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The University of Iowa

The University of Iowa

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

Founded in 1847, the University of Iowa is a public, 4-year, research institution. Iowa is in the center of Iowa City. It is the the fifth oldest and the third largest institution in the state of Iowa. Students are offered 100 certificates, 86 degrees at the bachelors level, 108 masters level degrees, and 119 degrees at the doctoral level by this research university. 29,518 students sought degrees from the 200 programs at this university in 2010. Iowa offers subjects such as nutrition, information technology, and electrical engineering. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Iowa.

Admission

17,220 students applied to UI in 2010. Iowa admitted close to 84% of applicants or 14,465 students. Over half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

17,220 students applied to UI in 2010. Iowa admitted close to 84% of applicants or 14,465 students. Over half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 84%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 86%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 81%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 29,518 students were enrolled at this university.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 29,518 students were enrolled at this university.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 14169
  • Total Enrolled Female: 15349
  • Undergraduate Male: 10164
  • Undergraduate Female: 11012
  • Graduate Male: 3921
  • Graduate Female: 4421

Faculty Demographics

Iowa employs 2,675 faculty. About 88% of faculty are full-time and approximately 11% of instructors are part-time. Almost two-thirds of the faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

Iowa employs 2,675 faculty. About 88% of faculty are full-time and approximately 11% of instructors are part-time. Almost two-thirds of the faculty are male.

  • Male: 1661
  • Female: 1014
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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