Iowa Community Colleges By Tuition Cost

For Iowa community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,984 per year for in-state students and $6,485 for out-of-state students (2021-22).
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.

Iowa Community Colleges By Tuition Cost (2021-22)

  • College Tuition Location
  • Rank: #11.$3,060
    1625 Hwy 150
    Calmar, IA 52132
    (563) 562-3263
  • Rank: #22.
    Marshalltown Community College
    Public
    $4,416
    3700 S Center St
    Marshalltown, IA 50158
    (641) 752-7106
  • Rank: #33.$4,440
    101 W Third Street
    Davenport, IA 52801
    (563) 336-3300
  • Rank: #44.
    Kirkwood Community College
    Public
    $4,480
    6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
    (319) 398-5411
  • Rank: #55.
    Iowa Western Community College
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    Public
    $4,635
    2700 College Rd
    Council Bluffs, IA 51503
    (712) 325-3200
  • Rank: #66.
    Indian Hills Community College
    Public
    $4,650
    525 Grandview Ave
    Ottumwa, IA 52501
    (641) 683-5111
  • Rank: #77.
    Southeastern Community College
    Public
    $4,665
    1500 West Agency Road
    West Burlington, IA 52655
    (319) 752-2731
  • Rank: #88.
    Ellsworth Community College
    Public
    $4,680
    1100 College Ave
    Iowa Falls, IA 50126
    (800) 322-9235
  • Rank: #99.
    Southwestern Community College
    Public
    $4,905
    1501 West Townline Street
    Creston, IA 50801
    (641) 782-7081
  • Rank: #1010.$5,655
    603 W Park St
    Sheldon, IA 51201
    (712) 324-5061
  • Rank: #1111.$5,684
    500 College Dr
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641) 423-1264
  • Rank: #1212.
    Iowa Lakes Community College
    Public
    $5,692
    19 S 7th St
    Estherville, IA 51334
    (712) 362-2601
  • Rank: #1313.
    Iowa Central Community College
    Public
    $5,783
    One Triton Circle
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 576-7201
  • Rank: #1414.
    Ross College-Quad Cities
    Private for-profit
    $12,123
    2119 Kimberly Rd.
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 344-1500
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.$15,352
    7009 Nordic Drive
    Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    (319) 277-0220
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.$15,352
    4655 North West 121 Street
    Urbandale, IA 50323
    (515) 727-2100
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.$15,352
    2570 4th Street SW
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641) 423-2530
  • Rank: #15-1815.- 18.$15,352
    3165 Edgewood Parkway SW
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
    (319) 363-0481
  • Rank: #1919.
    St Luke's College
    Private not-for-profit
    $18,820
    2720 Stone Park Blvd
    Sioux City, IA 51104
    (712) 279-3149
  • Rank: #2020.
    Waldorf University
    Private, for profit
    $20,316
    106 S Sixth St
    Forest City, IA 50436
    (800) 292-1903
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