Academic Profile for 2023

Four Year Graduation Rate
51%

Six Year Graduation Rate
76%

Eight Year Graduation Rate
76%

Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1

First Year Retention Rate
88%


Distribution of Students per State

for the first-year class of
5,070
students in 2020

(Hover in each state to view details of distribution)

None
1 To 15
16 To 45
46 To 75
76 To 150
151 and Above

Student Race, Ethnicity, and Age Information


Total Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity for the 2021 school year

Students Total
26,064

Total Enrollment by Age for the 2020 school year

Students Total
26,843

Other Learning Opportunities
Distance learning
Graduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Undergraduate level programs or courses are offered via distance education
Special learning
ROTC - Air Force
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
Study abroad
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Weekend/evening college


Accreditation

Institutional

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Agency Period of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1916 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University - DMACC Campus Ankeny)
06/12/2007 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at Atlantic)
05/15/2009 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at Des Moines)
05/08/2007 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at North Iowa Community College)
01/16/2008 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at Ottumwa)
01/19/2010 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at Storm Lake)
05/15/2009 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at Green Valley Area Ed. Agency)
06/12/2006 - 11/09/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(Iowa State University at Le Mars High School)
12/13/2007 - 11/09/2012
Closed by Institition
Specialized

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Agency / Program Period of Accreditation Status
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
[Didactic Program in Dietetics]
10/24/2008 - Current
Accredited
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education
[Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) - Clinical training programs at the master's, doctoral, and postgraduate levels]
07/31/2006 - 04/15/2013
Agency no longer recognized
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
[Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs]
03/01/1973 - Current
Accredited
American Veterinary Medical Association, Council on Education
[Veterinary Medicine (VET) - Programs leading to a D.V.M. or D.M.V. degree (College of Veterinary Medicine)]
07/01/1960 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
[Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs]
04/01/2013 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
[Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1970 - Current
Accredited
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