Wartburg is one of eight theological seminaries of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Wartburg's home is located on the beautiful 30 acre campus atop one of the limestone ridges of southwest Dubuque, Iowa Today Wartburg is a bustling center of theological education that reaches across the continents. Each year about 200 women and men from all over the world join the faculty, supported by administrative and maintenance staff, all working together to achieve the very best preparation for the pastoral vocation. Wartburg Seminary trains people to become pastors and lay professional leaders in the church. Where learning leads to mission.