Iowa Wesleyan University is a four-year coeducational university of liberal arts and sciences related to the United Methodist Church. Iowa Wesleyan University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

University is accredited by the University Senate of the United Methodist Church. The Nursing Program is approved by the Iowa Board of Nursing (IBON, Riverpoint Business Park, 400 SW 8th St., Suite B, Des Moines, IA 50309; 515.281.3255). The University is approved by the government training program under the Veteran’s Bill (550 and 894).

Iowa Wesleyan University distance learning/online courses and programs have written authorization for operations in the states of:

If you are interested in the RN-BSN program and you do not live in Iowa, please contact us at online@iw.edu about state authorizations.

  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • New Jersey
  • Oklahoma
  • Ohio
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Virginia

The baccalaureate nursing program at Iowa Wesleyan University located in Mount Pleasant, Iowa is accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the baccalaureate nursing program is continuing accreditation.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm