University of Dubuque

Acceptance Rate 76.43 %
Tuition & Fees $36,010
Student Population 2,180
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $24,252
Graduation Rate 40 %

Academic Overview

University of Dubuque is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Dubuque, Iowa. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $36,010 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,180 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76.43% and the graduation rate is 40% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Dubuque varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $42,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Dubuque's tuition & fees is $36,010. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees is $7,940.
2022 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Dubuque. The acceptance rate of Dubuque is 76.43% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23.01%. The average graduation rate is 40% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,252 and 88% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,180 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Dubuque is 76.43 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Dubuque is 40 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Dubuque is 66 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Dubuque is 2,180
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Dubuque is 15 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,252 at University of Dubuque.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address2000 University Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001
Online Applicationhttps://www.dbq.edu/Admission/ApplyOnline/
Financial Aidhttps://www.dbq.edu/Admission/FinancialAid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.dbq.edu/admission/financialaid/netpricecalculator/NP-Calc.html
Veterans Tuitionwww.dbq.edu/Veterans/VeteransBenefits/
Disability Servicewww.dbq.edu/academics/academicsupportsuccess/disabilityservices/

Offered Degrees

Dubuque offers 50 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree430
Master's Degree51
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Dubuque offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:950)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,000)

Veterans Benefits

University of Dubuque has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges