Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Iowa
This page lists colleges with the lower Student to Faculty Ratio (a faculty teaches/cares less students which means probably more attention/support on each student) in Iowa. Grinnell College has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 8 to 1 where 231 faculty or instructional staffs teach 1,493 undergraduate students in Iowa.
We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. We aslo exclude schools which total student population is less than 1,000.
The next table shows the schools that have low Student to Faculty Ratio with total number of students and faculties. Note that the actual ratio is computed based on number of undergraduate students and instructional staffs who teach undergraduate programs. It may differ from the number of faculties shown in below table. You may want to check colleges having the Highest Student to Faculty Ratio in Iowa.
|Name||Student to Faculty Ratio||# of Students||# of Full-time Faculty||# of Part-time Faculty|
|1||Grinnell College||8 to 1||1,493||202||29|
|2||Buena Vista University||10 to 1||1,863||61||222|
|3||Drake University||10 to 1||4,774||300||160|
|4||Central College||11 to 1||1,120||99||21|
|5||Luther College||11 to 1||1,802||153||47|
|6||Northwestern College||11 to 1||1,496||78||97|
|7||Simpson College||11 to 1||1,267||80||65|
|8||Upper Iowa University||11 to 1||3,610||61||351|
|9||Coe College||12 to 1||1,394||128||39|
|10||Grand View University||12 to 1||1,874||89||123|