Iowa Postsecondary Administrators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Postsecondary Administrators in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Postsecondary Administrators in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dubuque, Waterloo and Des Moines
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Sioux City and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Waterloo

Salaries for Postsecondary Administrators in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Waterloo, Des Moines and Davenport

Schools for Postsecondary Administrators in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Postsecondary Administration Schools in Iowa

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Higher Education - Student Affairs, MS in Higher Education - College Administration and Leadership, MS in Education (for Existing Teachers Grades K-12)
  • Degrees: Master

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Educational Leadership: Higher Education - MSEE (Master's), Educational Leadership: K-12 - MSEE (Master's)
  • Degrees: Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Doctor of Management – Private Sector Higher Education Leadership, Doctor of Management – Higher Education Teaching and Learning
  • Degrees: Doctorate

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: Master's (M.Ed.) - Leadership of Educational Organizations, Master's (M.Ed.) - Elementary Education, Master's (M.Ed.) - Secondary Education
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: M.Ed. Teaching & Learning: History, AA in Education (Non-Licensure)
  • Degrees: Master, Associate
Kaplan University - KHE
Cedar Rapids, Urbandale

At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Higher Education : Student Affairs, Master of Science in Higher Education : College Administration and Leadership, Master of Science: Education
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: MA/Education - Family and Community Services, MA/Education - School Leadership in the 21st Century, BA/English Language Learner Studies, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Education Specialist in Educational Leadership, PhD in Educational Leadership
  • Degrees: Certificate, Doctorate

Concordia University, Nebraska offers accredited Master of Education and Master of Science degree programs online to help advance your career and become a transformative leader.

  • Programs: M.Ed. in Educational Administration, Dual Certification, M.Ed. in Educational Administration, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Leadership in Higher Education - Master of Education, EdD - Learning Analytics in Higher Education, International Education - Doctor of Philosophy in Education, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate
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More Iowa Postsecondary Administration Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Iowa State University Ames Doctorate & First Professional 26,160
University of Iowa Iowa City Doctorate & First Professional 29,117

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Postsecondary Administrators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Postsecondary Administrators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Postsecondary Administrators relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Cedar Rapids 150 $65540 1.06
Des Moines 300 $87420 0.89
West Des Moines 300 $87420 0.89
Dubuque 70 $61680 1.27
Waterloo 160 $0 1.82
Cedar Falls 160 $0 1.82
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