Iowa contains two schools that offer real estate programs. Grand View University, the highest-ranking real estate school in IA, has a total student population of 2,039 and is the 606th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 real estate schools in Iowa, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Grand View University comes out as the most expensive ($16,682/yr), with University of Northern Iowa as the lowest recorded at only $13,286/yr.
Real Estate students from Iowa schools who go on to become real estate agents, real estate brokers, real estate managers, real estate analysts, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 151,550 people working as real estate sales agents alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,100. Also, Appraisers and assessors of real estate make on average $53,520 per year and there are about 64,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Iowa alone, there are 830 employed appraisers and assessors of real estate earning an average yearly salary of $51,290. Real estate sales agents in this state earn $40,700/yr and there are 570 employed.
Also, within the real estate schools in Iowa, the average student population is 3,609 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from real estate, 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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