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Expensive Colleges to Attend in Iowa

We select the most expensive colleges/universities in Iowa. Those schools have the most highest tuition & fees besides room, board, and other living expenses. Grinnell College requires the most expensive tuition & fees of $56,680 in Iowa. Coe College ($47,220) and Cornell College ($45,914) have the expensive tuition & fees followed by Grinnell College. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest tuition & fees in Iowa.
Expensive Colleges to Attend in Iowa (2019-2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
1Grinnell College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrinnell, IA
$56,68023%1,716
2Coe College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCedar Rapids, IA
$47,22063%1,422
3Cornell College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMount Vernon, IA
$45,91462%1,028
4Wartburg College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaverly, IA
$45,68075%1,498
5Luther College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDecorah, IA
$45,61062%2,005
6Drake University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
$44,37668%4,869
7Simpson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIndianola, IA
$42,24680%1,444
8University of Dubuque
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
$36,61073%2,385
9Buena Vista University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStorm Lake, IA
$36,42657%1,846
10Clarke University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
$35,75094%1,004