Iowa Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Iowa by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Iowa by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Iowa are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Clarke University leads the list with a $34,424 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Iowa's Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#21 Simpson College

Indianola, Private Not For Profit

$20,145 60%
#22 Hamilton Technical College

Davenport, Private For Profit

$20,036 10%
#23 Waldorf College

Forest City, Private For Profit

$19,435 38%
#24 Grand View University

Des Moines, Private Not For Profit

$19,035 54%
#25 Buena Vista University

Storm Lake, Private Not For Profit

$18,449 60%
#26 Graceland University Lamoni

Lamoni, Private Not For Profit

$17,952 56%
#27 University of Iowa

Iowa City, Public Not For Profit

$17,008 23%
#28 Emmaus Bible College

Dubuque, Private Not For Profit

$15,966 44%
#29 University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, Public Not For Profit

$15,760 17%
#30 Iowa State University

Ames, Public Not For Profit

$15,195 22%
#31 Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

Ankeny, Private Not For Profit

$15,151 41%
#32 Maharishi University of Management

Fairfield, Private Not For Profit

$13,341 46%
#33 AIB College of Business

Des Moines, Private Not For Profit

$12,440 44%
#34 Divine Word College

Epworth, Private Not For Profit

$1,585 91%