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Graduation Rate

Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time
71% vs. 41.9% national median
Graduation Rates for University of Iowa
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
within 4 years 47% earned a bachelor degree
within 5 years 68% earned a bachelor degree
within 6 years 71% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from University of Iowa. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. University of Iowa is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.

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Post Graduation Earnings

Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,800 vs. $34,300 national median
Average salary after attending University of Iowa
Years Average Earnings
after 6 years $45,100 per year
after 7 years $47,300 per year
after 8 years $52,700 per year
after 9 years $55,500 per year
after 10 years $59,800 per year

10 years after enrolling, the average income of former University of Iowa students who are working and no longer in school is $59,800, which is 74% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.

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Student Loan Debt Upon Graduation

Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates
$21,616
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans
44%

Student Loan Repayment

Median Loan Payment
$223 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans
70% vs. 47% national average

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153658 IPEDS survey data for University of Iowa.