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Coe College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Coe 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 Coe College Ranked?

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2020 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Coe College was awarded 27 badges in the 2020 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is biological and biomedical sciences.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2020 analysis, Coe is ranked #355 out of 1,727 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality. This is an improvement over the previous year, when Coe held the #402 spot on the Best Overall Colleges list.

Out of the 34 colleges in Iowa, Coe is ranked at #6.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Coe?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to Coe College you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 56%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

About 10% of students accepted to Coe submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 533 and 648. Math scores were between 540 and 678.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Coe College  ( 533 to 648 )

SAT Math Scores for Coe College  ( 540 to 678 )
Coe received ACT scores from 90% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 22 and 28.

ACT Composite Scores for Coe College  ( 22 to 28 )

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Coe College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Coe, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 11 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Coe College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Coe College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 81% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Coe College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  81 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Coe for first-time, full-time students is 60%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  60 out of 100

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Good Overall Diversity at Coe

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,394 undergraduates at Coe with 1,369 being full-time and 25 being part-time.

Coe Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and minorities. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for Coe is 81.41 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  81.41 out of 100
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How Much Does Coe College Cost?

The overall average net price of Coe is $20,767. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Coe

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$16,384 $17,035 $18,613 $21,336 $26,017

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Coe, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Coe, approximately 76% of students took out student loans averaging $7,777 a year. That adds up to $31,108 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Coe is 1.7%. 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 Coe Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Coe make around $46,200 per year during the early years of their employment. This is good news for future Coe graduates since it is 13% more than the average college graduate's salary of $40,800 per year.


See which majors at Coe College make the most money.

Location of Coe College

Located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Coe College is a private not-for-profit institution. Cedar Rapids is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Coe College

Contact details for Coe are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1220 First Ave Ne, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5092
Phone: 319-399-8000

Coe College Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
General Biology 39 $30,000
General Psychology 39 $26,900
Business Administration & Management 37 $39,000
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 27 NA
Nursing 21 $58,400
Physics 18 NA
Health & Physical Education 16 $30,800
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 16 NA
Computer Science 14 NA
History 13 NA

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

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