College Fast Facts

#1 — College of Education in Iowa

Top 20% — Best Global Universities (U.S. News and World Report)

Top 6% — the National Council on Teacher Quality’s (NCTQ) rank for the college’s elementary education program

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Globally Respected Big 10 Research 1 Institution

Top 2% — NCTQ’s rank for the college’s secondary education programs

306 — the number of graduate students awarded graduate assistantships.

45 — number of graduate-level courses

Over 28,000 — alumni that live and work in 99 Iowa counties and 50 states,

74 — number of countries our alumni live in

$233,000 — the amount of scholarship funding awarded to the college’s top students.

50 — the number of privately supported scholarships awarded to 100 individual students.

$9.4 million  — the amount of external grant funding more than 30 faculty members (representing all four departments) received.

94% — Counseling Psychology Program’s pass rate on the Examination for Professional Practice in Psychology.

#8 —’s national report ranking for the college’s doctoral program.

#43 — the College’s U.S. News & World Report rank

7,100 — the number of students from Iowa, the U.S., and abroad that participated in the center’s programs this year.


Lois Gray

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Director, Office of Strategic Communications
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