Iowa Wesleyan UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Mount Pleasant, Iowa Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$25,424

Avg in-state tuition

$31,530

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Iowa Wesleyan University

Iowa Wesleyan University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 622, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 18 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 31%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $25,424, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $31,530.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 58%

Retention Rate 55%

Graduation Rate 31%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 920-1060

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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52%

Female Student Population

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

40%

Black

18%

Non-U.S. Citizen

16%

Unknown

10%

Hispanic

8%

Two or more races

6%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

53% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

53%

State Grant Aid

19%

Institution Grant Aid

78%

Pell Grant

53%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $2,766
State Grant Aid $2,825
Institution Grant Aid $9,926
Pell Grant Aid $2,587
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.