Largest Iowa Community Colleges

The average community college in Iowa has approximately 4,029 students (2021).
The community colleges with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The largest community college in Iowa is Des Moines Area Community College with 23,474 students.

Largest Iowa Community Colleges (2021)

  • College # Students Location
  • Rank: #11.23,474
    2006 Ankeny Blvd
    Ankeny IA  50023
    (515) 964-6241
  • Rank: #22.
    Kirkwood Community College
    Public
    13,906
    6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
    Cedar Rapids IA  52406
    (319) 398-5411
  • Rank: #33.7,771
    101 W Third Street
    Davenport IA  52801
    (563) 336-3300
  • Rank: #44.
    Iowa Western Community College
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    Public
    5,962
    2700 College Rd
    Council Bluffs IA  51503
    (712) 325-3200
  • Rank: #55.5,674
    4647 Stone Ave
    Sioux City IA  51102
    (712) 274-6400
  • Rank: #66.
    Iowa Central Community College
    Public
    5,390
    One Triton Circle
    Fort Dodge IA  50501
    (515) 576-7201
  • Rank: #77.
    Hawkeye Community College
    Public
    5,263
    1501 E Orange Rd
    Waterloo IA  50701
    (319) 296-2320
  • Rank: #88.4,449
    1625 Hwy 150
    Calmar IA  52132
    (563) 562-3263
  • Rank: #99.
    Indian Hills Community College
    Public
    3,918
    525 Grandview Ave
    Ottumwa IA  52501
    (641) 683-5111
  • Rank: #1010.2,995
    500 College Dr
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641) 423-1264
  • Rank: #1111.
    Southeastern Community College
    Public
    2,548
    1500 West Agency Road
    West Burlington IA  52655
    (319) 752-2731
  • Rank: #1212.
    Iowa Lakes Community College
    Public
    2,051
    19 S 7th St
    Estherville IA  51334
    (712) 362-2601
  • Rank: #1313.
    Marshalltown Community College
    Public
    1,931
    3700 S Center St
    Marshalltown IA  50158
    (641) 752-7106
  • Rank: #1414.1,747
    603 W Park St
    Sheldon IA  51201
    (712) 324-5061
  • Rank: #1515.
    Southwestern Community College
    Public
    1,547
    1501 West Townline Street
    Creston IA  50801
    (641) 782-7081
  • Rank: #1616.
    Waldorf University
    Private, for profit
    1,426
    106 S Sixth St
    Forest City IA  50436
    (800) 292-1903
  • Rank: #1717.
    Ellsworth Community College
    Public
    796
    1100 College Ave
    Iowa Falls IA  50126
    (800) 322-9235
  • Rank: #1818.760
    4655 North West 121 Street
    Urbandale IA  50323
    (515) 727-2100
  • Rank: #1919.411
    3165 Edgewood Parkway SW
    Cedar Rapids IA  52404
    (319) 363-0481
  • Rank: #2020.
    St Luke's College
    Private not-for-profit
    273
    2720 Stone Park Blvd
    Sioux City IA  51104
    (712) 279-3149
  • Rank: #2121.149
    7009 Nordic Drive
    Cedar Falls IA  50613
    (319) 277-0220
  • Rank: #2222.142
    2570 4th Street SW
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641) 423-2530
  • Rank: #2323.
    Ross College-Quad Cities
    Private for-profit
    76
    2119 Kimberly Rd.
    Bettendorf IA  52722
    (563) 344-1500
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