,600 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, Iowa Wesleyan University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Iowa Wesleyan University Location and Maps



Post Address: Iowa Wesleyan University, 601 N Main Street, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641, USA
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