EDUCATION

THE FACTS

Iowa has one of the highest graduation rates in the country at 88.7%.

Iowa students score an ACT test average of 22.2, compared to a national average of just 21

Iowa ranks 2nd overall in ACT test scores.

There are over 30 colleges and universities within 90 miles of the Prosperity Eastern Iowa region each with outstanding programs.

4-year, Catholic, co-ed, liberal arts college founded in 1843
Location: 1550 Clarke Drive, Dubuque, IA
Private, not-for-profit

4-year, Catholic, co-ed, liberal arts college founded in 1839
Location: 1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, IA
Private, not-for-profit

4-year, Presbyterian university 
Location: 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA
Private, not-for-profit

2-year educational institution; public, tax-supported
Location: 10250 Sundown Road, Peosta, IA

2-year, community college founded in 1966 
Main Campus Location: 6301 Kirkwood Blvd. SW . Cedar Rapids, IA

4-year, public university founded in 1847 
Location: 2222 Old Hwy 218 S, Iowa City, IA

4-year, public university founded in 1876 
Location: University Ave & Campus St., Cedar Falls, IA

4-year public university founded in 1866 
Location: 1 University Plaza, Platteville, WI

4-year, Catholic co-educational college founded in 1969 
Location: 1330 Elmhurst Drive, Cedar Rapids, IA

4-year, private liberal arts college founded in 1851 
Location: 1220 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, IA

4-year, private liberal arts college founded in 1853 
Location: 600 First Street SW, Mount Vernon, IA