Iowa Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $19,105 ($6,371)
Average Acceptance Rates 70.86 %
Total Student Population 276,801
Average Graduation Rates 54.88 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 13.01 to 1

Iowa Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 93 colleges universities in Iowa State - 19 public and 74 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Iowa Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)37
Private (for-profit)37
4 Year or High48
2-4 Year44
Less than 2 year1

Average Academic Statistics for Iowa State Colleges

[chart] Iowa Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Iowa colleges is 70.864864864865 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Iowa colleges is 54.882352941176 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Iowa colleges is 18.733333333333 %
Average Retention Rate for Iowa colleges is 69.445945945946 %
Total Student Population for Iowa colleges is 276,801
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Iowa colleges is 13.011363636364 %

Iowa Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Iowa
Remedial services55 out of 93 Schools
Academic/career counseling service86 out of 93 Schools
Employment services for students67 out of 93 Schools
Placement services for completers71 out of 93 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children12 out of 93 Schools
Library facilities at institution86 out of 93 Schools

Offered Degrees At Iowa Colleges

Iowa colleges and universities are offering 3,950 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Iowa State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate29341
One but less than two years certificate38930
Associate's Degree707119
Two but less than four years certificate288
Bachelor's Degree1,589153
Post Bachelor's Degree8140
Master's Degree558176
Post Master's Degree9321
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship1815
Doctor's degree - professional practice228
Doctor's degree - other91

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Iowa Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Iowa colleges is $6,371 for Iowa residents and $19,105 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $9,903 for in-state students and $11,233 for out-of-state students.

Iowa 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Iowa State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Iowa State

Next table shows the number of Iowa schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Iowa State
Online Completely1 out of 93 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes49 out of 93 Schools
Graduate Online Classes25 out of 93 Schools
ROTC12 out of 93 Schools
ROTC Army12 out of 93 Schools
ROTC Navy1 out of 93 Schools
ROTC Air Force6 out of 93 Schools
Weekend/Evening College33 out of 93 Schools
Teacher certificate31 out of 93 Schools
Study Abroad38 out of 93 Schools
Campus Housing49 out of 93 Schools
***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 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.