Computer & Information Sciences at University of Iowa

Computer & Information Sciences at University of Iowa

We've pulled together some essential information you should know about the program, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more. We've also included details on how Iowa ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in computer and information sciences.

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Computer & Information Sciences Degrees Available at Iowa

Iowa Computer & Information Sciences Rankings

Iowa was ranked #158 on College Factual's most recent list of the best schools for computer and information sciences majors. This puts the bachelor's program at the school solidly in the top 15% of all colleges and universities in the country. It is also ranked #3 in Iowa.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 73
Best Computer & Information Sciences Doctor’s Degree Schools 77
Most Popular Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 88
Best Computer & Information Sciences Master’s Degree Schools 124
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 127
Best Computer & Information Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools 128
Most Focused Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 133
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 263
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 281
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 418
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 498
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer & Information Sciences 800

Popularity of Computer & Information Sciences at Iowa

During the 2019-2020 academic year, University of Iowa handed out 189 bachelor's degrees in computer and information sciences. Due to this, the school was ranked #172 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 9% over the previous year when 174 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 26 students received their master’s degree in computer and information sciences from Iowa. This makes it the #270 most popular school for computer and information sciences master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 9 students received their doctoral degrees in computer and information sciences in 2020, making the school the #81 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Computer & Information Sciences Student Diversity at Iowa

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the computer and information sciences majors at University of Iowa.

Iowa Computer & Information Sciences Bachelor’s Program

Of the 189 computer and information sciences students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2019-2020 from Iowa, about 83% were men and 17% were women.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Iowa with a bachelor's in computer and information sciences.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 18
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 13
White 91
Non-Resident Aliens 46
Other Races 18

Iowa Computer & Information Sciences Master’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 82% of computer and information sciences master's degrees went to men and 18% went to women.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from University of Iowa with a master's in computer and information sciences.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 5
Non-Resident Aliens 21
Other Races 1

Computer & Information Sciences Majors

Computer and Information Sciences students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Computer Information Systems 226

Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 594
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 306
Mathematics & Statistics 253
Physical Sciences 135
Natural Resources & Conservation 68

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