Golden League
Iowa State University

USA

Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, United States

175 World
rank
68 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1858
Short name:
Iowa State
Type:
Flagship State University
Students:
29990
Faculty:
1730
Faculty/Students Ratio:
17
:
1
Web-site:
www.iastate.edu
Region:
North America
Location:
Ames, IA
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 175 69.292
Teaching 268 58.004
Research 94 81.004
International Diversity 345 50.504
Financial Sustainability 230 70.383
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 129 81
Research Perfomance Rankings 189 70.057
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TEACHING
World Rank: 268
Country rank: 91
Score: 58.004
League: Silver League
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Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 94
Country rank: 46
Score: 81.004
League: Diamond League
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Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 345
Country rank: 75
Score: 50.504
League: Bronze League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 230
Country rank: 82
Score: 70.383
League: Silver League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Iowa State University is a major research, land-grant university, and is a recognized leader in many areas such as plant and animal genomics, materials sciences, engineering, analytical chemistry, biology, physics, architecture, etc. Its graduates are prepared to be global citizens who are culturally informed, technologically adept, and ready to lead.

Mission Statement

Create, Share, and Apply Knowledge to Make Iowa and the World a Better Place.