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Liberal Arts General Studies in Iowa

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Liberal Arts General Studies Schools in Iowa

15 Liberal Arts students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Liberal Arts General Studies is the 93rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in Iowa

Liberal Arts majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 11
Post-Master’s Certificate 3
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in IA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of liberal arts majors in Iowa is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.7%
  • Black or African American: 6.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 40.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 26.7%
  • Other Races: 20.0%
Liberal Arts General Studies Majors in IA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Liberal Arts General Studies Grads in Iowa

2,250 people in the state and 183,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to liberal arts.

Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. IA

Wages for Liberal Arts General Studies Jobs in Iowa

Liberal Arts grads earn an average of $71,300 in the state and $76,990 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Iowa that offer liberal arts degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
1,861 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. Graduates earn an average $17,400 after graduation. It takes the average student 4.31 years to graduate.


University of Iowa

Iowa City
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
72% Graduation Rate
31,240 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%. The full-time teacher rate is 84%.

Liberal Arts General Studies Careers in IA

Some of the careers liberal arts majors go into include:

Job Title IA Job Growth IA Median Salary
Professors 9% $54,370

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