Iowa Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 23 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
C

Mount Vernon, IA

26
D

Des Moines, IA

26
L

Decorah, IA

26
D

Sioux Center, IA

25
I

Iowa City, IA

25
I

Ames, IA

24
E

Dubuque, IA

23
F

Ankeny, IA

23
N

Cedar Falls, IA

23
N

Orange City, IA

23
S

Indianola, IA

23
C

Pella, IA

22
C

Dubuque, IA

22
S

Davenport, IA

22
W

Waverly, IA

22
M

Des Moines, IA

21
D

Dubuque, IA

20
G

Lamoni, IA

20
G

Des Moines, IA

20