Iowa Wesleyan University Rankings

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In the World#7642 of 14178
In North America#1862 of 2629
In the United States#1773 of 2528
In Iowa#29 of 39
In Mount Pleasant#1 of 1

Quick Review

Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
58%
Average SAT
990
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$27,540 /y
Aid receiving
79%
Undergraduates
593
Graduates
29
Male:Female Ratio
48:52
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
iw.edu

Iowa Wesleyan University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate58%59%58%
Applicants3,6581,4212,237
Admissions2,1338361,297
Freshmen enrolled full time1518566
Freshmen enrolled part time11

117 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

68 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
61 or 46%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 920
or below

75% of them
had 1060
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Iowa Wesleyan University are 920-1060 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
73 or 54%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Iowa Wesleyan University are 19-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White250 (40%)
Black or African American114 (18%)
Nonresident Alien100 (16%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown61 (10%)
Hispanic48 (8%)
Two or more races40 (6%)
Asian4 (0.6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$27,540/year
Average aid awarded
$12,386
Students receiving aid
79%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$24,607
$30-48K$24,755
$48-75K$26,364
$75-110K$31,289
$110K+$32,304

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$24,424$5,940
Tuition in-state$24,424$5,940
Tuition out-of-state$30,530$5,940
Fee in-district$1,000
Fee in-state$1,000
Fee out-of-state$1,000

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity533
Combined charge for room and board$10,865
Room charge$4,140
Meal charge$6,725

Iowa Wesleyan University Majors

MajorBachelor's
Business Administration and Management, General22
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration12
Kinesiology and Exercise Science8
Elementary Education and Teaching7
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse6
Psychology, General5
Education, General5
Biology & Biological Sciences, General4
Human Services, General3
Humanities & Humanistic Studies3
Music, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching2
English Language and Literature, General1
Music Teacher Education1
General Studies1
Digital Arts1
Grand Total84
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate31%22%43%
  • Full-time retention rate - 55%

Publications & Citations

Publications
57
Citations
366

Publication count by topic

Psychology
19
Computer science
6
Sociology
4
Economics
4
Medicine
4
Political science
3
History
2
Art
2
Biology
2
Business
1
Chemistry
1
Geology
1
Engineering
1
Mathematics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History34511
Psychology3671276
Economics49624
Sociology53212
Political science53691
Engineering54696
Medicine550634
Chemistry59189
Biology62662
Computer science64602

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199013
199104
199203
199303
199401
199502
199603
199702
199805
199901
200014
200129
200205
2003010
200406
200506
200608
200717
200805
2009311
2010212
2011120
2012126
2013322
2014114
2015327
2016113

General info

Alternative namesIW
Founded1842
WikipediaIowa Wesleyan University
MottoDiscover Your Passion
Colorspurple, white
Academic CalendarSemesters
Total FTE staff126
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address601 N Main Street
Mount Pleasant, Iowa, 52641
United States
City population9,000
Phone3193858021

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