As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of Iowa offers 74 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 1,083 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 741 Bachelor's degrees, 149 Master's degrees, 110 Doctoral degrees, and 83 Certificates.
Iowa State University offers 74 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 740 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 534 Bachelor's degrees, 113 Doctoral degrees, 80 Master's degrees, and 13 Certificates.
University of Northern Iowa offers 18 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 203 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 185 Bachelor's degrees, and 18 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Iowa Iowa City, IA||23 : 1||31,240|
|Iowa State University Ames, IA||22 : 1||33,372|
|University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA||22 : 1||10,477|
|Grinnell College Grinnell, IA||8 : 1||1,733|
|Drake University Des Moines, IA||16 : 1||4,884|
|Coe College Cedar Rapids, IA||13 : 1||1,430|
|Luther College Decorah, IA||12 : 1||1,951|
|Cornell College Mount Vernon, IA||13 : 1||1,020|
|Morningside College Sioux City, IA||34 : 1||2,599|
|Wartburg College Waverly, IA||17 : 1||1,505|
|Loras College Dubuque, IA||14 : 1||1,416|
|Simpson College Indianola, IA||17 : 1||1,355|
|Saint Ambrose University Davenport, IA||15 : 1||2,968|
|Mount Mercy University Cedar Rapids, IA||23 : 1||1,807|
|Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport, IA||17 : 1||2,194|
|Central College Pella, IA||12 : 1||1,163|
|Grand View University Des Moines, IA||21 : 1||1,889|
|Northwestern College Orange City, IA||17 : 1||1,412|
|Buena Vista University Storm Lake, IA||22 : 1||1,815|
|Graceland University-Lamoni Lamoni, IA||23 : 1||1,733|