University of Dubuque Rankings

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In the World#4523 of 14178
In North America#1255 of 2629
In the United States#1180 of 2528
In Iowa#18 of 39
In Dubuque#2 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
73%
Average SAT
960
Average ACT
20
Avg. cost to attend
$26,193 /y
Aid receiving
94%
Undergraduates
1,900
Graduates
402
Male:Female Ratio
53:47
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
dbq.edu

University of Dubuque Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate73%72%74%
Applicants2,0541,187867
Admissions1,493855638
Freshmen enrolled full time384243141
Freshmen enrolled part time22

267 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

18 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
155 or 40%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 840
or below

75% of them
had 1080
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of Dubuque are 840-1080 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
225 or 58%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 22
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of Dubuque are 17-22 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1454 (63%)
Black or African American293 (13%)
Hispanic160 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown156 (7%)
Nonresident Alien140 (6%)
Two or more races57 (2%)
Asian32 (1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander7 (0.3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,193/year
Average aid awarded
$19,390
Students receiving aid
94%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,369
$30-48K$21,715
$48-75K$28,437
$75-110K$31,214
$110K+$34,945

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$34,070$13,140
Tuition in-state$34,070$13,140
Tuition out-of-state$34,070$13,140
Fee in-district$1,500
Fee in-state$1,500
Fee out-of-state$1,500

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity982
Combined charge for room and board$10,210
Room charge$5,150
Meal charge$5,060

University of Dubuque Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other87
Business Administration and Management, General61
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies24
Physician Assistant23
Accounting22
Communication, General22
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management19
Divinity & Ministry19
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations17
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew16
Kinesiology and Exercise Science16
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse14
Biology & Biological Sciences, General12
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology & Technician12
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other11
Elementary Education and Teaching11
Marketing & Marketing Management, General11
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General10
Computer and Information Sciences, General9
Psychology, General8
Health & Health Care Administration & Management7
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7
Computer Graphics6
Forensic Science and Technology6
Theology & Theological Studies6
Environmental Science4
Sociology4
Visual and Performing Arts, General4
English Language and Literature, General3
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching3
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education3
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
Mathematics, General2
General Studies1
Education, General1
Christian Studies1
Health Teacher Education1
Chemistry, General1
Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other1
Grand Total13451421
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate43%38%50%
  • Full-time retention rate - 65%
  • Part-time retention rate - 40%

Publications & Citations

Publications
142
Citations
605

Publication count by topic

Psychology
23
Sociology
22
History
13
Philosophy
12
Biology
11
Art
7
Political science
7
Business
6
Economics
5
Geology
4
Chemistry
3
Mathematics
3
Medicine
3
Geography
2
Engineering
2
Materials science
2
Computer science
2
Environmental science
1
Physics
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy157227
Art26204
Geology294869
Sociology308968
Business377168
Political science398512
Mathematics429587
Economics435915
Biology4839147
Chemistry512671
Psychology523831
Geography53893
Medicine553933
Computer science61497

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199004
199111
199201
199320
199412
199522
199615
199711
199807
199923
200014
200118
200218
2003113
200429
2005212
2006322
2007131
2008531
2009625
2010121
2011237
2012641
2013739
2014358
2015557
20161434
2017848
2018938
2019731
2020541

General info

Alternative namesUD
Founded1852
WikipediaUniversity of Dubuque
MottoMancherlei Gaben und Ein Geist
Many Talents and One Spirit
Colorsroyal blue, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff448
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs

Location and Contacts

Address2000 University Ave
Dubuque, Iowa, 52001
United States
City population58,000
Phone5635893000
Fax+1 (563) 589 3169

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