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Allen College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Allen College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Allen College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Allen College was awarded 4 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Allen College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Allen College?

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Allen College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Allen College it is much better at 8 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Allen College is 49%. This is comparable to the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  49 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Allen College

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Allen College Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 339 undergraduates at Allen College with 306 being full-time and 33 being part-time.

How Much Does Allen College Cost?

The student loan default rate at Allen College is 0.8%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Allen College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Allen College make about $50,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is good news for future Allen College graduates since it is 28% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


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Location of Allen College

Allen College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Waterloo, Iowa. The location of Allen College is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for Allen College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1990 Heath St, Waterloo, IA 50703-1999
Phone: 319-226-2000

Allen College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 8 majors graduated from Allen College. Of these students, 165 received undergraduate degrees and 93 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 129 $52,700
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 12 NA
Allied Health Professions 9 NA
Public Health 2 NA
Dental Support Services 1 NA
Medical Illustration & Informatics 0 NA
General Education 0 NA
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Allen College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Allen College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 555 students took at least one online class at Allen College. This is an increase from the 524 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 555 66
2016-2017 524 79
2015-2016 540 88
2014-2015 551 106
2013-2014 527 96

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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