Iowa Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 27 colleges in Iowa with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. Grinnell College tops the list with an average ACT Score of 32. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

List of Iowa Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
School Average ACT Score
G

Grinnell, IA

32
D

Des Moines, IA

27
C

Mount Vernon, IA

26
L

Decorah, IA

26
C

Cedar Rapids, IA

25
D

Sioux Center, IA

25
I

Ames, IA

25
I

Iowa City, IA

25
N

Orange City, IA

24
C

Pella, IA

23
N

Cedar Falls, IA

23
S

Davenport, IA

23
W

Waverly, IA

23
E

Dubuque, IA

22
L

Dubuque, IA

22
M

Sioux City, IA

22
M

Cedar Rapids, IA

22
S

Indianola, IA

22
B

Storm Lake, IA

21
C

Dubuque, IA

21