Iowa State is an international university with a friendly welcoming personality. Students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries come to Ames, Iowa, to choose from 100 majors, study with world-class scholars and hone their leadership skills in 800-plus student organizations.
Iowa State offers a great environment where students can enjoy reaching their potential and discovering their passions. Each day adventurous Iowa State minds ask questions. Questions that lead to amazing new discoveries. Discoveries that change the world.
Iowa State has more than 100 majors to choose from, taught by professors who are highly respected in their fields. Professors who will engage you in discussions, invite you to research along side them, and help you unlock your potential.
You'll meet and study with students who are in your classes. Or you can choose to join one of Iowa State's top-ranked learning communities committed to helping students achieve academic success. With an average class size of 33 students and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1 you'll never be just a face in the crowd.