University of Northern Iowa
#1547 Overall Influence#1433 Desirability Rank

University of Northern Iowa

University in Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States

The University of Northern Iowa is a public university in Cedar Falls, Iowa. UNI offers more than 90 majors across the colleges of Business Administration, Education, Humanities, Arts, and Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciencess and graduate college. The fall 2019 enrollment was 10,497. More than 88 percent of its students are from the state of Iowa.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

5,217

Acceptance

81%

Graduation Rate

65%

Median SAT Score

1110

Median ACT Score

23

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,665

Fees (in-state)

$1,273

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,700

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

9K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1227 W 27th St, Cedar Falls IA 50614-0005

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

7 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

17 per 100k

Violent Crime

2 per 100k

What is University of Northern Iowa 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

#1192 World Rank #368 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#703 World Rank #391 USA Rank
History
#1073 World Rank #431 USA Rank
Sociology
#976 World Rank #448 USA Rank
Education
#949 World Rank #460 USA Rank
Political Science
#948 World Rank #481 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#890 World Rank #510 USA Rank
Social Work
#717 World Rank #518 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#904 World Rank #531 USA Rank
Communications
#1394 World Rank #546 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1452 World Rank #554 USA Rank
Literature
#1925 World Rank #557 USA Rank
Economics
#1018 World Rank #573 USA Rank
Business
#1879 World Rank #648 USA Rank
Mathematics
#2049 World Rank #690 USA Rank
Chemistry
#2696 World Rank #730 USA Rank
Physics
#1456 World Rank #795 USA Rank
Psychology
#4914 World Rank #1906 USA Rank
Medical

Other areas of influence

#1083 World Rank #531 USA Rank
Law
#2150 World Rank #1259 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are University of Northern Iowa's Most influential alumni?

University of Northern Iowa's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Criminal Justice, and Social Work. University of Northern Iowa’s most academically influential people include Randy Weaver, Mona Van Duyn, and Will Wilkinson.

Randy Weaver

American

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Mona Van Duyn
Mona Van Duyn

American poet

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Will Wilkinson
Will Wilkinson

American writer

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Chris Pirillo
Chris Pirillo

American writer

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Robert James Waller
Robert James Waller

American writer

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Ruth Watkins
Ruth Watkins

Agron

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Michael Hogan
Michael Hogan

American academic and historian

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Robert B. Kamm

American academic

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William Birenbaum

American college administrator

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Jane Elliott

American schoolteacher known for her "Blue eyes/Brown eyes" exercise

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Tom Pettit
Tom Pettit

American television reporter

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Chris Klieman

American football player and coach

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