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Rating

Private for-profit

Type

4,631

Students

$21,196

Tuition

66%

Acceptance

#1832

Ranking

Remote Town

Campus Setting

Forest City, IA

106 S Sixth St, Forest City, IA 50436-1713

Waldorf University is a small for-profit institution located in Forest City, IA ranked 31st in Iowa. It has a total of 3,906 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 66.14% of applicants. Waldorf University offers 49 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Fire Protection, and Homeland Security programs (nationally ranked 4th, 13th, and 22nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $21,196 per year, Waldorf University is reasonably expensive. 43.7% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to bring in about $37,800 per year, which is 9% under the national median.
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Cost

$22,352
Above Average

Waldorf University

$22,352

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$34,494

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$25,534

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

66%Acceptance
Less Selective

Waldorf University

66%

National

69%
Sat

920 - 1110

31% of students submit

Admissions Yield

18%

ACT

16 - 20

69% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$0

Students

3,906Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

100%

Part-Time

0%
Male

62%

In-state

83%

Female

38%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

66%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
19% Organizational Leadership15% Business/Commerce, General14% Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician52% Others

19% Organizational Leadership

15% Business/Commerce, General

14% Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician

52% Others

Organizational Leadership

19%

158 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

15%

124 Graduates

Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician

14%

120 Graduates

Fire Services Administration

11%

93 Graduates

Psychology, General

9%

73 Graduates

Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management

7%

59 Graduates

Organizational Behavior Studies

6%

47 Graduates

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

4%

34 Graduates

Academics

D-
Professors
StudentsProfessors21:121:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

21

Number of Library Books

51,635

Academic Spend per Student

$3,043

Full-time Retention Rate

53%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$32,200/Year

Waldorf University

$32,200

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$32,200

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

0%

Median Earnings

$37,800

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

43%