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Next table compares the basic academic information between Colleges in Iowa. By school type, there are 24 public and 67 private schools in Colleges in Iowa. By school level, there are 46 four years (or high) schools , 43 2-4 years schools and 2 less than 2 years schools.
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Academic Comparison - Colleges In Iowa
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Allen College
Waterloo, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Briar Cliff University
Sioux City, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Buena Vista University
Storm Lake, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Capri College-Dubuque
Dubuque, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Capri College-Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Central College
Pella, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Clarke University
Dubuque, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Cornell College
Mount Vernon, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Iowa School of Beauty-Marshalltown
Marshalltown, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Des Moines Area Community College
Ankeny, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Divine Word College
Epworth, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor
Dordt College
Sioux Center, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master
Drake University
Des Moines, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
University of Dubuque
Dubuque, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Ellsworth Community College
Iowa Falls, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Emmaus Bible College
Dubuque, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
Eastern Iowa Community College District
Davenport, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary
Ankeny, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
Faust Institute of Cosmetology-Storm Lake
Storm Lake, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Graceland University-Lamoni
Lamoni, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Grand View University
Des Moines, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Grinnell College
Grinnell, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Purdue University Global-Mason CityMason City, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Purdue University Global-Cedar RapidsCedar Rapids, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Hamilton Technical College
Davenport, IAPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
Hawkeye Community College
Waterloo, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
American Hair Academy
Mt. Pleasant, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Indian Hills Community College
Ottumwa, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Iowa Central Community College
Fort Dodge, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Iowa Lakes Community College
Estherville, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
UnityPoint Health-Des Moines School of Radiologic Technology
Des Moines, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
American College of Hairstyling-Des Moines
Des Moines, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Iowa School of Beauty-Des Moines
Des Moines, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Iowa State University
Ames, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Iowa Wesleyan University
Mount Pleasant, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Iowa Western Community College
Council Bluffs, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Kirkwood Community College
Cedar Rapids, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
La James International College-Cedar Falls
Cedar Falls, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
La James International College-Johnston
Johnston, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
La James College of Hairstyling and Cosmetology
Mason City, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
La James International College-Ft Dodge
Fort Dodge, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Loras College
Dubuque, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Luther College
Decorah, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeBachelor
Maharishi University of Management
Fairfield, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Marshalltown Community College
Marshalltown, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Mercy College of Health Sciences
Des Moines, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
Morningside College
Sioux City, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Mount Mercy University
Cedar Rapids, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate
Northwestern CollegeOrange City, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Northeast Iowa Community College
Calmar, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Northwest Iowa Community College
Sheldon, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center
Des Moines, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeMaster, Doctorate
Iowa School of Beauty-Ottumwa
Ottumwa, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Palmer College of Chiropractic
Davenport, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
PCI Academy-Ames
Ames, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Saint Ambrose University
Davenport, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
St Luke's College
Sioux City, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor
La James International College-Davenport
Davenport, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
La James International College-Iowa City
Iowa City, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Simpson College
Indianola, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Southeastern Community College
West Burlington, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Southwestern Community College
Creston, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Capri College-Davenport
Davenport, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Iowa School of Beauty-Sioux City
Sioux City, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
E Q School of Hair Design
Council Bluffs, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Upper Iowa University
Fayette, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Graduate
Waldorf University
Forest City, IAPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master
Wartburg College
Waverly, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
Wartburg Theological Seminary
Dubuque, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeMaster
The Salon Professional Academy-Cedar Falls
Cedar Falls, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Sioux City, IAPublic, 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
William Penn UniversityOskaloosa, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master
Purdue University Global-DavenportDavenport, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Purdue University Global-Cedar FallsCedar Falls, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Mercy-St Luke's School of Radiologic Technology
Cedar Rapids, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Purdue University Global-Des MoinesUrbandale, IAPublic, 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Vatterott College-Des MoinesDes Moines, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsAssociate's Degree-
Ross College-Quad CitiesBettendorf, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsAssociate's DegreeCertificate, Associate
Faust Institute of Cosmetology-Spirit Lake
Spirit Lake, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Total Look School of Cosmetology & Massage Therapy
Cresco, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree granting-
University of Phoenix-IowaDes Moines, IAPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsMaster's Degree-
Carlson College of Massage TherapyAnamosa, IAPrivate (for-profit), Less than 2 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
ITT Technical Institute-CliveClive, IAPrivate (for-profit), 4 or more yearsBachelor's Degree-
The Salon Professional Academy-Iowa CityIowa City, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Aveda Institute-Des MoinesWest Des Moines, IAPrivate (for-profit), 2-4 yearsNon-degree grantingCertificate
Shiloh UniversityKalona, IAPrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Little Priest Tribal College - Ho Chunk CentreSioux City, IAPrivate, Less than 2 yearsUn-Known-
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Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of Colleges in Iowa is $18,819 for State residents and $20,132 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 68.18% and graduation rate is 58.54%. Next table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
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Key Facts Comparison Between Colleges In Iowa
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Allen College
$19,052 - 100% 9:16,106
Briar Cliff University
$32,202 - 40% 11:16,106
Buena Vista University
$35,194 57% 60% 8:16,106
Capri College-Dubuque
$17,780 - 70% 8:16,106
Capri College-Cedar Rapids
$17,780 - 75% 13:16,106
Central College
$38,600 65% 67% 11:16,106
Clarke University
$34,670 94% 63% 8:16,106
Coe College
$45,580 63% 66% 11:16,106
Cornell College
$43,976 62% 69% 12:16,106
Iowa School of Beauty-Marshalltown
$17,640 - - 2:16,106
Des Moines Area Community College
$4,800 / $9,600 - 31% 19:16,106
Divine Word College
$13,440 63% 100% 4:16,106
Dordt College
$31,770 75% 75% 14:16,106
Drake University
$42,840 68% 81% 10:16,106
University of Dubuque
$35,570 73% 43% 13:16,106
Ellsworth Community College
$4,896 / $5,832 - 29% 19:16,106
Emmaus Bible College
$18,950 94% 67% 8:16,106
Eastern Iowa Community College District
$5,376 / $7,520 - 37% 19:16,106
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary
$17,298 63% 43% 14:16,106
Faust Institute of Cosmetology-Storm Lake
$13,450 - 73% 7:16,106
Graceland University-Lamoni
$30,420 58% 46% 14:16,106
Grand View University
$28,678 96% 55% 12:16,106
Grinnell College
$54,354 23% 89% 9:16,106
Purdue University Global-Mason City $15,352 / $14,343 - - 20:16,106
Purdue University Global-Cedar Rapids $15,352 / $14,343 - - 20:16,106
Hamilton Technical College
$14,250 - 77% 10:16,106
Hawkeye Community College
$5,624 / $6,334 - 29% 18:16,106
American Hair Academy
$17,590 - 65% 8:16,106
Indian Hills Community College
$4,320 / $5,760 - 38% 14:16,106
Iowa Central Community College
$5,700 / $8,200 - 33% 17:16,106
Iowa Lakes Community College
$6,588 / $6,940 - 52% 15:16,106
UnityPoint Health-Des Moines School of Radiologic Technology
$4,000 - - 8:16,106
American College of Hairstyling-Des Moines
$21,977 - 77% 8:16,106
Iowa School of Beauty-Des Moines
$17,640 - 75% 5:16,106
Iowa State University
$9,320 / $24,508 92% 74% 19:16,106
Iowa Wesleyan University
$31,530 58% 31% 10:16,106
Iowa Western Community College
$6,240 / $6,400 - 30% 18:16,106
University of Iowa
$9,606 / $31,569 83% 72% 16:16,106
Kirkwood Community College
$5,380 / $6,970 - 32% 19:16,106
La James International College-Cedar Falls
$19,283 - 39% 4:16,106
La James International College-Johnston
$19,270 - 49% 12:16,106
La James College of Hairstyling and Cosmetology
$17,650 - 73% 7:16,106
La James International College-Ft Dodge
$19,283 - 50% 8:16,106
Loras College
$35,218 75% 67% 13:16,106
Luther College
$44,070 62% 75% 11:16,106
Maharishi University of Management
$16,530 81% 67% 10:16,106
Marshalltown Community College
$4,896 / $5,232 - 32% 19:16,106
Mercy College of Health Sciences
$18,150 98% 33% 8:16,106
Morningside College
$32,720 63% 62% 13:16,106
Mount Mercy University
$33,862 66% 64% 15:16,106
North Iowa Area Community College
$5,603 / $7,999 - 47% 22:16,106
University of Northern Iowa
$8,938 / $21,222 79% 67% 18:16,106
Northwestern College $32,300 70% 68% 10:16,106
Northeast Iowa Community College
$5,940 / $6,660 - 45% 13:16,106
Northwest Iowa Community College
$6,240 / $6,540 - 69% 12:16,106
Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center
- - - -6,106
Iowa School of Beauty-Ottumwa
$17,640 - 83% 5:16,106
Palmer College of Chiropractic
$10,500 - - 1:16,106
PCI Academy-Ames
$23,624 - 59% 15:16,106
Saint Ambrose University
$31,812 77% 64% 11:16,106
St Luke's College
$20,440 29% 100% 6:16,106
La James International College-Davenport
$19,283 - 49% 12:16,106
La James International College-Iowa City
$19,270 - 52% 8:16,106
Simpson College
$40,666 80% 72% 11:16,106
Southeastern Community College
$5,670 / $5,820 - 31% 16:16,106
Southwestern Community College
$5,700 / $5,910 - 49% 15:16,106
Capri College-Davenport
$17,780 - 78% 11:16,106
Iowa School of Beauty-Sioux City
$17,640 - 64% 6:16,106
E Q School of Hair Design
$18,995 - 49% 12:16,106
Upper Iowa University
$31,685 51% 48% 13:16,106
Waldorf University
$22,352 66% 30% 23:16,106
Wartburg College
$43,930 75% 62% 11:16,106
Wartburg Theological Seminary
- - - -6,106
The Salon Professional Academy-Cedar Falls
$16,900 - 68% 17:16,106
Western Iowa Tech Community College
$4,368 / $4,392 - 40% 16:16,106
William Penn University $26,100 58% 34% 16:16,106
Purdue University Global-Davenport $14,263 / $14,343 - - 20:16,106
Purdue University Global-Cedar Falls $15,352 / $14,343 - - 20:16,106
Mercy-St Luke's School of Radiologic Technology
$3,880 - - 12:16,106
Purdue University Global-Des Moines $15,352 / $14,343 - - 20:16,106
Vatterott College-Des Moines $11,982 - - 7:16,106
Ross College-Quad Cities $15,990 - 46% 11:16,106
Faust Institute of Cosmetology-Spirit Lake
$13,450 - 57% 3:16,106
Total Look School of Cosmetology & Massage Therapy
- - 50% 3:16,106
University of Phoenix-Iowa $12,540 - - 4:16,106
Carlson College of Massage Therapy $9,500 - 100% 9:16,106
ITT Technical Institute-Clive - - - 9:16,106
The Salon Professional Academy-Iowa City $19,361 - - 6:16,106
Aveda Institute-Des Moines $21,100 - 76% 15:16,106
Shiloh University $5,250 33% - 2:16,106
Little Priest Tribal College - Ho Chunk Centre - - - -6,106
Average$18,819 / $20,13268.18%58.54%11.83:16,106
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