Iowa Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Private Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 23 private 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 Private 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
N

Orange City, IA

24
C

Pella, 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
F

Ankeny, IA

21
I

Mount Pleasant, IA

21
G

Lamoni, IA

20