Simpson College
#3725 Overall Influence#836 Desirability Rank

Simpson College

Simpson College is a Methodist liberal arts college in Indianola, Iowa. Simpson has been accredited by North Central Association since 1913. The college has about 1,250 full-time and 300 part-time students. In addition to the Indianola residential campus, Simpson has a facility in West Des Moines.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,401

Acceptance

84%

Graduation Rate

63%

Median SAT Score

1150

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$38,412

Fees (in-state)

$732

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$17,172
30K-48K$19,502
48K-75K$21,116
75K-110K$24,177
110K+$27,180

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$51,200

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

701 North C St, Indianola IA 50125

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

22 per 100k

Violent Crime

6 per 100k

What is Simpson College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#853 World Rank #309 USA Rank
Mathematics
#1822 World Rank #617 USA Rank
Chemistry
#1995 World Rank #927 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1676 World Rank #931 USA Rank
Social Work
#2843 World Rank #1016 USA Rank
Computer Science
#2037 World Rank #1094 USA Rank
Communications
#2119 World Rank #1187 USA Rank
History
#2905 World Rank #1262 USA Rank
Political Science
#3046 World Rank #1309 USA Rank
Education
#2670 World Rank #1375 USA Rank
Business
#3665 World Rank #1415 USA Rank
Biology

Other areas of influence

#2053 World Rank #996 USA Rank
Law
#2304 World Rank #1341 USA Rank
Nursing
#4987 World Rank #1876 USA Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Simpson College's Most influential alumni?

Simpson College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Social Work, and Chemistry. Simpson College’s most academically influential people include Avery Craven, James C. Hickman, and William Schweiker.

Avery Craven

American historian

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James C. Hickman

American actuary

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William Schweiker

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Deanna Haunsperger
Deanna Haunsperger

American mathematician

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Kink Richards

American football player

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Sam Douglas

American actor

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John Whitesell

American film director

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Andrew G. Reid
Andrew G. Reid

American football player and coach, athletic administrator, and lawyer

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Charles Rhodes Pomeroy
Charles Rhodes Pomeroy

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Merton F. Utter

American biochemist

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Ernest Gustav Schroeder
Ernest Gustav Schroeder

American college sports coach

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Elwood L. Thomas

American judge

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