School Highlights

Waldorf University serves 3,071 students (70% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 3,071 students
  • Private-state tuition: $20,316
  • Acceptance Rate: 66%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 74%
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

The teacher population of 274 teachers has grown by 191% over five years.
Waldorf University
(IA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
274 staff
274 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Waldorf University has grown by 115% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The Waldorf University diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,071 students
2,478 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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# Full-Time Students
2,138 students
1,163 students
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# Part-Time Students
933 students
1,315 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
117 students
203 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,619 students
1,163 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
519 students
61 students
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IA All Graduation Breakdown
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
933 students
1,315 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
493 students
411 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
n/a
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% Asian
n/a
2%
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% Hispanic
3%
8%
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% Black
6%
6%
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% White
26%
69%
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% Hawaiian
1%
n/a
% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
60%
11%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.57
0.50
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
3.27%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.78%
0.01%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$37,700
$34,700
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Waldorf University and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of IA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $20,316 is more than the state average of $17,086. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$20,316
$17,086
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
96%
88%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$18,800
$11,250
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,125
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
66%
29%
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SAT Reading
515
515
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SAT Math
505
505
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SAT Writing (Year 2011)
445
445
ACT Composite
20
20
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ACT English
21
21
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ACT Math
20
20
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Waldorf University cost?

Waldorf University's private state tuition is approximately $20,316.

What is the acceptance rate of Waldorf University?

The acceptance rate of Waldorf University is 66%, which is higher than the state average of 29%.

What is Waldorf University's ranking?

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 3,071 students
  • Private-state tuition: $20,316
  • Acceptance Rate: 66%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Minority enrollment: 74%
  • Source: Verified school update

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