Pella, Iowa 50219
Central: It's what you do, who you meet and who you are on campus. The college nurtures relationships and inspires activity.
Favorite class:Sociology because she loves learning why people behave the way they do.
Fun Fact: Megan has a twin sister.
Why Central?: “I love that Central is small school and will prepare me well for my future—everyone at Central supports me in all my endeavors.”
73 academic programs to choose from
More than 100 opportunities to get involved on campus
More than 99 percent of Central students receive financial aid
93 percent are employed, enrolled in graduate school or doing sustained service within a year
Central supports programs around the world, enabling students to pursue study and internships while experiencing another culture. Students become global citizens, building a worldwide network of connections.
Central's B.S. degree in engineering is designed to be completed in four years (eight semesters) and leads directly to jobs in the field and graduate school.
Three-quarters of Central students complete at least one internship, gaining real-world experience in Iowa, Chicago, Washington, D.C. and around the globe.
Title: Director of Community-Based Learning
Passion: Connecting Central students and Iowa nonprofits
Recognition: Governor’s Service Award
Fun fact: Her first office was in a closet
Accomplishments: More than 40 courses now include service-learning
You can find her: Traveling around the state meeting with community partners
Founded in 1853 in the heart of Iowa, Central has always been a college with a host of academic and personal possibilities.