Colleges in Iowa: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 100 colleges in Iowa. This is 1% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Iowa with most colleges are Des Moines, Iowa City, Ames, Dubuque and Grinnell. You may find a list of all categories of Iowa colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Iowa of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in Iowa
Visit the top colleges in Iowa. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- The University of Iowa, Iowa City
- Iowa State University, Ames
- Drake University, Des Moines
- Clarke University, Dubuque
- Grinnell College, Grinnell
- Cornell College, Mount Vernon
- Luther College, Decorah
- Central College, Pella
- Coe College, Cedar Rapids
- Simpson College, Indianola
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Iowa based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Iowa.
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Find in Iowa
Colleges of Iowa are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Iowa colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (17)
- Private Colleges (39)
- Community Colleges (17)
- Universities (26)
- Training Schools (11)