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Largest Iowa Colleges with Most Graduate Enrollment

University of Iowa has the most graduate students of 7,758 for academic year 2019-2020 in Iowa. Iowa State University is ranked second with 5,078 students and Drake University follows them with 1,930 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
7,7584,0813,677
2Iowa State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAmes, IA
5,0782,4432,635
3Drake University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
1,9301,304626
4University of Northern Iowa
Public, 4 or more yearsCedar Falls, IA
1,5241,131393
5Maharishi University of Management
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, IA
1,4043901,014
6Morningside College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux City, IA
1,3221,096226
7Saint Ambrose University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDavenport, IA
708509199
8Graceland University-Lamoni
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLamoni, IA
701594107
9Upper Iowa University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFayette, IA
599384215
10University of Dubuque
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
402233169
11Mount Mercy University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCedar Rapids, IA
365246119
12Northwestern College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrange City, IA
35128269
13Buena Vista University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStorm Lake, IA
33728453
14Briar Cliff University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux City, IA
25717879
15Clarke University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
21917643
16Dordt University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSioux Center, IA
1627785
17Grand View University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
895336
18Loras College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDubuque, IA
835429
19William Penn University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOskaloosa, IA
633033
20Simpson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIndianola, IA
482820