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Civil Engineering Schools in Iowa

There are three schools in the state of Iowa offering civil engineering programs. 243 students graduated from programs at Iowa civil engineering schools in 2010. 168 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 55 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

213 students graduate from programs in this state in civil engineering, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of civil engineering students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 168 students graduated with a civil engineering degree at the bachelor's level, 55 with a degree at the master's level, and 20 with a doctorate level degree.

Three civil engineering schools are located in this midwestern state. Of these, one school is private, while two schools are public. Private civil engineering school tuition is $23,180, while tuition at a public civil engineering school varies from $6,997 to $7,417.

Average tuition for civil engineering programs is $10,522. The highest tuition for civil engineering programs, which is $23,180 every year, is at Dordt College, while the lowest tuition in Iowa, which is $6,997 per year, is at Iowa State University.

Iowa schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

213 students graduate from programs in this state in civil engineering, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of civil engineering students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, 168 students graduated with a civil engineering degree at the bachelor's level, 55 with a degree at the master's level, and 20 with a doctorate level degree.

Civil Engineering Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 128
  • Bachelor 2007: 121
  • Bachelor 2008: 124
  • Bachelor 2009: 153
  • Bachelor 2010: 168
  • Master 2006: 43
  • Master 2007: 36
  • Master 2008: 39
  • Master 2009: 38
  • Master 2010: 55
  • Doctorate 2006: 18
  • Doctorate 2007: 25
  • Doctorate 2008: 20
  • Doctorate 2009: 20
  • Doctorate 2010: 20

Civil Engineering Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in this state offer a total of seven programs in civil engineering. Of these programs, around 42.9% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Civil Engineering Program Availability in Iowa

  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 2

Career Trends

Civil Engineering Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Civil Engineering Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29990
  • 25th Percentile: 36570
  • Median: 46170
  • 75th Percentile: 55940
  • 90th Percentile: 65470

Civil Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Civil Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47700
  • 25th Percentile: 57250
  • Median: 73620
  • 75th Percentile: 90390
  • 90th Percentile: 101210

Career Trends

Civil Engineering Technicians — Employment Trend

Civil Engineering Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39570
  • Median Salary 2007: 39980
  • Median Salary 2008: 41210
  • Median Salary 2009: 44900
  • Median Salary 2010: 46170
  • Total Employed 2006: 670
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 780
  • Total Employed 2009: 820
  • Total Employed 2010: 800

Civil Engineers — Employment Trend

Civil Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66310
  • Median Salary 2007: 70030
  • Median Salary 2008: 73490
  • Median Salary 2009: 73640
  • Median Salary 2010: 73620
  • Total Employed 2006: 1460
  • Total Employed 2007: 1450
  • Total Employed 2008: 1580
  • Total Employed 2009: 1560
  • Total Employed 2010: 1550

Iowa vs National Civil Engineering Employment

Iowa vs National Civil Engineering Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 0.720% (2350)

Civil Engineering Schools in Iowa

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1. Iowa State University

3410 Beardshear Hall
Ames, IA 50011-2030
(515) 294-5836

Iowa State University, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Ames, IA. This university offers three civil engineering programs. Specifically, Iowa State offers one bachelor's level degree in civil engineering to students, one degree at the master's level in civil engineering, and one doctorate level civil engineering degree. 28,682 students seek degrees in 258 programs at ISU, overall. ISU is the largest institution in the state of Iowa offering civil engineering in terms of programs.

2. The University of Iowa

101 Jessup Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1316
(319) 335-3500

The University of Iowa is located in the center of Iowa City. This university offers three civil engineering programs. Out of those, UI offers one degree at the bachelor's level in civil engineering to students, one civil engineering degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level civil engineering degree. This university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Iowa. It is the second biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering civil engineering in terms of programs.

3. Dordt College

498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA 51250-1697
(712) 722-6000

Dordt College is in Sioux Center, IA and it offers one program in civil engineering. Overall, 1,360 students seek degrees in 90 Dordt College programs. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks third in the state of Iowa.