William Penn University has a diverse student body and maintains that diversity in its academic, organizational, and athletic endeavors. We are proud of our heritage that accepts all people, regardless of race, ethnicity, creed, class, or citizenship. Our students come from all over the world and from a majority of states within the U.S.
William Penn University is home to Caucasian, African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Hawaiian/Pacific Islander students. During the 2015–16 academic year, our student body is comprised of students from Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Ecuador, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Myanmar, Nepal, Norway, Rwanda, Scotland, Serbia, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, and Zambia, as well as 42 states and Puerto Rico.
2015-16 Academic Year:
Number of countries: 24
Number of states: 42 plus Puerto Rico
Students at William Penn pursue over 60 major areas of study in both face-to-face and online/distance environments. Students study toward AA, BA, BS, BSN, and MBL degrees as well as Iowa Teacher Certification and a variety of Educational Endorsements. The majority of students attend our main campus in Oskaloosa, IA. Online and Evening courses are coordinated out of our Des Moines area campus located in Johnston, IA. Distance Education courses serve teachers and education students who seek additional competencies and credentialing through Educational Endorsements.