History Schools In Iowa

In Iowa, there are 26 accredited schools where history classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of history and history training in Iowa, which includes history training at the following levels:

  • History Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in History
  • Masters degree in History
  • PhD degree in History


Schools

  1. Briar Cliff University

    3303 Rebecca St, Sioux City, Iowa 51104

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  2. Buena Vista University

    610 W 4th St, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588

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  3. Central College

    812 University, Pella, Iowa 50219

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  4. Clarke University

    1550 Clarke Dr, Dubuque, Iowa 52001-3198

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  5. Coe College

    1220 First Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402-5092

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  6. Cornell College

    600 First St. SW, Mount Vernon, Iowa 52314-1098

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  7. Dordt College

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

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  8. Drake University

    2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50311-4505

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  9. Graceland University-Lamoni

    1 University Place, Lamoni, Iowa 50140

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  10. Grand View University

    1200 Grandview Ave, Des Moines, Iowa 50316

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  11. Grinnell College

    1121 Park Street, Grinnell, Iowa 50112-1690

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  12. Iowa State University

    3410 Beardshear Hall, Ames, Iowa 50011-2030

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  13. Iowa Wesleyan College

    601 N Main Street, Mount Pleasant, Iowa 52641

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  14. University of Iowa

    101 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1316

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  15. Loras College

    1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, Iowa 52004-0178

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  16. Luther College

    700 College Drive, Decorah, Iowa 52101-1045

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  17. Morningside College

    1501 Morningside Ave, Sioux City, Iowa 51106-1751

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  18. Mount Mercy University

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

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  19. Ashford University

    400 N Bluff Blvd, Clinton, Iowa 52733-2967

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  20. University of Northern Iowa

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

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  21. Northwestern College in Orange City

    101 Seventh St SW, Orange City, Iowa 51041

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  22. Saint Ambrose University

    518 W Locust St, Davenport, Iowa 52803-2898

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  23. Simpson College

    701 North C St, Indianola, Iowa 50125

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  24. Waldorf College

    106 S Sixth St, Forest City, Iowa 50436-1713

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  25. Wartburg College

    100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, Iowa 50677-0903

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  26. William Penn University

    201 Trueblood Ave, Oskaloosa, Iowa 52577

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Iowa Vs. National History Employment

Iowa 30
National 8,350

Of all of the history professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Iowa.

Employment Growth for History professionals In Iowa

No data No data No data No data 30
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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History VS. All Professions salaries in Iowa

No data No data No data No data $42,980
$40,051 $42,531 $43,384 $44,580 $45,125
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for History professionals in Iowa

10th percentile
$22,940
25th percentile
$28,660
50th percentile
$40,740
75th percentile
$53,440
90th percentile
$71,540

Within the field of history, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid history professionals earning 212% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Iowa state.

Average Salaries for History professionals and related professions in Iowa

History
$42,980
Liberal Arts
$66,570
Political Science
$76,640

History professionals in Iowa earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
30
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
1
Total38

The number of students graduating from the 26 accredited history schools in Iowa is decreasing. In 2006, 432 students graduated from history courses in Iowa. And in 2010, 424 students graduated.

This represents a 2% decrease in the number of history degree or certificate school graduates in Iowa state. A majority of these graduates, or 79%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in history.

History Faculty Salaries in Iowa

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