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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. Buena Vista University has the lowest students to faculty ratio of 8 to 1 where 415 faculty or instructional staffs teach 1,846 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.
Colleges with Low Student to Faculty Ratio in Iowa
NameStudent to Faculty Ratio# of Students# of Full-time Faculty# of Part-time Faculty
1Buena Vista University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsStorm Lake, IA
8 to 11,84681334
2Grinnell College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrinnell, IA
9 to 11,71620138
3Drake University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
10 to 14,869309163
4Northwestern College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOrange City, IA
10 to 11,2998278
5Central College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPella, IA
11 to 11,11710124
6Coe College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsCedar Rapids, IA
11 to 11,42211965
7Luther College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDecorah, IA
11 to 12,00515857
8Saint Ambrose University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDavenport, IA
11 to 13,045200126
9Simpson College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsIndianola, IA
11 to 11,4449398
10Wartburg College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaverly, IA
11 to 11,4989365