Physics Schools In Iowa

In Iowa, there are 17 accredited schools where physics classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Iowa's physics academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in physics includes physics training at the following levels:

  • Physics Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Physics
  • Masters degree in Physics
  • PhD degree in Physics


Schools

  1. Buena Vista University

    610 W 4th St, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588

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  2. Central College

    812 University, Pella, Iowa 50219

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  3. Coe College

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

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  4. Cornell College

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

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  5. Dordt College

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

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  6. Drake University

    2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50311-4505

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  7. Grinnell College

    1121 Park Street, Grinnell, Iowa 50112-1690

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  8. Iowa State University

    3410 Beardshear Hall, Ames, Iowa 50011-2030

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  9. University of Iowa

    101 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1316

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Loras College

    1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, Iowa 52004-0178

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  11. Luther College

    700 College Drive, Decorah, Iowa 52101-1045

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  12. Maharishi University of Management

    1000 N 4th St, Fairfield, Iowa 52557

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  13. Morningside College

    1501 Morningside Ave, Sioux City, Iowa 51106-1751

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  14. University of Northern Iowa

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

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  15. Saint Ambrose University

    518 W Locust St, Davenport, Iowa 52803-2898

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  16. Simpson College

    701 North C St, Indianola, Iowa 50125

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  17. Wartburg College

    100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, Iowa 50677-0903

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Iowa Vs. National Physics Employment

Iowa No data
National 16,860

Employment Growth for Physics professionals In Iowa

40 No data No data No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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Physics VS. All Professions salaries in Iowa

$83,950 No data No data No data No data
$40,051 $42,531 $43,384 $44,580 $45,125
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Physics
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Physics professionals in Iowa

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Average Salaries for Physics professionals and related professions in Iowa

Biochemistry
$63,000
Biology
$61,680
Chemistry
$46,978
Electrical Engineering
$63,095
Math
$82,907
Mechanical Engineering
$57,608

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
21
master
5
doctor
5
Certificate
1
Total32

In 2006 there were 107 physics graduates from physics courses in Iowa and in 2010 there were 96 graduates.

This represents a 10% decrease in the number of physics degree or certificate school graduates in Iowa state. A majority of these graduates, or 66%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in physics.

Physics Faculty Salaries in Iowa

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