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University of Iowa

University of Iowa is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Iowa City, IA. The 2019 average net price at University of Iowa is $15,817. Acceptance rate is 82.67%. The school has a total enrollment of 31,656.
Mission StatementIn pursuing its mission of teaching, research, and service, the University seeks to advance...
In pursuing its mission of teaching, research, and service, the University seeks to advance scholarly and creative endeavor through leading-edge research and artistic production; to use this research and creativity to enhance undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, health care, and other services provided to the people of Iowa, the nation, and the world; and to educate students for success and personal fulfillment in a diverse world.


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Top Ranked
Location: Iowa City, IA
Student Body: 31,656
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.uiowa.edu
Acceptance Rate: 82.67%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 82.67%
  • Application Deadline: April 1, 2020
  • International Students: 4%
  • Application Fee: $40
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $7,770
Out of State/International Tuition: $29,736
In State Grad Tuition: $9,785
Out of State Grad Tuition: $28,726
Room and Board: $11,172
Books and Supplies: $950
Other Fees: $1,497
Net Price In-District/State: $15,817
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 4,806
  • Men / Women Ratio: 2,052 / 2,754
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 560 - 660
  • Median SAT Math Range: 560 - 670
  • Median ACT Range: 23 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 71
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: 4%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 185
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 26%
  • Parks, Leisure Studues: 9%
  • Health Professions: 8%
  • Engineering: 7%
  • Social Sciences: 6%

Academic Programs

University of Iowa offers 453 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.
Explore All Programs
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Iowa offers 88 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Iowa offers 132 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of Iowa offers 111 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Legal Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Certificate ProgramsUniversity of Iowa offers 86 Certificate Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
  • Learning Sciences Degree
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
  • Teaching English As A Second Or Foreign Language, Esl Language Instructor Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Urban Education and Leadership Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other Degree
Library Science
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Theology
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 74%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 73%
  • 1st Year Retention: 86%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $56,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 31,656
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 69%
  • Non-resident, alien: 10%
  • Hispanic Students: 7%
  • Asian Students: 5%
  • Black Students: 3%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%