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Higher Learning Commission

Regionally Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission


Regionally Accredited

Regionally Accredited

Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Waldorf provides students with a well-rounded understanding of their chosen field through industry best practices and emerging trends.

Tuition Rates are Affordable

Affordable Tuition

Waldorf has one of the most affordable tuition rates in Iowa – and across the nation.

Online courses work around your schedule

Flexible Online Courses

Waldorf’s flexible online courses allow you to schedule classes around your busy schedule. Whether you’re working, playing or spending time with friends and family, Waldorf understands that time spent outside of the classroom is just as important as time spent in it.

Waldorf has been around for over 100 years

Rich History

Waldorf has a rich history within the state of Iowa. For more than 100 years, we have provided continuous academic excellence and civic outreach in and around the vibrant Forest City community, upholding a credo that will continue well into the next generation of learning.

You'll get the support you need

Supportive Faculty and Staff

Our tight-knit team of professors, coaches and administration work together to put you first. We believe that every student deserves a dedicated support system in the classroom – and everywhere else.

Waldorf rests upong a strong foundation of tradition


Waldorf’s core strengths are its history and strong values. Our original founders valued service to community—and that hasn’t changed. Most importantly, we understand this experience as a gift from God that comes with a responsibility to serve the world.

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