Iowa Community Colleges By Tuition Cost

For Iowa community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,866 per year for in-state students and $5,422 for out-of-state students (2022).
For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,086 per year.
The community college with the highest tuition in Iowa is Waldorf University, with a tuition of $20,316.
The community college with the lowest tuition is Northeast Iowa Community College, with a tuition of $3,060.
Tuition Cost Range: $3,060 $20,316 Avg. Tuition Cost: $7,962

Iowa Community Colleges By Tuition Cost (2022)

  • College Avg. Tuition Location
  • Rank: #11.$3,060
    ($2,910 in-state
    $3,210 out-state)

    1625 Hwy 150
    Calmar, IA 52132
    (563) 562-3263
  • Rank: #22.
    Marshalltown Community College
    Public
    $4,416
    ($4,296 in-state
    $4,536 out-state)

    3700 S Center St
    Marshalltown, IA 50158
    (641) 752-7106
  • Rank: #33.$4,440
    ($4,200 in-state
    $4,680 out-state)

    101 W Third Street
    Davenport, IA 52801
    (563) 336-3300
  • Rank: #44.
    Kirkwood Community College
    Public
    $4,480
    ($4,060 in-state
    $4,900 out-state)

    6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
    (319) 398-5411
  • Rank: #55.
    Iowa Western Community College
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    Public
    $4,635
    ($4,560 in-state
    $4,710 out-state)

    2700 College Rd
    Council Bluffs, IA 51503
    (712) 325-3200
  • Rank: #66.
    Indian Hills Community College
    Public
    $4,650
    ($3,720 in-state
    $5,580 out-state)

    525 Grandview Ave
    Ottumwa, IA 52501
    (641) 683-5111
  • Rank: #77.
    Southeastern Community College
    Public
    $4,665
    ($4,590 in-state
    $4,740 out-state)

    1500 West Agency Road
    West Burlington, IA 52655
    (319) 752-2731
  • Rank: #88.
    Ellsworth Community College
    Public
    $4,680
    ($4,296 in-state
    $5,064 out-state)

    1100 College Ave
    Iowa Falls, IA 50126
    (800) 322-9235
  • Rank: #99.
    Southwestern Community College
    Public
    $4,905
    ($4,800 in-state
    $5,010 out-state)

    1501 West Townline Street
    Creston, IA 50801
    (641) 782-7081
  • Rank: #1010.$5,655
    ($5,460 in-state
    $5,850 out-state)

    603 W Park St
    Sheldon, IA 51201
    (712) 324-5061
  • Rank: #1111.$5,684
    ($4,703 in-state
    $6,664 out-state)

    500 College Dr
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641) 423-1264
  • Rank: #1212.
    Iowa Lakes Community College
    Public
    $5,692
    ($5,516 in-state
    $5,868 out-state)

    19 S 7th St
    Estherville, IA 51334
    (712) 362-2601
  • Rank: #1313.
    Iowa Central Community College
    Public
    $5,783
    ($4,710 in-state
    $6,855 out-state)

    One Triton Circle
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 576-7201
  • Rank: #1414.
    Ross College-Quad Cities
    Private for-profit
    $12,123
    ($12,123 in-state
    $12,123 out-state)

    2119 Kimberly Rd.
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 344-1500
  • Rank: #1515.$13,956
    ($13,956 in-state
    $13,956 out-state)

    1801 East Kimberly Road, Suite 1
    Davenport, IA 52807
    (866) 527-5268
  • Rank: #1616.$15,352
    ($15,352 in-state
    $15,352 out-state)

    4655 North West 121 Street
    Urbandale, IA 50323
    (515) 727-2100
  • Rank: #1717.
    St Luke's College
    Private not-for-profit
    $18,820
    ($18,820 in-state
    $18,820 out-state)

    2720 Stone Park Blvd
    Sioux City, IA 51104
    (712) 279-3149
  • Rank: #1818.
    Waldorf University
    Private for-profit
    $20,316
    ($20,316 in-state
    $20,316 out-state)

    106 S Sixth St
    Forest City, IA 50436
    (641) 585-2450
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