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Political Science Schools in Iowa

There are 20 Iowa schools offering political science programs. In 2010, 537 students graduated from programs at Iowa political science schools. 524 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and eight students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 538 students graduate from political science programs in this state every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from political science programs. More specifically, 524 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in political science, eight with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

20 political science schools are in this midwestern state. Of these, 17 schools are private, while three schools are public. While tuition at a private political science school varies from $20,292 to $37,482, public political science school tuition varies from $6,997 to $7,417.

Average tuition for political science programs is $19,442. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $6,997 per year, is at Iowa State University, while the highest tuition for political science programs, which is $37,482 each year, is at Grinnell College.

Political science schools in this state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Political Science Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

On average, 538 students graduate from political science programs in this state every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from political science programs. More specifically, 524 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in political science, eight with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Political Science Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Bachelor 2006: 581
  • Bachelor 2007: 562
  • Bachelor 2008: 528
  • Bachelor 2009: 478
  • Bachelor 2010: 524
  • Master 2006: 11
  • Master 2007: 16
  • Master 2008: 5
  • Master 2009: 11
  • Master 2010: 8
  • Doctorate 2006: 6
  • Doctorate 2007: 6
  • Doctorate 2008: 6
  • Doctorate 2009: 4
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Political Science Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in Iowa offer a total of 26 political science programs. Of these programs, around 84.6% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Political Science Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 22
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 1

Political Science Schools in Iowa

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1. Central College

812 University
Pella, IA 50219
(877) 462-3687

Central College offers one program in political science and it is located in Pella, IA. Overall, 1,648 students seek degrees in 37 Central College programs. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science programs.

2. Buena Vista University

610 W 4th St
Storm Lake, IA 50588
(712) 749-2400

Buena Vista University offers two political science programs. It offers two bachelor's level degrees in political science to students. This school is located in Storm Lake, IA. This school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science.

3. Briar Cliff University

3303 Rebecca St
Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 279-5321

Briar Cliff University offers one program in political science and Briar Cliff, which is near the center of the city, is in Sioux City, IA. This very small school is a 4-year institution.

4. Cornell College

600 First St. SW
Mount Vernon, IA 52314-1098
(319) 895-4000

Cornell College is in town of Mount Vernon, Iowa and it offers one political science program. It is a 4-year institution.

5. Grand View University

1200 Grandview Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 263-2800

Grand View University, which is 1.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Des Moines, IA and it offers one political science program. This liberal arts college is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

6. Simpson College

701 North C St
Indianola, IA 50125
(515) 961-6251x1517

Simpson College is in Indianola, IA and Simpson offers one political science program. It is a 4-year institution.

7. Coe College

1220 First Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5092
(319) 399-8000

Coe College, which is 0.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Cedar Rapids, IA and it offers one political science program. Coe is a 4-year institution. Coe is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science programs.

8. Saint Ambrose University

518 W Locust St
Davenport, IA 52803-2898
(563) 333-6000

Saint Ambrose University offers one political science program and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Davenport, IA. 3,663 students pursue degrees in 129 programs at this school, overall.

9. Iowa State University

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

Iowa State University, which is 1.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Ames, IA. Iowa State offers two political science programs. Specifically, ISU offers students one bachelor's level degree in political science and one political science degree at the master's level. Overall, 28,682 students seek degrees in 258 Iowa State University programs. In terms of enrollment, this research university ranks second in the state of Iowa.

10. Luther College

700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101-1045
(563) 387-2000

Luther College offers one political science program and it is located in Decorah, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a 4-year institution.

11. The University of Northern Iowa

1222 W 27th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0005
(319) 273-2311

The University of Northern Iowa, which is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Cedar Falls, IA. It offers two programs in political science. This research university offers students two bachelor's level degrees in political science. 13,201 students seek degrees in 159 programs at this university, overall. UNI is the second biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science in terms of programs.

12. Drake University

2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311-4505
(515) 271-2011

Drake University, which is 2.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Des Moines, IA and Drake offers one program in political science. This university is a 4-year research institution. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science.

13. Grinnell College

1121 Park Street
Grinnell, IA 50112-1690
(641) 269-4000

Grinnell College offers one political science program. Grinnell is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa. This school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science in terms of programs.

14. Loras College

1450 Alta Vista
Dubuque, IA 52004-0178
(563) 588-7100

Loras College, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Dubuque, IA and this school offers one program in political science. 1,562 students pursue degrees in 54 Loras College programs, overall.

15. Morningside College

1501 Morningside Ave
Sioux City, IA 51106-1751
(712) 274-5000

Morningside College offers one program in political science and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Sioux City, IA. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

16. Wartburg College

100 Wartburg Blvd.
Waverly, IA 50677-0903
(319) 352-8200

Wartburg College is in town of Waverly, Iowa and it offers one political science program. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

17. Northwestern College

101 Seventh St SW
Orange City, IA 51041
(712) 707-7000

Northwestern College offers one program in political science and it is located in Orange City, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. NWC is a 4-year institution.

18. Mount Mercy University

1330 Elmhurst Dr NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797
(319) 363-8213

Mount Mercy University, which is 1.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Cedar Rapids, IA and it offers one political science program. Mount Mercy is a 4-year institution.

19. 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. UI offers four programs in political science. Out of those, students are offered one political science certificate by UI, one bachelor's level degree in political science, one degree at the master's level in political science, and one degree at the doctorate level in political science. 29,518 students seek degrees in 413 programs at UI, overall. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering political science programs.

20. Dordt College

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

Dordt College is located in Sioux Center, IA and it offers one political science program. 1,360 students pursue degrees in 90 Dordt College programs, overall.