Luther College

Decorah, Iowa


Student Population
National Rank
Luther College overview
Location Decorah, Iowa
Online luther.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
Luther College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Decorah, Iowa, Luther College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Evangelical Lutheran Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,422 prospective students applied, and 2,767 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 554 enrolled in the school.  1,977 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 28 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $41,950 plus fees of $340. Luther- Norse is ranked 180 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1050/1310
ACT 23/29
GPA 3.66
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Luther College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,040
Other Fees$340
Room and Board $9,460
Budget for Other Expenses$3,015
Total One Year Cost$55,805

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$50,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Luther College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 13%
Social Sciences 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 11%
Biology 10%
Foreign Languages 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153834 IPEDS survey data for Luther College.