The Best Iowa Colleges for a 3.5 GPA

What Iowa colleges will likely accept a 3.5 grade point average?

A GPA of 3.5 or B+ average places you in the middle of the academic range at these Iowa schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported high school grade point averages for a large portion of Iowa schools and selected 16 where students have a good possibility of getting in with a 3.5. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to explore further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.5 range.

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College Avg GPA Chance
Iowa Colleges for a 3.5 GPA GPA Chance
Coe College 3.58 Avg -
Cornell College 3.53 Avg -
Drake University 3.7 Avg -
Luther College 3.66 Avg -
Northwestern College 3.53 Avg -
Dordt College 3.5 Avg -
University of Iowa 3.61 Avg -
Iowa State University 3.6 Avg -
Morningside College 3.38 Good
Central College 3.61 Avg -
Clarke University 3.52 Avg -
Wartburg College 3.47 Avg +
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary 3.39 Good
Mount Mercy University 3.4 Good
Buena Vista University 3.4 Good
Loras College 3.42 Avg +