Iowa Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Iowa by Average Net Price for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Iowa by Average Net Price

The lowest 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. Divine Word College leads the list with a $1,585 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 2018/2019 academic year.

Iowa's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#21 Loras College

Dubuque, Private Not For Profit

$21,751 51%
#22 Wartburg College

Waverly, Private Not For Profit

$22,363 59%
#23 Morningside College

Sioux City, Private Not For Profit

$22,831 48%
#24 Central College

Pella, Private Not For Profit

$23,343 54%
#25 Luther College

Decorah, Private Not For Profit

$23,805 57%
#26 Northwestern College

Orange City, Private Not For Profit

$24,085 44%
#27 University of Dubuque

Dubuque, Private Not For Profit

$26,193 44%
#28 Saint Ambrose University

Davenport, Private Not For Profit

$26,561 40%
#29 Dordt College

Sioux Center, Private Not For Profit

$26,570 38%
#30 Iowa Wesleyan College

Mount Pleasant, Private Not For Profit

$27,540 27%
#31 Cornell College

Mount Vernon, Private Not For Profit

$28,566 48%
#32 Grinnell College

Grinnell, Private Not For Profit

$29,404 57%
#33 Drake University

Des Moines, Private Not For Profit

$30,265 45%
#34 Clarke University

Dubuque, Private Not For Profit

$34,424 25%