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General Engineering Schools in Iowa

11 students earned Engineering degrees in Iowa in the 2020-2021 year.

A General Engineering major is the 106th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in Iowa

Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

In Iowa, a engineering major is more popular with men than with women.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of engineering majors in Iowa is as follows:

  • Asian: 9.1%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.1%
  • White: 54.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 27.3%
  • Other Races: 0.0%

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in Iowa

In this state, there are 4,650 people employed in jobs related to an engineering degree, compared to 367,850 nationwide.


Wages for General Engineering Jobs in Iowa

In this state, engineering grads earn an average of $116,060. Nationwide, they make an average of $113,680.


There is one school in the state that offers this degree.


University of Iowa

Iowa City
11 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
30,318 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.20%. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $48,768 after earning their degree at this institution.

General Engineering Careers in IA

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title IA Job Growth IA Median Salary
Engineering Professors 14% $102,490
Engineers 9% $75,280
Architectural and Engineering Managers 9% $114,740

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to engineering.

Major Annual Graduates in IA
Engineering Mechanics 79
Civil Engineering 79
Computer Engineering 71
Biomedical Engineering 62
Industrial Engineering 51
Agricultural Engineering 25
Aeronautical Engineering 21
Chemical Engineering 18

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