Academic Profile for 2018

Four Year Graduation Rate
48%

Six Year Graduation Rate
70%

Eight Year Graduation Rate
71%

Student to Faculty Ratio
15 to 1

First Year Retention Rate
87%


Distribution of Students per State

for the first-year class of
5,641
students in 2016

(Hover in each state to view details of distribution)

None
1 To 20
21 To 60
61 To 100
101 To 200
201 and Above

Student Race, Ethnicity, and Age Information


Total Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity for the 2016 school year

Students Total
24,476

Total Enrollment by Age for the 2016 school year

Students Total
24,476

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


Accreditation

Institutional

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Agency Period of Accreditation Status
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1913 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Cedar Rapids Center)
09/01/1977 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Palmer College of Chiropractic)
04/29/2011 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at John and Mary Pappajohn Education Center)
04/29/2011 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Quad Cities Graduate Study Center)
04/29/2011 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Sioux City)
05/31/1995 - Current
Accredited
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Kahl Education Center)
09/01/1966 - 11/09/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at W.A. Krause Center for Entrepreneurial Education)
06/01/1968 - 11/09/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Indian Hills Community College)
05/15/2007 - 11/09/2012
Closed by Institition
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
(University of Iowa at Kirkwood Center for Continuing Education)
01/01/2000 - 11/09/2012
Closed by Institition
Specialized

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Agency / Program Period of Accreditation Status
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
[Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs]
09/01/1939 - Current
Renewal of Accreditation
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
[Law (LAW) - Professional schools]
01/01/1923 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Dental Public Health]
12/15/1972 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Endodontics]
12/09/1966 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology- (OMP)]
05/10/1973 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (OMR)]
01/30/2001 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)]
12/09/1966 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics]
12/09/1966 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Pediatric Dentistry]
12/09/1966 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Periodontics]
12/09/1966 - Current
Accredited
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
[Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)]
12/09/1966 - Current
Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
[Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist]
01/01/1943 - Current
Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
[Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs]
02/07/1948 - Current
Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
[Counseling Psychology (COPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs]
05/13/1980 - Current
Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
[School Psychology (SCPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs]
03/31/1992 - Current
Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs]
05/05/1969 - 12/31/2006
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Clinical doctoral program in Audiology]
10/01/2003 - Current
Accredited
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
[Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs]
05/05/1969 - Current
Accredited
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
[(SCPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE and supervisory CPE programs]
11/01/1977 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education
[Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration]
07/01/1978 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels]
04/06/2009 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels]
04/01/1998 - Current
Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
[Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels]
04/01/1998 - Current
Accredited
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
[English Language (English Language Intensive English Program)]
07/01/2001 - Current
Accredited
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
[Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels]
04/09/1994 - Current
Renewal of Accreditation
Council on Education for Public Health
[Public Health (PHB) - Baccalaureate and Graduate level school of public health]
08/01/2016 - Current
Accredited
Council on Education for Public Health
[Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health]
10/07/2000 - 08/01/2016
Loss of Accreditation or Preaccreditation: Voluntary Withdrawal
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
[Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers]
07/01/1952 - Current
Probation or Equivalent or a More Severe Status: Probation
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
[Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists]
12/01/1977 - Current
Probation or Equivalent or a More Severe Status: Probation
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
[Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree]
07/01/1942 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation
[Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs]
01/01/2009 - 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]
09/01/1928 - Current
Accredited
National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
[Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs]
09/01/1989 - Current
Accredited