Iowa Community Colleges

  • There are 25 community colleges located throughout Iowa (17 public colleges and 8 private colleges), serving 152,112 students.
  • For Iowa community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,714 per year for in-state students and $5,619 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,520 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Iowa community colleges have a diversity score of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 31% (majority Black) and the student:teacher ratio is 33:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(IA) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
5%
Black
10%
White
69%
Two or more races
1%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
11%
IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Iowa Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 2119 Kimberly Rd.
    Bettendorf IA  52722
    (563)344-1500

    369 students
  • 2006 Ankeny Blvd
    Ankeny IA  50023
    (515)964-6241

    23,526 students
  • 306 W River Dr
    Davenport IA  52801
    (563)336-3300

    8,143 students
  • 1100 College Ave
    Iowa Falls IA  50126
    (800)322-9235

    949 students
  • 1501 E Orange Rd
    Waterloo IA  50701
    3192962320

    5,300 students
  • 525 Grandview Ave
    Ottumwa IA  52501
    (641)683-5111

    4,412 students
  • One Triton Circle
    Fort Dodge IA  50501
    (515)576-7201

    5,686 students
  • 19 S 7th St
    Estherville IA  51334
    (712)362-2601

    2,340 students
  • 2700 College Rd
    Council Bluffs IA  51503
    (712)325-3200

    6,547 students
  • 7009 Nordic Drive
    Cedar Falls IA  50613
    (319)277-0220

    403 students
  • 3165 Edgewood Parkway SW
    Cedar Rapids IA  52404
    (319)363-0481

    575 students
  • 1801 East Kimberly Road
    Davenport IA  52807
    (866)527-5268

    52,018 students
  • 4655 121st Street
    Urbandale IA  50323
    (515)727-2100

    874 students
  • Plaza West 2570 4th Street SW
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641)423-2530

    276 students
  • 6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
    Cedar Rapids IA  52406
    (319)398-5411

    14,190 students
  • 3700 S Center St
    Marshalltown IA  50158
    (641)752-7106

    2,041 students
  • 500 College Dr
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641)423-1264

    2,950 students
  • 1625 Hwy 150
    Calmar IA  52132
    (563)562-3263

    7,153 students
  • 603 W Park St
    Sheldon IA  51201
    7123245061

    1,568 students
  • 1500 West Agency Road
    West Burlington IA  52655
    (319)752-2731

    2,987 students
  • 1501 W. Townline Street
    Creston IA  50801
    (641)782-7081

    1,600 students
  • St Luke's College
    Private, non-profit
    2720 Stone Park Blvd
    Sioux City IA  51104
    (712)279-3149

    254 students
  • Vatterott College-Des Moines
    Private, for profit
    7000 Fleur Drive
    Des Moines IA  50321
    (515)309-9000

    194 students
  • Waldorf College
    Private, for profit
    106 S Sixth St
    Forest City IA  50436
    (641)585-2450

    1,426 students
  • 4647 Stone Ave
    Sioux City IA  51106
    (800)352-4649

    6,331 students
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