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Drake University

Drake University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Des Moines, IA. The 2019 average net price at Drake University is $29,511. Acceptance rate is 67.66%. The school has a total enrollment of 4,869.


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Location: Des Moines, IA
Student Body: 4,869
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.drake.edu
Acceptance Rate: 67.66%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 67.66%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $41,250
Grad Tuition: $10,260
Room and Board: $10,528
Books and Supplies: $1,100
Other Fees: $146
Average Net Price: $29,511
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 750
  • Men / Women Ratio: 295 / 455
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 580 - 680
  • Median SAT Math Range: 560 - 680
  • Median ACT Range: 24 - 30
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 10
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 30%
  • Education: 20%
  • Communication: 9%
  • Social Sciences: 5%
  • Biological, Biomedical Science: 5%

Academic Programs

Drake University offers 84 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsDrake University offers 61 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
  • Occupational Therapy, Therapist Degree
  • Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other Degree
History
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsDrake University offers 17 Master's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Education
  • Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching Degree
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Curriculum and Instruction Degree
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Specific Learning Disabilities Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
  • Science Teacher Education, General Science Teacher Education Degree
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other Degree
Legal Studies
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Doctorate Degree ProgramsDrake University offers 4 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
Health Professions
Legal Studies
Certificate ProgramsDrake University offers 1 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 79%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 74%
  • 1st Year Retention: 87%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $61,200
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 4,869
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 81%
  • Black Students: 4%
  • Hispanic Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 4%
  • Asian Students: 3%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%