Loras College
#2110 Overall Influence#712 Desirability Rank

Loras College

Private university in Dubuque, Iowa, United States

Loras College is a Catholic college in Dubuque, Iowa. It has an enrollment of approximately 1,600 students and is the oldest post-secondary institution in the state of Iowa. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. It is one of four four-year post-secondary institutions in the City of Dubuque, one of four Catholic colleges in the Archdiocese of Dubuque, and one of six Catholic colleges in the state of Iowa. The campus was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the Loras College Historic District in 2020.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,312

Acceptance

93%

Graduation Rate

71%

Median SAT Score

1090

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$32,524

Fees (in-state)

$1,660

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$13,973
30K-48K$13,271
48K-75K$15,597
75K-110K$18,537
110K+$24,158

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$50,200

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque IA 52004-0178

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

31 per 100k

Violent Crime

4 per 100k

What is Loras College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#732 World Rank #445 USA Rank
Communications
#1063 World Rank #529 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1836 World Rank #536 USA Rank
Economics
#1136 World Rank #620 USA Rank
Psychology
#1162 World Rank #674 USA Rank
Social Work
#1904 World Rank #704 USA Rank
Philosophy
#1741 World Rank #727 USA Rank
Medical
#1682 World Rank #782 USA Rank
Political Science
#1768 World Rank #797 USA Rank
Education
#1564 World Rank #880 USA Rank
History
#3107 World Rank #1151 USA Rank
Sociology
#2281 World Rank #1194 USA Rank
Business
#1685 World Rank #1201 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#5002 World Rank #1442 USA Rank
Chemistry

Other areas of influence

#914 World Rank #552 USA Rank
Nursing
#1240 World Rank #615 USA Rank
Law
#1723 World Rank #688 USA Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Loras College's Most influential alumni?

Loras College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Nursing, and Religious Studies. Loras College’s most academically influential people include Greg Gumbel, John J. Myers, and Kenneth M. Quinn.

Greg Gumbel
Greg Gumbel

American sportscaster

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John J. Myers
John J. Myers

Catholic archbishop

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Kenneth M. Quinn
Kenneth M. Quinn

American diplomat

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Michael M. Mihm

United States federal judge

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Robert W. Pratt

District Judge

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Michael Joseph Melloy

United States Circuit Judge

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Dale F. Nitzschke

American university president

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Henry Rohlman
Henry Rohlman

Fourth Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport and the Fifth Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Dubuque

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Dennis Marion Schnurr
Dennis Marion Schnurr

Catholic archbishop

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Dennis Schmitz

American poet

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Raymond Roseliep

American writer

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Allen J. Frantzen

American medievalist

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