Graduate Programs at Iowa Best Colleges

Check out the graduate programs at the best colleges in Iowa.

Graduate Programs Comparison at 10 Iowa Best Colleges

Next table lists the 10 best Graduate Programs at Iowa Best Colleges out of 17 Graduate Programs at Iowa Best Colleges. The average graduate tuition & fees of the schools is $15,713 for academic year 2020-2021. The average graduate student population is 2,092 and the schools offer 79 major programs (programs for master and doctorate) in average.
Graduate Programs at Iowa Best Colleges Comparison
Rank*NameGraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate StudentsNumber of Graduate ProgramsNumber of Online Graduate ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
2 Drake UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsDes Moines, IA $11,818 1,854 19 programs 1 programs 10 to 1
3 Iowa State UniversityPublic, 4 yearsAmes, IA $25,952
($10,990 Residents)
5,371 237 programs 26 programs 19 to 1
5 University of IowaPublic, 4 yearsIowa City, IA $30,613
($11,666 Residents)
7,667 334 programs 28 programs 16 to 1
6 Simpson CollegePrivate, 4 yearsIndianola, IA $8,633 48 5 programs 1 programs 11 to 1
7 University of Northern IowaPublic, 4 yearsCedar Falls, IA $22,648
($10,432 Residents)
1,651 67 programs 17 programs 18 to 1
10 Wartburg CollegePrivate, 4 yearsWaverly, IA $21,900 - - - 11 to 1
11 Buena Vista UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsStorm Lake, IA $9,594 227 9 programs 7 programs 8 to 1
13 Mount Mercy UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsCedar Rapids, IA $10,366 334 15 programs 2 programs 15 to 1
14 Clarke UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsDubuque, IA $10,564 260 11 programs 3 programs 8 to 1
15 Morningside CollegePrivate, 4 yearsSioux City, IA $5,040 1,416 10 programs 9 programs 13 to 1
Average$9,309 Residents
$15,713 Out-of-State
2,092 79 programs10 programs 12.90 to 1
*The rank in Iowa Ranking. Schools for discontinuous number do not have graduate programs.
**Ranking data provided by CollegeEvaluator.
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