Quick Facts

Iowa Wesleyan College is a four-year independent liberal arts college offering bachelor’s degrees in a variety of majors


On February 17, 1842, the Territorial Legislature granted a charter for the Mt. Pleasant Literary Institute, later named the Mt. Pleasant Collegiate Institute and now, Iowa Wesleyan College.


Located just four blocks north from downtown Mount Pleasant, the Iowa Wesleyan campus sits on 60 acres

Class Size

Classes at Iowa Wesleyan average 10 students with a 9:1 student-faculty ratio


650 full and part-time students