Iowa State University

Tuition & Fees $22,472 ($8,636)
Acceptance Rates 87 %
Student Population 36,158
Graduation Rates 74 %
Retention Rate 88 %

Iowa State University Academic Overview

Iowa State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Ames, IA. It has a total enrollment of 36,158 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 87 % last year.

2018 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2017-2018, Iowa State University tuition and fees are $8,636 for Iowa residents and $22,472 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $10,078 for in-state students and $23,790 for out-of-state students.

Iowa State University 2018 Tuition & Fees
[chart] Iowa State University 2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Iowa State University

[chart] Iowa State University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Iowa State University is 87 %.
Graduation Rate for Iowa State University is 74 %
Transfer-out Rate for Iowa State University is 18 %
Retention Rate for Iowa State University is 88 %
Student Population for Iowa State University is 36,158
Student to Faculty Rate for Iowa State University is 19 %

Offered Degrees At Iowa State University

Iowa State University offers 329 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Iowa State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree1001
Post Bachelor's Degree61
Master's Degree1001
Post Master's Degree327
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship772
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Iowa State University to its attendants.

Student Services at Iowa State University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Iowa State University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Iowa State University.

Special Learning Opportunities at Iowa State University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Iowa State University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Iowa State University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity12,901
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.