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Drake University

Des Moines, IA
University Website: www.drake.edu
Apply Online: www.drake.edu/advantage/applying/index.php
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Drake University is a selective, private, co-educational university located in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. The institution offers a number of undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as professional programs in business, law and pharmacy. Today, Drake is one of the twenty-five oldest law schools in the country. Distinguished alumni include Dwight D. Opperman, former CEO of West Publishing Company, after whom Drake's law library was named; Neal Smith, who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1959 until 1995. Drake is noted as a frequent host of Presidential Primary Debates leading up to the Iowa Caucus. Most recently it hosted the ABC News/Yahoo/Des Moines Register Debate in December 2011.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $28,250.00 avg tuition

2507 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311-4505
(515) 271-2011

Apply online Admissions:
www.drake.edu/admission
Financial Aid:
www.drake.edu/advantage/costs-fin..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Drake University

Statistics:
Applied 6,093
Admitted 3,849 63%
Enrolled total 812
Full Time: 812
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 530 650
SAT Math 580 680
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 25 29
ACT English 25 31
ACT Math 24 30
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 88%
4-year graduation rate 61%
6-year graduation rate 74%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Drake University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $28,250.00 $28,250.00 $28,250.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $132.00 $132.00 $132.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $573.00 $573.00 $573.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,500.00 $9,500.00 $9,500.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $418.00 $418.00 $418.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $528.00 $528.00 $528.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,410.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $3,560.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $900.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 99%
Percent receiving grant aid 99%
Avg amount of grant aid $15,880.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 63%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,851.00

Drake University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Neuroscience X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Accounting and Business/Management X
Accounting and Finance X
Accounting and Related Services, Other X
Actuarial Science X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X X
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other X
Finance, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Information Systems, General X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Advertising X
Broadcast Journalism X
Communication and Media Studies, Other X
Journalism, Other X
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Radio and Television X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Drama and Dance Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
Rhetoric and Composition X
Writing, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other X
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other X
HISTORY
History, General X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Professions and Studies, Other X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Ethics X
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astronomy X
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology, Other X
Cultural Anthropology X
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics X
Economics, General X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Commercial and Advertising Art X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other X
Drawing X
Graphic Design X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X
Music, Other X
Painting X
Voice and Opera X

Scholarships for Students in Iowa

Name Amount Deadline
Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant $1200 July 01, 2015
David Arver Memorial Scholarship $1000 April 01, 2015
Paul and Helen L. Grauer Scholarship $1000 January 31, 2015
Bill and Hilda Macomber Alta Kahl Scholarship $1000 February 15, 2015
Alliant Energy Foundation Community Service Scholarship $1000 February 17, 2015
Justine E. Granner Memorial Scholarship $1000 March 15, 2015
Stitchman Education Scholarship $200 March 11, 2015
Gilbert Guenther Scholarship $170 March 15, 2015
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies February 19, 2015
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