Online Colleges in Iowa

For academic year 2019-2020, 60 Iowa colleges offer online degree programs and/or online courses. Of that, 3 schools are online exclusively colleges that all programs are offered via online completely in Iowa. In addition, 11 colleges have online students more than 50% of total enrollment.
Next list summarizes the important statistics for online colleges. For this statistics, we include online completely colleges and colleges with the rate of online students of 50% or more.

52 Online Colleges in Iowa Comparison Table

Next table lists all online colleges located in Iowa. You can sort them to compare the schools focusing on specific topics by clicking each column title. The "-" value in table means that the corresponding data has not been reported or available.
All SchoolsPublicPrivate4 Years CollegeCommunity Colleges
College NameIowa Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent Population (Total)Online Student PopulationNumber of Programs (total)Number of Online ProgramsStudents to Faculty Ratio
Allen College
Waterloo, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,226$19,5126784327911 to 1
Briar Cliff University
Sioux City, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,786$33,3081,076277561211 to 1
Buena Vista University
Storm Lake, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,854$36,4261,8631,003872010 to 1
Clarke University
Dubuque, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,950$35,750855454448 to 1
Cornell College
Mount Vernon, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$40,880$45,9141,00214344-12 to 1
Des Moines Area Community College
Ankeny, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,100$10,20023,05111,414136820 to 1
Dordt University
Sioux Center, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,000$32,8201,662302115214 to 1
Drake University
Des Moines, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,062$44,3664,7741,43079110 to 1
University of Dubuque
Dubuque, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,710$35,7002,1802348215 to 1
Ellsworth Community College
Iowa Falls, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$4,968$5,90473110428116 to 1
Emmaus Bible College
Dubuque, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,520$19,2501942216-7 to 1
Eastern Iowa Community College District
Davenport, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,600$7,7447,0812,154901225 to 1
Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary
Ankeny, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,766$17,65050418518-15 to 1
Graceland University-Lamoni
Lamoni, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$28,110$31,3201,517567511314 to 1
Grand View University
Des Moines, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,516$29,7921,87415349812 to 1
Purdue University Global-Mason City
Mason City, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,352$14,343142142909020 to 1
Purdue University Global-Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,352$14,343411314969520 to 1
Hawkeye Community College
Waterloo, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,790$6,5105,04284070117 to 1
Indian Hills Community College
Ottumwa, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$4,440$5,8803,27947381614 to 1
Iowa Central Community College
Fort Dodge, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,700$8,2004,70466256317 to 1
Iowa Lakes Community College
Estherville, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$6,748$7,1002,288203551415 to 1
Iowa State University
Ames, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,316$24,50431,8224,2893392718 to 1
Iowa Wesleyan University
Mount Pleasant, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$24,600$25,2807048819712 to 1
Iowa Western Community College
Council Bluffs, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$6,120$6,2705,7913,39071918 to 1
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$9,606$31,56930,3183,1754223816 to 1
Kirkwood Community College
Cedar Rapids, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,140$6,73612,2774,594120318 to 1
Loras College
Dubuque, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,886$35,2181,4041845-12 to 1
Maharishi University of Management
Fairfield, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,530$16,5302,01595428312 to 1
Marshalltown Community College
Marshalltown, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$4,968$5,3041,83638345117 to 1
Mercy College of Health Sciences
Des Moines, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,600$18,3328692101638 to 1
Morningside College
Sioux City, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,390$33,9702,4111,23665913 to 1
Mount Mercy University
Cedar Rapids, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,582$35,5061,705352751014 to 1
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,791$8,2772,68143254122 to 1
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,938$21,2229,5079091621917 to 1
Northwestern College
Orange City, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,200$32,9201,49647051511 to 1
Northeast Iowa Community College
Calmar, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$6,000$6,7204,16296974712 to 1
Northwest Iowa Community College
Sheldon, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$6,390$6,6901,66674933913 to 1
Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center
Des Moines, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
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Saint Ambrose University
Davenport, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,016$32,7583,003144119712 to 1
St Luke's College
Sioux City, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,440$20,940211731225 to 1
Simpson College
Indianola, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$37,663$42,2461,2677953311 to 1
Southeastern Community College
West Burlington, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,910$6,0602,26042846615 to 1
Southwestern Community College
Creston, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$5,910$6,1201,50355536514 to 1
Upper Iowa University
Fayette, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,600$32,9453,6102,278935811 to 1
Waldorf University
Forest City, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$21,664$23,0883,0252,343493825 to 1
Wartburg College
Waverly, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,730$45,6801,5635646-12 to 1
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Sioux City, IA
Public, 2-4 years
$4,488$4,5125,3601,688961616 to 1
William Penn University
Oskaloosa, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$25,000$26,6001,35023849415 to 1
Purdue University Global-Davenport
Davenport, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$14,263$14,34330,51230,51211411420 to 1
Purdue University Global-Cedar Falls
Cedar Falls, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,352$14,343149130908920 to 1
Purdue University Global-Des Moines
Urbandale, IA
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,352$14,343760618969520 to 1
Shiloh University
Kalona, IA
Private, 4 years
four-years
$4,510$5,250494914142 to 1
Average$18,255$19,060234,08381,959--14 to 1