Iowa Wesleyan University Announces New Online Graduate Program

Iowa Wesleyan University is pleased to announce its new Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction (MECI) program. Future educators will now be able to complete their undergraduate and graduate programs at Iowa Wesleyan University.”We are very excited to be rolling out the Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction program in January 2019,” said…

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Special Board of Trustees Meeting Update

November 1, 2018 I want to provide an update on the Iowa Wesleyan University’s Board of Trustees special session today. It was a tremendously difficult meeting as we reviewed the financial projections of the university. As you may know, small liberal arts colleges and universities across the country continue to face significant financial challenges. Iowa…

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$1 Million Gift

Iowa Wesleyan University Announces $1 Million Gift Mount Pleasant, Iowa:  October 8, 2018 – Iowa Wesleyan University is the recipient of a $1 million dollar gift from Linda Juckette, owner of Pleasant Manor in Mount Pleasant. Juckette, who took over operations of Pleasant Manor from her husband Tom, worked with Mount Pleasant city officials to…

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Sierra Howardson just wants to run

MOUNT PLEASANT — Sierra Howardson just wants to run. Howardson spent her freshman year of high school in Tennessee. She moved to Fort Madison for her sophomore through senior years, where she lived with her legal guardian, her aunt Ashley. Even when she moved to Danville for her senior year at Fort Madison High School,…

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Iowa Wesleyan University Enrollment Growth Trend Continues

Overall enrollment for Iowa Wesleyan University shows sustained growth for a fourth consecutive year. Iowa Wesleyan’s enrollment increased by 6% from the 2017-18 academic year because of a comprehensive enrollment strategy and the highest retention rates in more than a decade. “It’s encouraging to see that Iowa Wesleyan continues to be an attractive option to…

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