About Simpson College
Simpson College is a four-year, coeducational, private liberal arts college located in Indianola, IOWA. It was built in 1860 and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Normally, the college operates on an academic track with one three-week term and two four-month semesters in May. This allows for focused study on or off campus. Recently, it has around 1,817 undergraduate students with an additional 49 graduate students. According to U.S. News and World Report, it was ranked as one of the top 10 comprehensive colleges in the Midwest. Moreover, the current president of the college is John W. Byrd.