University of Northern Iowa

Cedar Falls, IA
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Cedar Falls, IA, 1227 W 27th St
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A
Activities and Groups A-
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Excellent

University of Northern Iowa is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 11,981 students and offering 179 degrees in Cedar Falls, IA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Northern Iowa.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
1,063 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics
0
Art Studies
15
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
3
Business Teacher Education
7
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
15
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
25
Curriculum and Instruction
2
Education
1
Education/teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
0
Education/teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
2
Education/teaching of the Gifted and Talented
0
Educational/instructional Technology
4
Educational Leadership and Administration
8
Elementary and Middle School Administration/principalship
48
Elementary Education and Teaching
240
22
English Language and Literature
64
5
Foreign Language Teacher Education
0
Foreign Languages and Literatures
0
French Language and Literature
4
1
German Language and Literature
3
0
Health and Physical Education/fitness
61
10
Health Teacher Education
0
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
37
0
Kindergarten/preschool Education and Teaching
58
0
Liberal Arts
71
Music Teacher Education
22
1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
24
Reading Teacher Education
2
Rhetoric and Composition
0
Russian Language and Literature
0
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
3
Social Science Teacher Education
32
0
Spanish Language and Literature
26
7
Special Education and Teaching
14
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
77
6
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
60
42
Speech Teacher Education
2
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
17
15
Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
522 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
101
23
Applied Economics
20
Business Administration and Management
82
38
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
1
Economics
11
Finance
77
Finance and Financial Management Services
15
International Marketing
6
Investments and Securities
6
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
35
Marketing/marketing Management
72
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
0
Organizational Communication
0
Organizational Leadership
10
Real Estate
25
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
503 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
13
Asian Studies/civilization
0
Clinical Psychology
4
Community Health Services/liaison/counseling
1
Counseling Psychology
0
Educational Psychology
5
Family and Community Services
74
History
45
6
Humanities/humanistic Studies
1
International/global Studies
10
Library and Information Science
12
Mental Health Counseling/counselor
11
Philosophy
9
Political Science
27
Psychology
118
4
Public Administration
22
Public Policy Analysis
12
Religion/religious Studies
8
School Psychology
5
Social Work
61
32
Sociology
22
0
Women's Studies
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Mathematics and Science
261 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
10
0
Bioinformatics
0
Biological and Physical Sciences
10
1
Biology
112
5
Biotechnology
0
0
Chemistry
11
0
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
4
Environmental Health
0
Geography
12
5
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
0
Geology/earth Science
18
Mathematics
41
2
Microbiology
1
Physics
10
Physics
0
Statistics
19
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Art and Design
133 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
7
Conducting
1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
10
Fine Arts
37
0
Graphic Design
25
Interior Design
18
Jazz/jazz Studies
0
0
Keyboard Instruments
1
Music
13
3
Music History, Literature, and Theory
1
Music Performance
2
8
Music Technology
2
Music Theory and Composition
1
1
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Communication and Media
119 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
53
Mass Communication
2
Public Relations/image Management
63
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Engineering
97 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biomedical Sciences
12
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
1
Electromechanical Technology/electromechanical Engineering Technology
14
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields
0
0
Engineering Technology
1
Environmental Science
7
4
Industrial Technology/technician
30
10
2
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician
16
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
93 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
0
Computer Science
40
0
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
3
Graphic Communications
14
0
Management Information Systems
36
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Healthcare
81 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
21
6
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
6
Gerontology
15
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
22
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
11
Public Health Education and Promotion
0
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Hospitality
81 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
75
5
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Legal and Law
78 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
77
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Trades and Careers
33 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Apparel and Textiles
15
Construction Management
18
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
13
Agriculture
6 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
6
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Northern Iowa.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biological and Physical Sciences
Educational/instructional Technology
Elementary and Middle School Administration/principalship
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature
Health and Physical Education/fitness
Industrial Technology/technician
Liberal Arts
Library and Information Science
Mathematics
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
Biology, The Study of Religion, Class of 2011

Opportunities to practice interviews and resumes, senior year capstone

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting , Class of 2012

Two career fairs and many opportunities to meet with companies

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Health Promotion , Class of 2013

I was able to get a job on campus related to health promotion, which allowed me to network with professionals and professors in a closed level. I attended national conferences through my on campus job. I'm my major, it is required to do at least 1 internship before graduation. I did 3. The classes are designed to give hands on experience.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management-Business Administration, Class of 2000

Networking, exposure to the principles of business.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Technology Management, Class of 2015

Career fairs, a production lab

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
Biology, The Study of Religion, Class of 2011

Always willing to help eachother

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Marketing and Marketing Education, Class of 1984

Friendly, outgoing, interested in career

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting , Class of 2012

Small town feel with many big university options

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management-Business Administration, Class of 2000

white, middle-class; not boat rockers

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Technology Management, Class of 2015

Most very friendly and respectable

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
Biology, The Study of Religion, Class of 2011

Library and union are the best

Rated January 2016
Alumni
elementary & early childhood education , Class of 2013

Some older buildings, lots of renovations going on now to improve facilities. Great sports facilities. Yummy dining halls, beautiful brick buildings.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Accounting, Class of 1990

lived off campus, lived with family

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Health Promotion , Class of 2013

There are 2 dining halls at uni and take and go dining for students with busy schedules. There are 24 hour computer land with free printing and dorms.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Management-Business Administration, Class of 2000

very nice, about 5-10 years behind the times but very well maintained

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Technology Management, Class of 2015

Pretty new and up to date. Wifi on campus is the only thing that really sucked

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 8 Reviews
Alumni
elementary & early childhood education , Class of 2013

Greek life, student government, intramurals,

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Health Promotion , Class of 2013

Unsure what is most popular but athletics are well attended. There are clubs and groups for almost every interest and if there isn't a group, you can always apply to student gov to start a group.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Technology Management, Class of 2015

Quitich games and intramural activities

Rated January 2016
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