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Inexpensive Colleges to Attend in Iowa

We select the most inexpensive colleges/universities in Iowa. Those schools have the most lowest tuition & fees besides room, board, and other living expenses. Maharishi University of Management requires the most inexpensive tuition & fees as of $16,530 in Iowa. Central College ($18,600) and University of Northern Iowa ($21,222) have the Inexpensive tuition & fees followed by Maharishi University of Management. 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 highest tuition & fees in Iowa.
Inexpensive Colleges to Attend in Iowa (2019-2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
1Maharishi University of Management
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, IA
$16,53081%1,589
2Central College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPella, IA
$18,60065%1,117
3University of Northern Iowa
Public, 4 or more yearsCedar Falls, IA
$21,222
(in-state: $8,938)
79%11,187
4Iowa State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAmes, IA
$24,504
(in-state: $9,316)
92%34,992
5Iowa Wesleyan University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMount Pleasant, IA
$25,28058%616
6William Penn University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsOskaloosa, IA
$26,60058%1,279
7Grand View University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDes Moines, IA
$29,79296%1,886
8Graceland University-Lamoni
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLamoni, IA
$31,32058%1,993
9University of Iowa
Public, 4 or more yearsIowa City, IA
$31,569
(in-state: $9,606)
83%31,656
10Saint Ambrose University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDavenport, IA
$32,75877%3,045