Colleges in Mason City, Iowa Statistics

Mason City is a city in Iowa. According to 2019 Census data, the population is 26,931 (estimated). For the academic year 2019-2020, three colleges are active for serving college programs in Mason City, Iowa. In addition, there are 3 colleges located within 30 miles from Mason City.
By school types, there are two public and one private schools. By school levels, there are one 4-years (or high) schools and two 2-4 years schools (community colleges) based on the IPEDS data.
All Three schools offer undergraduate programs and one schools offer graduate programs. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the schools in Mason City, Iowa is $10,572 for Iowa residents and $13,423 for out-of-state students.
A total of 2,877 students enrolled in schools in Mason City, Iowa, of which 574 students enrolled in online degree programs exclusively. The average student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Colleges in Mason Comparison Table

The following table lists 3 colleges located in Mason City and 1 schools near Mason City, Iowa ordered by distance from Mason City. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
You can sort the table by column by clicking/touching column titles. The colleges in light blue rows are located in the city limit and other schools are not located in, but near the city.
College NameDistance From Mason CityUndergraduate Tuition & FeesPopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty RatioGraduate Tuition & FeesAverage Financial Aid
La James College of Hairstyling and Cosmetology
Mason City, IA
Private, 2-4 years
0.35 miles$17,6505473%7 to 1-$6,214
Purdue University Global-Mason City
Mason City, IA
Public, 4 years
1.98 miles$14,343142-20 to 1$11,414$4,905
North Iowa Area Community College
Mason City, IA
Public, 2-4 years
3.51 miles$8,2772,68152%22 to 1-$4,576
Waldorf University
Forest City, IA
Private, 4 years
23.64 miles$23,0883,02552%25 to 1$4,775$9,265
Average-$13,4232,87763%16 to 1$11,414$5,232