Indiana Wesleyan University is a Christian university with locations in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio. Since 1985, Indiana Wesleyan University has been serving the specific adult education needs of adult students in both undergraduate and graduate programs. 

IWU is an evangelical Christian college that also offers adult education and degree completion programs. You can earn an associate, bachelor's or graduate degree in the following areas of study:

  • Business
  • Criminal Justice
  • Communication
  • Education
  • General Studies
  • Health Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Religious and Theological Studies
  • Social Work

If you're searching for a Master's in Education, a nursing school in Merrillville, Indiana, or want to seek a different undergraduate or graduate program, you will be able to experience IWU's Christ-centered community that is rooted in academic, spiritual and social excellence.

We also understand that many of our degree completion students have full-time jobs, families and other responsibilities they must attend to. IWU uses today's computer technology so that students can choose to enroll in our online programs if that is what best suits their needs.

IWU's Merrillville Education and Conference Center is centrally located near the intersection of I-65 and Hwy 30. We are just 40 miles south of Chicago and 11 miles from the Illinois-Indiana border. Surrounding cities within close proximity to our Merrillville campus include Crown Point, Schererville, Michigan City, Hammond, Munster, Hobart, Valparaiso, Homewood and Orland Park.

If you've been searching for colleges near Merrillville, Indiana, in Lake County, contact our admissions representative at our Merrillville campus location at 219-769-5100 today.

Is God leading you to further your education? We can help you make it happen.

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8415 Georgia Street
Merrillville, IN 46410

Admissions Office


Last updated: 12/02/2016