Finance Schools In Iowa

There are 15 accredited finance schools in Iowa for faculty who teach finance classes to choose from. The trends in Iowa's finance academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in finance includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Finance Certificate
  • Associates degree in Finance
  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance
  • PhD degree in Finance


Schools

  1. AIB College of Business

    2500 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, Iowa 50321-1799

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  2. Buena Vista University

    610 W 4th St, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588

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  3. Dordt College

    498 4th Ave NE, Sioux Center, Iowa 51250-1697

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  4. Drake University

    2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50311-4505

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  5. Grand View University

    1200 Grandview Ave, Des Moines, Iowa 50316

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  6. Iowa State University

    3410 Beardshear Hall, Ames, Iowa 50011-2030

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  7. University of Iowa

    101 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1316

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Kirkwood Community College

    6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52406-2068

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  9. Loras College

    1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, Iowa 52004-0178

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  10. Mount Mercy University

    1330 Elmhurst Dr NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402-4797

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  11. University of Northern Iowa

    1222 W 27th St, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614-0005

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  12. Saint Ambrose University

    518 W Locust St, Davenport, Iowa 52803-2898

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  13. Upper Iowa University

    605 Washington St, Fayette, Iowa 52142-1857

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  14. Western Iowa Tech Community College

    4647 Stone Ave, Sioux City, Iowa 51102-5199

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  15. University of Phoenix-Des Moines Campus

    6600 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines, Iowa 50266-7724

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Iowa Vs. National Finance Employment

Iowa 23,470
National 2,457,330

Approximately 1% of the country's finance professionals work in Iowa state.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Iowa

22,040 25,790 25,690 25,040 23,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Iowa, finance is a growing field. 1,430 more finance professionals were working in Iowa in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of finance professionals has grown by 6%. This growth is faster than the change in the number of finance professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Iowa

$54,694 $58,988 $59,893 $61,212 $62,456
$40,051 $42,531 $43,384 $44,580 $45,125
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to finance professionals are growing in Iowa. Finance professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $54,694 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $62,456 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Iowa

10th percentile
$36,392
25th percentile
$43,645
50th percentile
$56,800
75th percentile
$73,767
90th percentile
$97,371

Thus, there was a 12% growth in finance professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of finance, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid finance professionals earning 168% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Iowa state.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Iowa

Accounting
$42,082
Business
$84,753
Business Administration
$82,787
Business Management
$91,483
Finance
$62,456
International Business
$78,600
Marketing
$74,013
Risk Management
$69,117
Small Business
$100,300

In Iowa, finance professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in Iowa

associate
3
bachelor
18
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total26

The number of students graduating from the 15 accredited finance schools in Iowa is increasing. In Iowa, there were 83 graduates in 2006. And there were 792 graduates from finance courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of finance school degree or certificate graduates in Iowa by 854%. 69% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Iowa

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