Best Education Colleges in Iowa

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We have created a 2021 ranking of the best colleges in Iowa that offer Education degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 14 Education schools located within Iowa. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Education Colleges in Iowa for 2021

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Graceland University-Lamoni Lamoni, IA

Graceland University-Lamoni offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a remote rural. In 2015, 11 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 11 Master's degrees.

2 University of Iowa Iowa City, IA

University of Iowa offers 0 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city.

Based on 76 Reviews
3 Iowa State University Ames, IA

Iowa State University offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 3 Master's degrees, 2 Certificates degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 52 Reviews
4 University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA

University of Northern Iowa offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 32 Reviews
5 Morningside College Sioux City, IA

Morningside College offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a small city.

Based on 4 Reviews
6 Clarke University Dubuque, IA

Clarke University offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
7 Dordt College Sioux Center, IA

Dordt College offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a remote town.

Based on 4 Reviews
8 Briar Cliff University Sioux City, IA

Briar Cliff University offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a very small private university in a small city. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 9 Master's degrees.

9 Loras College Dubuque, IA

Loras College offers 0 Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city.

10 Maharishi University of Management Fairfield, IA

Maharishi University of Management offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a remote town. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 6 Bachelor's degrees, and 6 Master's degrees.

List of all Education Colleges in Iowa

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Graceland University-Lamoni Graceland University-Lamoni Lamoni, IA
5/5
25 : 1 2,300
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
Iowa State University Iowa State University Ames, IA
2/5
22 : 1 35,714
University of Northern Iowa University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA
2/5
19 : 1 11,981
Morningside College Morningside College Sioux City, IA
5/5
21 : 1 2,797
Clarke University Clarke University Dubuque, IA
5/5
10 : 1 1,075
Dordt College Dordt College Sioux Center, IA
5/5
15 : 1 1,458
Briar Cliff University Briar Cliff University Sioux City, IA
5/5
17 : 1 1,149
Loras College Loras College Dubuque, IA
5/5
14 : 1 1,528
Maharishi University of Management Maharishi University of Management Fairfield, IA
5/5
16 : 1 1,530
Iowa Wesleyan University Iowa Wesleyan University Mount Pleasant, IA
5/5
16 : 1 457
William Penn University William Penn University Oskaloosa, IA
4/5
20 : 1 1,635
Allen College Allen College Waterloo, IA
4/5
12 : 1 611
Buena Vista University Buena Vista University Storm Lake, IA
5/5
12 : 1 2,322

Search Education Programs

  • Program Descriptions
    • BS: Early Childhood Educ Interdisciplinary Studies
    • BS: Elementary Educ Interdisciplinary Studies
    • CERT: Gifted Education
    • CERT: Middle Grades
    • CERT: Preschool
    • CERT: School Leadership
    • EDD: Doctor of Education: Curriculum & Instruction
    • EDD: Doctor of Education: Leadership
    • EDS: Education Specialist: Curriculum & Instruction
    • EDS: Education Specialist: Educational Leadership
    • M.Ed. Teaching & Learning: History
    • M.Ed: Educational Admin/Supervision (TC)
    • M.Ed: Program Specialist-Math
    • M.Ed: Program Specialist-Reading
    • M.Ed: School Counseling (TC)
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning Student Services
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Early Childhood
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Elementary Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-English
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Gifted Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Leadership
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Middle Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Special Education
    • M.Ed: Teaching & Learning-Technology&Online
    • M.Ed: Teaching and Learning
    • MA Teaching: Middle Grades
    • MAT: Elementary Education
    • MAT: Secondary Education
    • MAT: Special Education
    • PhD Counseling: Counselor ED and Supervision
  • Program Descriptions
    • EdD in Leadership for Change (Online + Face-to-Face)
    • PhD in Infant and Early Childhood Development (Online + Face-to-Face)
    • MAEd in Digital Teaching and Learning
  • Program Descriptions
    • MS - Teaching and Learning
  • Program Descriptions
    • Master of Education in Early Childhood
    • Associate of Arts in Liberal Studies - Early Childhood Education Track

Additional Education Degree Facts for Iowa Schools

Iowa Schools offering online Education degrees

Online Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 11 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Graceland University-Lamoni 0 0 0 11 0
Briar Cliff University 0 0 0 9 0
How many Iowa schools offer online Education degrees?
  • 2 Master's

What Education degree programs were earned in Iowa?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 9 Colleges 29 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 1 Colleges 2 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 4 Colleges 2 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 6 Colleges 36 Graduates
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