Iowa has 89 higher education schools within its borders. Luther College, the highest-ranked school in IA, has a total student population of 2,519 and is the 164th highest ranked school in the USA. Of the 89 schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. There are 3687 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,622 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,082, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
Of the 89 schools in Iowa, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Palmer College of Chiropractic comes out as the most expensive ($31,132/yr), with Iowa Health-Des Moines School of Radiologic Technology as the lowest recorded at only $1,979/yr.Iowa Interesting Facts