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#2 Best Public Universities in Iowa

ISU Comparisons

Ames, Iowa

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Curious how Iowa State University stacks up against other colleges? Compare ISU to any three other US colleges using the College Simply compare tool, or compare with some of the pre-selected schools below.

Compare with Iowa Public Colleges

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University of Iowa

$31 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


N
University of Northern Iowa

$377 lower in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


Compare with Iowa Private Colleges

D
Drake University

$36,156 higher in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


C
Cornell College

$37,246 higher in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


L
Luther College

$36,958 higher in-state tuition
24% lower acceptance rate


D
Dordt College

$24,198 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


F
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

$8,948 higher in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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University of Wisconsin Madison

$1,231 higher in-state tuition
31% lower acceptance rate


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University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

$4,212 higher in-state tuition
25% lower acceptance rate


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University of Illinois at Chicago

$2,734 higher in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


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University of Minnesota Twin Cities

$5,276 higher in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


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Illinois State University

$3,482 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


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University of Minnesota Duluth

$4,152 higher in-state tuition
9% lower acceptance rate


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University of Kansas

$2,050 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


N
University of Nebraska Lincoln

$272 lower in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


S
Saint Cloud State University

$537 lower in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


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University of Missouri Columbia

$1,288 higher in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


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Missouri State University Springfield

$1,202 lower in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


S
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

$1,081 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


S
South Dakota State University

$345 lower in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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University of Minnesota Morris

$4,282 higher in-state tuition
23% lower acceptance rate


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Truman State University

$67 lower in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


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University of Missouri Kansas City

$551 higher in-state tuition
25% lower acceptance rate


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University of Missouri St Louis

$2,531 higher in-state tuition
30% lower acceptance rate


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Missouri University of Science and Technology

$666 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


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University of Minnesota Rochester

$4,152 higher in-state tuition
14% lower acceptance rate


S
University of South Dakota

$345 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

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Loyola University Chicago

$37,458 higher in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


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Marquette University

$36,928 higher in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


W
Wheaton College

$31,058 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


B
Bradley University

$27,018 higher in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


C
Carleton College

$50,926 higher in-state tuition
67% lower acceptance rate


V
Valparaiso University

$33,898 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


S
St Olaf College

$43,408 higher in-state tuition
37% lower acceptance rate


S
Saint Louis University Main Campus

$38,358 higher in-state tuition
32% lower acceptance rate


I
Illinois Institute of Technology

$40,628 higher in-state tuition
27% lower acceptance rate


L
Lewis University

$26,226 higher in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


M
Macalester College

$50,206 higher in-state tuition
49% lower acceptance rate


S
University of St Thomas

$38,306 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


C
Carthage College

$23,458 higher in-state tuition
11% lower acceptance rate


N
North Central College

$32,958 higher in-state tuition
35% lower acceptance rate


M
Milwaukee School of Engineering

$33,778 higher in-state tuition
28% lower acceptance rate


H
Hamline University

$35,112 higher in-state tuition
19% lower acceptance rate


S
School of the Art Institute of Chicago

$44,158 higher in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


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Illinois Wesleyan University

$43,090 higher in-state tuition
31% lower acceptance rate


C
Carroll University

$25,158 higher in-state tuition
16% lower acceptance rate


D
Drury University

$21,858 higher in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


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Rockhurst University

$30,758 higher in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


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McKendree University

$23,058 higher in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


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Webster University

$20,458 higher in-state tuition
35% lower acceptance rate


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Augustana University

$26,892 higher in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


W
William Jewell College

$25,458 higher in-state tuition
52% lower acceptance rate


S
St Catherine University

$33,658 higher in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


B
Bethel University

$30,828 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


L
Lawrence University

$42,616 higher in-state tuition
19% lower acceptance rate


S
St Louis College of Pharmacy

$21,505 higher in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


M
Monmouth College

$33,288 higher in-state tuition
19% lower acceptance rate


B
Benedictine College

$22,788 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


K
Knox College

$41,143 higher in-state tuition
17% lower acceptance rate


S
Saint Norbert College

$32,028 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


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Nebraska Wesleyan University

$27,922 higher in-state tuition
18% lower acceptance rate


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Westminster College

$20,288 higher in-state tuition
9% higher acceptance rate


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Martin Luther College

$8,378 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


H
Hannibal LaGrange University

$14,458 higher in-state tuition
23% lower acceptance rate


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Maranatha Baptist Bible College

$8,358 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


C
Central Bible College

$4,370 higher in-state tuition
12% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Arizona State University

$2,668 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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Penn State Main Campus

$9,878 higher in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


S
Michigan State University

$6,418 higher in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


A
The University of Alabama

$2,738 higher in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


S
San Diego State University

$2,300 lower in-state tuition
51% lower acceptance rate


A
Auburn University

$2,038 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


T
The University of Tennessee

$3,290 higher in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


K
University of Kentucky

$3,093 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


H
University of Hawaii at Manoa

$3,262 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


H
University of Houston

$407 higher in-state tuition
25% lower acceptance rate


C
Colorado State University Fort Collins

$1,384 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


D
University of Delaware

$4,688 higher in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


G
George Mason University

$1,468 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


O
University of Oregon

$3,418 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


O
Oregon State University

$1,804 higher in-state tuition
6% lower acceptance rate


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James Madison University

$792 lower in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


S
University of South Florida Main Campus

$3,483 lower in-state tuition
39% lower acceptance rate


N
University of North Carolina at Charlotte

$4,230 lower in-state tuition
8% lower acceptance rate


C
University of California Riverside

$3,400 higher in-state tuition
22% lower acceptance rate


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University at Buffalo

$972 lower in-state tuition
21% lower acceptance rate


C
University of Cincinnati Main Campus

$2,418 higher in-state tuition
12% lower acceptance rate


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University of Oklahoma Norman Campus

$3,254 lower in-state tuition
5% lower acceptance rate


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Montana State University

$2,388 lower in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate


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Utah State University

$406 lower in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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University of North Carolina at Wilmington

$3,599 lower in-state tuition
20% lower acceptance rate


A
University of Arkansas

$474 lower in-state tuition
10% lower acceptance rate


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Louisiana State University

$4 lower in-state tuition
15% lower acceptance rate


M
University of Massachusetts Lowell

$7,036 higher in-state tuition
13% lower acceptance rate


A
University of Alabama at Birmingham

$526 higher in-state tuition
7% lower acceptance rate