Iowa State University

Iowa State University is located in Iowa, Des Moines.

It is ranked as #106 in Best National University.

Kiplinger ranking is 59.

It is a public University.

Iowa State University offers following types of degrees and certificate programs:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree in research
  • Doctor's degree for professional practice

Acceptance rate at Iowa State University for undergraduate program was 90.6%.

Last year, 18855 students applied for undergraduate program and 17082 got accepted.

Acceptance rate of 90.6% makes it relatively easy to get admission.

5371 enrolled in graduate programs, which includes on campus and online Master's programs.

1051 are reported as enrolled exclusively in distance education and 216 are enrolled in at least one distance education course, but not all distance education.

Iowa State University had 32440 students enrolled in undergraduate programs.

720 students were enrolled in top 6 Masters degree programs.

Iowa State University offers 132 graduate programs specialization.

Iowa State University does not have an open admission policy. It’s admission process is relatively easy.

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Iowa State University has been ranked 106.

Kiplinger College Outstate rankings rank Iowa State University at 59

and Kiplinger College instate rankings Iowa State University at 70


Acceptance Rate: 90.6%


Tuition for Graduate Programs: $23,564

Under Graduate Program Tuition: $22,144

Financial Aid

Average Amount of Financial Aid Awarded: $7,538

Average Amount of Institutional Aid Awarded: $7,005

Iowa State University most popular Master's Degree programs with respect to student count are

Veterinary Medicine : 144
Dietetics and Dietitian : 132
Business Administration and Management -MBA : 65
Engineering Mechanics : 60
Civil Engineering : 59

Iowa State University most popular under graduate programs with respect to student count are

Mechanical Engineering : 431
Kinesiology and Exercise Science : 267
Finance : 241
Animal Sciences : 229
Marketing Management : 225