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Iowa State University

Iowa State University

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Iowa State University is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Plains States in a small city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Iowa State University include: Mechanical Engineering with 219 Bachelors awards; Marketing/Marketing Management, General with 191 Bachelors awards; Kinesiology and Exercise Science with 191 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 164 Bachelors awards; Accounting with 162 Bachelors awards;. Iowa State University is located at 3410 Beardshear Hall in Ames, IA 50011.

Iowa State University Facts

Iowa State University is located at 3410 Beardshear Hall in Ames, IA 50011

Total Applicants: 14,540
Percent Admitted: 86%
Dorm Capacity: 10,635
Graduation Rate: 68%
Retention Rate: 88%
Transfer out Rate: 23%
Undergrads Under 18: 1%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 93%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 6%

Iowa State University telephone number: (515) 294-5836

Iowa State University is also known as ISU

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Iowa State University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $7,726
Total Cost In State: $18,920
Total Cost Out of State: $31,032

Admissions stats for Iowa State University

Your chances are looking very good to get accepted to Iowa State University. Why? Because they have a 86% acceptance rate.

Student Demographics at Iowa State University
Iowa State University Demographics
Totals: 6,200
     Males: 3,327 (54% of total)
     Females: 2,873 (46% of total)
Asians: 155
     Asian Males: 79 (1% of total)
     Asian Females: 76 (1% of total)
Blacks: 127
     Black Males: 74 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 53 (1% of total)
Hispanics: 146
     Hispanic Males: 70 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 76 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 8
     Native American Males: 4 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 4 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 31
     Mixed Race Males: 14 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 17 (0% of total)
Whites: 4,784
     White Males: 2,554 (41% of total)
     White Females: 2,230 (36% of total)
Foreign Students: 691
     Foreign Males: 402 (6% of total)
     Foreign Females: 289 (5% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Iowa State University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Mechanical Engineering
(219 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(191 Bachelors degrees)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
(191 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(164 Bachelors degrees)
(162 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Animal Sciences, General
(151 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(147 Bachelors degrees)
Veterinary Medicine
(144 PhD professional practice degrees)
Family and Community Services
(127 Bachelors degrees)
Management Science
(126 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(123 Bachelors degrees)
Civil Engineering, General
(123 Bachelors degrees)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(112 Bachelors degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(105 Bachelors degrees)
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management
(97 Bachelors degrees)
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
(94 Bachelors degrees)
Fashion/Apparel Design
(91 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(86 Masters degrees)
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
(85 Bachelors degrees)
Management Information Systems, General
(84 Bachelors degrees)
(84 Bachelors degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(81 Bachelors degrees)
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
(80 Bachelors degrees)
Design and Visual Communications, General
(79 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(78 Bachelors degrees)
Chemical Engineering
(78 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(75 Bachelors degrees)
Construction Engineering
(73 Bachelors degrees)
Graphic Design
(72 Bachelors degrees)
Iowa State University Weather
Iowa State University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 47.90 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 35.65 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 64.35 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 30.71 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 57.34 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 82.52 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 21.96 (mph)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of Iowa State University?
 Vegetarian/Vegan-Friendly Food
 Healthy Dining Options
 Liberal Campus
 Research Labs
 Lots of Sun
 Proximity of Shopping Centers
 Student-Faculty Ratio

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