University of Dubuque

Dubuque, IA 52001

University of Dubuque is a private, not for profit institution, located in Dubuque, Iowa. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 1,662 and 1,258 students were accepted.

University of Dubuque's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $27,400 and fees $1,300. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $27,400 and $1,300 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate66%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 19

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from University of Dubuque

Clarke University
0.74 miles away
Mount Mercy University
59.73 miles away
Coe College
60.63 miles away
Upper Iowa University
60.92 miles away
Saint Ambrose University
66.39 miles away
Trinity College of Nursing & Health Sciences
70.19 miles away
Edgewood College
75.16 miles away
Luther College
79.52 miles away
Saint Anthony College of Nursing
82.45 miles away
Allen College
83.71 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1939 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/21/2007 - Current

Admission to School


Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading380 to 510
SAT: Math360 to 490
ACT Composite17 to 22
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$15,135
30k to 48k$15,568
48k to 75k$20,716
75k to 110k$26,886
Over 110k$29,262
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $775.00 $775.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $650.00 $650.00

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

A $400.00 nursing education merit award shall be given annually by the Iowa Department of the American Legion Auxiliary in memory of the late Mary Virginia Macrae, who served as the first [...]

Bill and Mary Russell Healthcare Scholarship

This scholarship is for residents of the Heartland Foundation service region, which includes the following counties: In Missouri - Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Clay, [...]

Genesis Health Services Gala Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship is for  college students who are seeking admission to, or have been accepted into, a baccalaureate program in nursing at an accredited Iowa or Illinois college or [...]

Justine E. Granner Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to American Indian or other ethnic minority students preparing for a career in nursing, public health and/or related fields at a college or school of [...]

Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship

Applicant must be accepted and enrolled in an approved nursing or health care related program. Applicant must reside within the Heartland Foundation service region which includes the following [...]

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Data source: (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Iowa state board of nursing
University of Dubuque
2000 University Ave
Dubuque, IA 52001

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