Iowa State University (ISU) - public higher education institution in United States. ISU was founded in 1858. The main building of the university is located in Ames inside an urban campus.

University ranking. Iowa State University never leaves the national rankings of the top universities of United States. The university is among the best 5% worldwide, ranking 249 in international ratings. Strong suits of the university are: «Engineering and Technology», «Life Sciences and Medicine», «Natural Science», «Mathematics», «Physics», «Chemistry», «Economics & Business». The university is considered to be among the best in the quality of education and ranks in the top 400 in that criterion.

Application process and the cost of tuition. Кроме результатов экзаменов для поступления в учебное заведение необходимо предоставить информацию о предыдущей успеваемости. The majority of applicants who submitted their application to ISU successfully enroll, as the competition is 90 accepted students per 100 applicants. Iowa State University divides its academic year into semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 7,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at ISU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 9,000 USD. In addition, the scholarships provided by the university allow for partial coverage of tuition expenses. A wide range of online courses is available for the students of ISU. More information could be found on the official website of the university

The composition of the university. Iowa State University is a big educational institution, attended by more than 32 thousand students. Both citizens and foreigners are able to apply. Among the students every 9 is a foreigner. The academic staff includes more than 1800 teachers and professors. The university has international partners which allows its students to participate in exchange programs. The university has social media profiles Itunes, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin, where you can learn more about it.

Infrastructure of ISU. The university has its own library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered. In addition to the Association of American Universities (AAU) the university is also a part of the following associations - Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU), Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
Ranking   249   65
Country United States
City Ames
Bachelor (foreigners) 7,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 9,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 7,500 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 7,500 USD/year.
Living expenses $859 -1,425 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 90%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1858
Abbreviation ISU
Teachers 1,766
Students 32,951
Foreigners 11%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Science with practice
• The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU)
• Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA)
• Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
World ranking 249
Country ranking 65
Academic Reputation 355
Citations per Faculty 152
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology 366
Life Sciences and Medicine 237
Natural Science 194
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics 151
Physics 51
Chemistry 101
Economics & Business 151
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 249
QS World University Rankings 355
ARWU Academic Ranking 151
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة ولاية ايوا
German Iowa State University
Spanish Universidad Estatal de Iowa
French Université d'État de l'Iowa
Japanese アイオワ州立大学
Korean 아이오와주립대학교
Portuguese Universidade Estadual de Lowa
Russian Университет штата Айова
Chinese 爱荷华州立大学
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Iowa State University - Official Description

Iowa State is a large, prestigious university with a friendly hometown personality. Its 26,000 students choose from 100+ majors, study with world class scholars and keep more than 500 student organizations going strong. Academics U.S. News & World Report ranks Iowa State among the top 50 public national universities. Half of ISU freshman get an early boost in academic success by participating in Iowa State's highly touted learning communities. So many students study or work abroad that ISU is 18th in the nation in that category.

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