Iowa Wesleyan University

Founded in 1842, Iowa Wesleyan University is a private, liberal arts university offering undergraduate and graduate degrees at the residential campus in Mount Pleasant, IA and through online programs. IW has a rich history of innovation in education; is a pioneer in the sciences; and at the forefront of educational opportunities for women.

How does the AA or AS degree from Eastern Iowa Community Colleges transfer to Iowa Wesleyan University?

Students transferring to IW with an Associate of Arts (AA) or an Associate of Science (AS) degree and a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00 will be admitted as a junior and will be deemed to have fulfilled the IW Wesleyan Studies/General Education Curriculum.

Note: Some majors have specific requirements that may be completed by taking additional credits at EICC. Contact your Academic Advisor for assistance with planning your schedule.

What about an AAS Degree?

Students who have earned an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Degree are able to transfer to Iowa Wesleyan University. The Wesleyan Studies/General Education requirements will be reviewed on a course by course basis.

IW will accept up to 90 credits in transfer.

Have questions?

If you have not yet registered for classes at one of our colleges, an admissions representative will be happy to answer your questions regarding transfer.

If you are a current student, contact your advisor or Academic Advising at your college:

  • Clinton: 563-244-7001
  • Muscatine: 563-288-6001
  • Scott: 563-441-4181

To speak with an Iowa Wesleyan University Admissions representative, contact:

Campus Admissions Office
Kara Mandrell 

IW Online Admissions Office
Taylor Toops 

IW Links


Transfer Majors

Course Guides Non-Transfer Majors