Iowa contains 48 schools that offer liberal arts and humanities programs. Luther College, the highest-ranking liberal arts and humanities school in IA, has a total student population of 2,519 and is the 164th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 48 liberal arts and humanities schools in Iowa, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr), with Southeastern Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,121/yr.
Liberal Arts and Humanities students from Iowa schools who go on to become liberal arts and humanities graduate professionals, designers, artists, reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 56,880 people working as education teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,160. Also, Mathematicians make on average $93,920 per year and there are about 2,770 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the liberal arts and humanities schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from liberal arts and humanities, 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.
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