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Largest Iowa Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment

University of Iowa has the most graduate students of 7,667 for academic year 2018-2019 in Iowa. Iowa State University is ranked second with 5,371 students and Drake University follows them with 1,854 students. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have most graduate students by gender.
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Largest Iowa Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment
NameTotal # of Graduate StudentsFemaleMale
1University of Iowa
Public, 4 or more yearsIowa City, IA
7,6673,9913,676
2Iowa State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAmes, IA
5,3712,5372,834
3Drake University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
1,8541,260594
4University of Northern Iowa
Public, 4 or more yearsCedar Falls, IA
1,6511,162489
5Morningside College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux City, IA
1,4161,196220
6Maharishi University of Management
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, IA
1,265307958
7Graceland University-Lamoni
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLamoni, IA
812705107
8Saint Ambrose University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDavenport, IA
736519217
9Upper Iowa University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFayette, IA
651434217
10University of Dubuque
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
416234182
11Mount Mercy University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCedar Rapids, IA
334214120
12Northwestern College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrange City, IA
27523639
13Clarke University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
26019862
14Briar Cliff University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux City, IA
25317182
15Buena Vista University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStorm Lake, IA
22719829
16Dordt University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux Center, IA
1407466
17Grand View University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
1258441
18Loras College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
774532
19William Penn University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOskaloosa, IA
653134
20Simpson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIndianola, IA
482919