|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||6,818 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Iowa is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 28,494 applications and 23,967 students were granted admission. University of Iowa is at the #82 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 92% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 8% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1020 to 1320|
|ACT||23 to 28|
University of Iowa charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $27,366 and in-state students paid $7,128.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of University of Iowa's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 23% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,812 (which is 14% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Iowa in 2016-2017, was 2,217, which is 46% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,507 (which is 3.9% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Iowa has enrolled a total of 32,011 students (25,624 students full-time and 6,387 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 32,011 students, 1,265 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 24,476 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 7,535 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 2,898 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 11%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Black/African American: 3%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Iowa.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||35%||2,777||328|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||18%||1,457||332|
|Legal Professions And Studies||4%||317|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||227|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||153|
|English Language And Literature/letters||2%||149|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||134|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Iowa full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Iowa graduates 6 years after enrollment is $40,300. Last year, out of the total 6,075 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 5,832 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 6,582 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 6,121 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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