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Located in Des Moines, Iowa, Drake University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,944 prospective students applied, and 4,697 were granted admission. Of those admitted 782 enrolled in the school. 3,760 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,109 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $42,694 plus fees of $146. Drake is ranked 120 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.
Drake is rated within the top 23% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated
Rankings for Drake University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.
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|Books and Supplies||$1,100|
|Room and Board||$10,848|
|Budget for Other Expenses||$3,700|
|Total One Year Cost||$58,488|
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