Simpson College

Acceptance Rate 87 %
SAT Average 1,135
Tuition & Fees $42,246
Student Population 1,267
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $28,106

Academic Overview

Simpson College Campus, Indianola, IA
Simpson College is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Indianola, Iowa. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $42,246 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,267 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 87% and the graduation rate is 71% last year.
The salary after graduation from Simpson College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Simpson College are $42,246. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $8,868 on average.
Simpson College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Simpson. The acceptance rate of Simpson is 87% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 71% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $28,106 and 96% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,267 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Simpson College is 87 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Simpson College is 71 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Simpson College is 77 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Simpson College is 1,267
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Simpson College is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $28,106 at Simpson College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Simpson offers 56 major programs through online and on-site education where 6 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree503
Post Bachelor's Degree42
Master's Degree21

Special Learning Opportunities

Simpson College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,344)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,318)

Veterans Benefits

Simpson College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges