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About Mount Ida

Preparation for the world

Curiosity is fostered, exploration is encouraged, and the lessons learned both inside the classroom and out last a lifetime.

Our Mission & History

Giving students opportunities to invest in their future.

A lot has changed in the 118 years since Mount Ida opened its doors. One thing that hasn’t is our commitment to students: getting them ready for graduation and life beyond.

1899

Mount Ida founded

Trustees & Leadership

Headed by President Barry Brown, our administration and board of trustees are experienced leaders dedicated to realizing the goals that will shape the college's next decade.

Community & Civic Engagement

By working with local nonprofits, area schools and community planning organizations, our students and faculty aren't just engaged citizens. They're helping to solve real societal issues.

43

Majors across 4 schools

1555

Students

13:1

Student : TeacherRatio

16

NCAA Division III teams