Waldorf College

School Highlights
  • Waldorf College serves 1,426 students
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Waldorf College is the only community colleges within Winnebago County, IA.
  • The nearest community college to Waldorf College is Kaplan University-Mason City Campus (22.6 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Waldorf College(IA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty48 staff95 staff
Waldorf College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Waldorf College has grown by 62% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Waldorf College diversity score of 0.34 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,426 students2,620 students
Waldorf College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio30:133:1
Waldorf College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students-1,090 students
Waldorf College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
# Part-Time Students-1,530 students
Waldorf College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity
Waldorf College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
Waldorf College American Indian/Alaskan (2012-2013)
% Asian
Waldorf College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Waldorf College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Waldorf College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Waldorf College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Waldorf College More (2012-2013)
% Non Resident races
Waldorf College Non Resident (2007-2011)
% Unknown races
Waldorf College Ethnicity Breakdown IA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.340.50
Waldorf College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$37,700$36,200
Waldorf College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $20,316 is more than the state average of $15,502. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$20,316$15,502
Waldorf College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%87%
Waldorf College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$20,760$12,000
Waldorf College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,125$6,334
Waldorf College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate69%24%
Waldorf College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Reading410410
Waldorf College SAT Reading (2012-2013)
SAT Math435435
Waldorf College SAT Math (2011-2013)
SAT Writing (Year 2011)445445
ACT Composite2121
Waldorf College ACT Composite (2007-2013)
ACT English1919
Waldorf College ACT English (2007-2013)
ACT Math2020
Waldorf College ACT Math (2007-2013)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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For Iowa public 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 $15,502 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Iowa community colleges have a diversity score of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.