Iowa State University

The Iowa State University is established in and located at Ames, Iowa 50011-2030. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 266 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Iowa State University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Iowa State University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 27 Subject areas as well as 159 specializations.

Contact Details

3410 Beardshear Hall
Ames, IA 50011-2030
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Iowa State University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 40
Graduate application fee
: $ 40

Admissions & Requirements

Iowa State University Undergraduate application fees is $40 and Graduate application fees $40. Below table’s shows Iowa State University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 460 620
SAT Math 530 680
ACT Composite 22 28
ACT English 21 28
ACT Math 22 28

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $6,648 $1,078 $277
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $6,648 $1,078 $277
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $19,200 $1,078 $800
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $7,848 $1,032 $436
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $7,848 $1,032 $436
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $20,158 $1,032 $1,120

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $7,721 $7,721 $7,621 $7,472
On campus, other expenses $2,430 $2,430 $2,370 $3,438
Off campus (not with family), room and board $7,721 $7,721 $7,621 $7,472
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $2,430 $2,430 $2,370 $3,438
Off campus (with family), other expenses $2,430 $2,430 $2,370 $3,438


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Big Twelve Conference
Basketball Big Twelve Conference
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track Big Twelve Conference


Scholarship Name Majors Award amount Deadline Awards available
Academic Recognition Scholarship All Fields of Study $500 Varies Varies
American Indian Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 1-May Varies
Fred Schleiter Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 1-Mar Varies
George and Helen Booth Scholarship All Fields of Study $1,000 1-Mar Varies
George Washington Carver Tuition Scholarship All Fields of Study Varies 1-May 60
IPSCO Scholarship All Fields of Study $1,500 1-Mar Varies
Jessie V. Coles Scholarship All Fields of Study $1,000 1-Mar Varies

Iowa State University Majors with degree levels

The Iowa State University is up with semester based academics that offer 159 majors.

  • Master Degree : 98 Majors
  • Bachelor Degree : 96 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 72 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Iowa State University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Iowa State University College.