Iowa Wesleyan University

Mount Pleasant, Iowa

Iowa Wesleyan University Overview

Student population

Address601 N Main Street
Mount Pleasant, IA
School Websitewww.iw.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Remote

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Iowa Wesleyan University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Mount Pleasant, Iowa that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,740 students applied to Iowa Wesleyan University. Of those students, 2,170 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Iowa Wesleyan University was $23,600, in addition to fees of $1,000. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Iowa Wesleyan University.

Iowa Wesleyan University has a 22% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Iowa Wesleyan University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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The Iowa Wesleyan University acceptance rate is 58%. To put this into perspective, 2,170 of the 3,740 students who applied to Iowa Wesleyan University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Iowa Wesleyan University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Iowa Wesleyan University had an SAT score between the range of 928 and 1,060. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Iowa Wesleyan University was between 19 and 23 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Iowa Wesleyan University as part of their application.

Iowa Wesleyan University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Iowa Wesleyan University, the tuition for in-state residents is $23,600. Combined with fees of $1,000, room and board costs of $10,960, other expenses of $3,297 and the $1,316 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $30,500 in tuition.

Students at Iowa Wesleyan University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Iowa Wesleyan University was $2,706 last year, with 62% of students being awarded federal aid. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Iowa Wesleyan University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio10:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Iowa Wesleyan University.

Iowa Wesleyan University has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 53% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 26% of students come from in-state and 21% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Iowa Wesleyan University is 10:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Iowa Wesleyan University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
PSYCHOLOGY
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS

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