Simpson College has a long history of preparing students for successful careers, graduate schools, or service work across their choice of 80 different subject areas. The college also helps students succeed in careers such as engineering, law, and medicine. This United Methodist-related liberal arts college offers stimulating courses taught by professors who hold the highest degrees in their field and who are actively committed to helping students achieve their highest goals.
- College Type: Private
- Program Type: 4-Year College
- Campus Size: Small (under 5,000 students)
- Campus Type: Rural
This tight-knit community offers a wealth of activities for all interests. In fact, more than 80 percent of the college’s 1,400 students participate in some extracurricular activity, from Greek life to intramural sports, including men’s baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, tennis, track & field, and wrestling and women’s basketball, cross country, golf, softball, soccer, swimming, tennis and track & field. Simmons teams have won nearly 90 IACC championships. Community spirit is an integral part of Simmons College life, with many students enthusiastically finding ways to give back, from working in the ministry to cultivating the campus’s organic gardens.