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Technology Schools in Iowa

There are 29 schools in the state of Iowa offering technology programs. 1,155 students graduated from programs at Iowa technology schools in 2010. 521 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 480 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,220 students graduate from programs in this state in technology each year. This accounts for 2% of students who US schools graduate from technology programs. Specifically, 51 students graduated with certificates in technology, 521 with a degree at the associate's level, 480 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 89 with a master's level degree, and 14 with a doctorate level degree.

29 technology schools are located in Iowa. Of these, while 18 schools are private, 11 schools are public. Tuition at a public technology school varies from $6,997 to $7,417, while tuition at a private technology school varies from $13,167 to $29,020.

Average tuition for technology programs is $15,845. The highest tuition for programs in technology, which is $29,020 per year, is at Wartburg College, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $6,997 each year, is at Iowa State University.

Iowa technology schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Technology Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,220 students graduate from programs in this state in technology each year. This accounts for 2% of students who US schools graduate from technology programs. Specifically, 51 students graduated with certificates in technology, 521 with a degree at the associate's level, 480 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 89 with a master's level degree, and 14 with a doctorate level degree.

Technology Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 70
  • Certificate 2007: 48
  • Certificate 2008: 125
  • Certificate 2009: 26
  • Certificate 2010: 51
  • Associate 2006: 333
  • Associate 2007: 374
  • Associate 2008: 568
  • Associate 2009: 406
  • Associate 2010: 521
  • Bachelor 2006: 293
  • Bachelor 2007: 432
  • Bachelor 2008: 513
  • Bachelor 2009: 397
  • Bachelor 2010: 480
  • Master 2006: 62
  • Master 2007: 63
  • Master 2008: 62
  • Master 2009: 52
  • Master 2010: 89
  • Doctorate 2006: 6
  • Doctorate 2007: 11
  • Doctorate 2008: 17
  • Doctorate 2009: 8
  • Doctorate 2010: 14

Technology Program Availability in Iowa

Iowa schools offer a total of 60 technology programs. Of these programs, around 36.7% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Technology Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 15
  • Associate: 17
  • Bachelor: 22
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 2

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Computer Support Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26980
  • 25th Percentile: 32930
  • Median: 40850
  • 75th Percentile: 51360
  • 90th Percentile: 66310

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

Web Developers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38350
  • 25th Percentile: 49390
  • Median: 62550
  • 75th Percentile: 80700
  • 90th Percentile: 98930

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Salary by Percentile

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38910
  • 25th Percentile: 48300
  • Median: 61800
  • 75th Percentile: 77250
  • 90th Percentile: 91470

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63350
  • 25th Percentile: 81620
  • Median: 100630
  • 75th Percentile: 120340
  • 90th Percentile: 150110

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Hardware Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55890
  • 25th Percentile: 78280
  • Median: 103590
  • 75th Percentile: 116530
  • 90th Percentile: 134410

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

Computer Programmers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37760
  • 25th Percentile: 48150
  • Median: 62830
  • 75th Percentile: 79880
  • 90th Percentile: 94140

Computer Operators — Salary by Percentile

Computer Operators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21880
  • 25th Percentile: 26480
  • Median: 32000
  • 75th Percentile: 39210
  • 90th Percentile: 48110

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23340
  • 25th Percentile: 39210
  • Median: 46470
  • 75th Percentile: 63350
  • 90th Percentile: 106320

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Computer Systems Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45800
  • 25th Percentile: 55900
  • Median: 69760
  • 75th Percentile: 85450
  • 90th Percentile: 99760

Database Administrators — Salary by Percentile

Database Administrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39150
  • 25th Percentile: 53690
  • Median: 75640
  • 75th Percentile: 90590
  • 90th Percentile: 94940

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60450
  • 25th Percentile: 89910
  • Median: 117140
  • 75th Percentile: 138180
  • 90th Percentile: 157690

Information Technology Project Managers — Salary by Percentile

Information Technology Project Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32120
  • 25th Percentile: 45550
  • Median: 61960
  • 75th Percentile: 77430
  • 90th Percentile: 92190

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

Computer Support Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38940
  • Median Salary 2007: 39600
  • Median Salary 2008: 38800
  • Median Salary 2009: 39220
  • Median Salary 2010: 40850
  • Total Employed 2006: 4190
  • Total Employed 2007: 3600
  • Total Employed 2008: 4370
  • Total Employed 2009: 4790
  • Total Employed 2010: 5000

Web Developers — Employment Trend

Web Developers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59700
  • Median Salary 2007: 59830
  • Median Salary 2008: 63390
  • Median Salary 2009: 65450
  • Median Salary 2010: 62550
  • Total Employed 2006: 2170
  • Total Employed 2007: 2150
  • Total Employed 2008: 1900
  • Total Employed 2009: 1310
  • Total Employed 2010: 1520

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Employment Trend

Network and Computer Systems Administrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54620
  • Median Salary 2007: 57270
  • Median Salary 2008: 58690
  • Median Salary 2009: 59850
  • Median Salary 2010: 61800
  • Total Employed 2006: 2620
  • Total Employed 2007: 2820
  • Total Employed 2008: 3270
  • Total Employed 2009: 3740
  • Total Employed 2010: 4050

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Systems Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 84430
  • Median Salary 2007: 91420
  • Median Salary 2008: 96420
  • Median Salary 2009: 99120
  • Median Salary 2010: 100630
  • Total Employed 2006: 2180
  • Total Employed 2007: 2170
  • Total Employed 2008: 2200
  • Total Employed 2009: 2210
  • Total Employed 2010: 2120

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

Computer Hardware Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69080
  • Median Salary 2007: 67080
  • Median Salary 2008: 71880
  • Median Salary 2009: 72750
  • Median Salary 2010: 103590
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 230
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 460

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

Computer Programmers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53990
  • Median Salary 2007: 57810
  • Median Salary 2008: 59040
  • Median Salary 2009: 62520
  • Median Salary 2010: 62830
  • Total Employed 2006: 3400
  • Total Employed 2007: 4030
  • Total Employed 2008: 4050
  • Total Employed 2009: 3470
  • Total Employed 2010: 3080

Computer Operators — Employment Trend

Computer Operators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27530
  • Median Salary 2007: 27330
  • Median Salary 2008: 29950
  • Median Salary 2009: 31290
  • Median Salary 2010: 32000
  • Total Employed 2006: 1390
  • Total Employed 2007: 1450
  • Total Employed 2008: 1480
  • Total Employed 2009: 1360
  • Total Employed 2010: 890

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31490
  • Median Salary 2007: 31440
  • Median Salary 2008: 39350
  • Median Salary 2009: 46360
  • Median Salary 2010: 46470
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

Computer Systems Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62650
  • Median Salary 2007: 65050
  • Median Salary 2008: 67820
  • Median Salary 2009: 66900
  • Median Salary 2010: 69760
  • Total Employed 2006: 4240
  • Total Employed 2007: 4920
  • Total Employed 2008: 4900
  • Total Employed 2009: 4000
  • Total Employed 2010: 3430

Database Administrators — Employment Trend

Database Administrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57430
  • Median Salary 2007: 58670
  • Median Salary 2008: 65100
  • Median Salary 2009: 69690
  • Median Salary 2010: 75640
  • Total Employed 2006: 610
  • Total Employed 2007: 620
  • Total Employed 2008: 730
  • Total Employed 2009: 750
  • Total Employed 2010: 950

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

Computer and Information Research Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 72800
  • Median Salary 2007: 75285
  • Median Salary 2008: 93880
  • Median Salary 2009: 112470
  • Median Salary 2010: 117140
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Information Technology Project Managers — Employment Trend

Information Technology Project Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50050
  • Median Salary 2007: 52380
  • Median Salary 2008: 54430
  • Median Salary 2009: 61520
  • Median Salary 2010: 61960
  • Total Employed 2006: 1660
  • Total Employed 2007: 1310
  • Total Employed 2008: 1190
  • Total Employed 2009: 1220
  • Total Employed 2010: 1110

Iowa vs National Technology Employment

Iowa vs National Technology Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 0.825% (22790)

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1. Graceland University - Lamoni

1 University Place
Lamoni, IA 50140
(641) 784-5000

Graceland University-Lamoni is located in Lamoni, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two technology programs. This small school offers two bachelor's level degrees in technology to students.

2. Kaplan University - Cedar Falls

7009 Nordic Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 277-0220

Kaplan University-Cedar Falls is 4.1 miles from the heart of downtown. This school offers two technology programs. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in technology and one degree at the associate's level in technology. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

3. The University of Dubuque

2000 University Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 589-3000

The University of Dubuque is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in technology. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in technology.

4. The University of Phoenix - Des Moines

6600 Westown Pkwy
West Des Moines, IA 50266-7724
(515) 267-8218

The University of Phoenix-Des Moines is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix, which is near the center of the city, is located in West Des Moines, IA. This specialized school is one of several campuses. It offers students 16 degrees at the bachelors level and one degree at the masters level. 13 students pursued degrees from the 16 programs at this school in 2010. Phoenix offers subjects such as computer programming, entrepreneurship, and forensic accounting. Phoenix is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

5. Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-5111

Indian Hills Community College offers one program in technology and it is in town of Ottumwa, Iowa. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology programs.

6. William Penn University

201 Trueblood Ave
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
(641) 673-1001

William Penn University is located in town of Oskaloosa, Iowa and WP offers one program in technology.

7. Kaplan University - Mason City

Plaza West 2570 4th Street SW
Mason City, IA 50401
(641) 423-2530

Kaplan University-Mason City offers two programs in technology. Of those, it offers students one technology certificate and one degree at the associate's level in technology.

8. Southeastern Community College

1500 West Agency Road
West Burlington, IA 52655-0180
(319) 752-2731

Southeastern Community College, which is very close to West Burlington, Iowa, is located in a rural area. This college offers two programs in technology. Out of those, this college offers one certificate in technology to students and one technology degree at the associate's level. 3,601 students pursue degrees in 35 programs at this college, overall.

9. Grand View University

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

Grand View University, which is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Des Moines, IA. This school offers two technology programs. It offers two bachelor's level technology degrees to students. This school is a 4-year institution.

10. Kaplan University - Cedar Rapids

3165 Edgewood Parkway SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
(319) 363-0481

Kaplan University-Cedar Rapids is 3.1 miles from the center of the city. This school offers two technology programs. Specifically, students are offered one associate's level degree in technology by KU and one bachelor's level degree in technology. Overall, 916 students seek degrees in 13 programs at this school.

11. Kaplan University - Council Bluffs

1751 Madison Avenue- Suite 750
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-5289
(712) 328-4212

Kaplan University-Council Bluffs is near the center of the city and it offers one program in technology. 382 students pursue degrees in eight programs at this school, overall.

12. The AIB College of Business

2500 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321-1799
(515) 244-4221

The AIB College of Business, which is 3.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Des Moines, IA and it offers one program in technology. In terms of programs, AIB is the third largest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology.

13. ITT Technical Institute - Clive

1860 NW 118th St- Ste 110
Clive, IA 50325
(515) 327-5500

ITT Technical Institute-Clive is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Clive, Iowa. This very small school is one of several campuses. It offers five associates level degrees and six degrees at the bachelors level to students. In 2010, 280 students sought degrees from the nine programs at ITT Tech. It offers subjects including legal assisting and technology. It is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. This technical college is one of 3 technical colleges in Iowa.

14. Simpson College

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

Simpson College offers one technology program and it is located in town of Indianola, Iowa. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in technology.

15. Iowa Wesleyan College

601 N Main Street
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641
(319) 385-8021

Iowa Wesleyan College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1842. IWC is in town of Mount Pleasant, Iowa. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Iowa. It offers subjects including law enforcement and chemistry. IWC offers students 33 bachelors level degrees. In 2010, 771 students pursued degrees from the 33 programs at IWC. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This school is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

16. ITT Technical Institute - Cedar Rapids

3735 Queen Ct SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
(319) 297-3400

ITT Technical Institute-Cedar Rapids is a for-profit 4-year institution. ITT, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Cedar Rapids, IA. It is one of several campuses. Students are offered four associates level degrees and four degrees at the bachelors level by ITT. 86 students sought degrees from the seven programs at ITT in 2010. It offers subjects such as law and management. This school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. ITT is one of 3 technical colleges in Iowa.

17. Waldorf College

106 S Sixth St
Forest City, IA 50436-1713
(641) 585-2450

Waldorf College is in town of Forest City, Iowa and this school offers one technology program. This liberal arts college is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa.

18. Saint Ambrose University

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

Saint Ambrose University offers two programs in technology. It offers two degrees at the bachelor's level in technology to students. This school, which is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Davenport, IA. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks seventh in the state of Iowa.

19. 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. It offers three programs in technology. Of those, Iowa State offers students two technology degrees at the master's level and one doctorate level degree in technology. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, this university is the biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology.

20. The Eastern Iowa Community College District

306 W River Dr
Davenport, IA 52801-1221
(563) 336-3300

The Eastern Iowa Community College District offers four technology programs. Specifically, it offers students two certificates in technology and two associate's level technology degrees. It is located in the center of Davenport. Overall, 9,365 students seek degrees in 73 Eastern Iowa Community College District programs. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology programs.

21. 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 in Cedar Falls, IA. It offers two programs in technology. It offers two technology degrees at the bachelor's level to students. This university is one of 4 research universities in Iowa. UNI is the fourth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology.

22. Kaplan University - Des Moines

4655 121st Street
Urbandale, IA 50323
(515) 727-2100

Kaplan University-Des Moines offers four programs in technology. Of those, KU offers two technology certificates to students, one associate's level degree in technology, and one bachelor's level technology degree. This very small school, which is very close to Urbandale, Iowa, is in a rural setting. This school is the second largest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology in terms of programs.

23. Southwestern Community College

1501 W. Townline Street
Creston, IA 50801
(641) 782-7081x413

Southwestern Community College is located in Creston, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in technology. It is a public 2-year institution.

24. Clarke University

1550 Clarke Dr
Dubuque, IA 52001-3198
(563) 588-6300

Clarke University offers one technology program and this school, which is 1.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Dubuque, IA. Overall, 1,255 students pursue degrees in 33 Clarke programs. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in technology.

25. Wartburg College

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

Wartburg College is located in town of Waverly, Iowa and Wartburg offers one program in technology. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Iowa. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology programs.

26. Upper Iowa University

605 Washington St
Fayette, IA 52142-1857
(563) 425-5200

Upper Iowa University offers one program in technology and this school is located in Fayette, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in technology.

27. Kirkwood Community College

6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-2068
(319) 398-5411

Kirkwood Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. This college offers four programs in technology. Specifically, it offers three technology certificates to students and one associate's level technology degree. This community college is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. It ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Iowa.

28. Mount Mercy University

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

Mount Mercy University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA and it offers one technology program. Overall, 1,643 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at this liberal arts college.

29. 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 four programs in technology. Out of those, it offers students one certificate in technology, one bachelor's level degree in technology, one degree at the master's level in technology, and one degree at the doctorate level in technology. Overall, 29,518 students pursue degrees in 413 programs at this university. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fourth in the state of Iowa.

30. Iowa Western Community College

2700 College Rd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-1057
(712) 325-3200

Iowa Western Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Council Bluffs, IA. This college offers two programs in technology. Of those, this community college offers students one technology certificate and one degree at the associate's level in technology. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. This public college is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology in terms of programs.

31. Dordt College

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

Dordt College is located in Sioux Center, IA. It offers two programs in technology. It offers two bachelor's level technology degrees to students. Overall, 1,360 students seek degrees in 90 Dordt College programs.

32. Des Moines Area Community College

2006 Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA 50023-3993
(515) 964-6241

Des Moines Area Community College is in the suburbs of Ankeny, Iowa. It offers three programs in technology. Specifically, it offers one technology certificate to students and two associate's level technology degrees. This community college is a public 2-year institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering technology.

33. Iowa Central Community College

One Triton Circle
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 576-7201

Iowa Central Community College is located in Fort Dodge, IA. This college offers two technology programs. Specifically, students are offered one technology certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in technology. This college is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa.

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