University of Dubuque Overview
University of Dubuque is a private not-for-profit institution located in Dubuque, Iowa. The city atmosphere of Dubuque makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.
What Is University of Dubuque Known For?
- The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at UD.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.
- It takes the average UD student 4.2 years to graduate. This is pretty good when compared to the national rate of 4.4 years.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards UD has earned from around the web.
|#64||Highest Paid Criminal Justice & Corrections Graduates||College Factual|
|#77||Highest Paid Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Graduates||College Factual|
Where Is University of Dubuque?
Contact details for UD are given below.
|Address:||2000 University Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001|
How Do I Get Into UD?
You can apply to UD online at: https://www.dbq.edu/Admission/ApplyOnline/
Admission Requirements for UD
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||considered but not required|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into UD?
Approximately 61% of accepted students are men and 39% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 73%, and the acceptance rate for women is 76%.
Average Test Scores
About 12% of students accepted to UD submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 450 and 550. Math scores were between 450 and 570.
Can I Afford University of Dubuque?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At UD, approximately 83% of students took out student loans averaging $11,881 a year. That adds up to $47,524 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at UD is 10.5%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.
University of Dubuque Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 402 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,554 full-time undergraduates at UD, 58% are male and 42% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Dubuque students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||239|
|Hispanic or Latino||113|
Iowa students aren't the only ones who study at University of Dubuque. At this time, 29 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 31 countries are represented at UD. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Saudi Arabia, China, and Taiwan.
Online Learning at University of Dubuque
The following chart shows how the online learning population at UD has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 41st most popular in Iowa for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of UD
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Dubuque was 454.4%. This is the #151 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at UD regardless of major.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UD ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UD.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Theological & Ministerial Studies||#4|
|Theology & Religious Vocations||#6|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
University of Dubuque Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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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