Student Population
University of Dubuque overview
Location Dubuque, Iowa
Online dbq.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
University of Dubuque overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Dubuque, Iowa, University of Dubuque is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Presbyterian Church (USA) faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,761 prospective students applied, and 1,306 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 525 enrolled in the school.  1,966 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 400 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $28,360 plus fees of $1,350. University of Dubuque is ranked 1109 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
University of Dubuque overview
SAT 980/1190
ACT 16/22
GPA 3.0
Applications Accepted
University of Dubuque overview
Applications Due Aug 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Dubuque
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$950
Other Fees$1,350
Room and Board $9,450
Budget for Other Expenses$900
Total One Year Cost$41,010


Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
41% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Dubuque students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 21%
Transportation and Materials Moving 15%
Computer and Information Sciences 12%
Education 11%
Health Professions 9%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153278 IPEDS survey data for University of Dubuque.