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Drake University

Women's D1 Coach: Darrin McBroom
Profile
Size
6 / 10
3,015 Undergrads / 4,869 Students
Cost
9 / 10
$30,265 Net Price
Selectivity
4 / 10
68% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Missouri Valley (MVC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
89%
Overall Graduation Rate
81%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
73% / 80%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2022
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Macy Daufeldt West Liberty IA OH
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Maddy Baxter Cedar Rapids Jefferson IA S
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Commitment has been verified or submitted from a trusted source
Events By Drake University Coaches
May 31 '19
Des Moines, IA
 
Women's 13-18
Jul 12-14 '19
Des Moines, IA
 
Women's 13-18
Jul 19 '19
Des Moines, IA
 
Women's 13-18
Location
2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50311 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • United States
  • Des Moines Iowa Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Kansas City Missouri Area
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Omaha Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Phoenix Arizona Area
  • Greater Milwaukee Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
Where Grads Work
  • Drake University
  • Wells Fargo
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Des Moines Public Schools
  • Nationwide
  • Walgreens
  • Hy-Vee Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Home Mortgage
  • Meredith Corporation
  • UnityPoint Health
  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Target
  • DuPont Pioneer
  • Principal Global Investors
  • Iowa State University
What Grads Do
  • Business Development
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Services
  • Community and Social Services
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Administrative
  • Arts and Design
  • Human Resources
  • Legal
  • Support
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
510 - 650
Math
540 - 690
Total
1050 - 1340
ACT
English
23 - 32
Math
23 - 29
Composite
24 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 6,944 2,828 4,116
% Admitted 68% 65% 70%
% Admits That Enroll 17% 16% 17%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA
Admission Considerations
 
Required
Recommended Rec.
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Recommendations
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
Admissions office
Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (31%)
Communication & Journalism (10%)
Actuarial Science (8%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
Social Sciences (6%)
Education (6%)
Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (5%)
English Language & Literature (5%)
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other (4%)
Public Relations/Image Management (4%)
Journalism, Other (4%)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General (4%)
Psychology (4%)
Psychology, General (4%)
Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
Computer and Information Sciences, General (4%)
Athlete graduation rate
Financial
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

$30,265

Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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Sticker Price

Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

 
Undergraduate
 
On Campus
Tuition & Fees$42,840
Books & Supplies$1,100
Cost of Living$10,848
Personal Expenses$3,700
 
Sticker Price$58,488

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

 
Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship100%$25,929
Federal Grants21%$5,405
Pell Grants21%$4,239
Other Federal21%$1,166
State & Local Grants15%$5,773
Institutional Grants100%$23,903
 
Student Loans55%$9,995
Federal Loans54%$5,343
Other Loans15%$17,024

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

 
Total Amount
Per Student
Endowment
Financial Assets $219 Million $45,080

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

Debt

Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,442.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

 
Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $22,500 $281

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.1%

Avg. rate for colleges with volleyball is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,405 students.

Salary

Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $58,300

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

Payback

How long until this college investment pays off: 4.93 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 73% of students graduate on time.

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Campus Safety
 
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 2 2
Fondling 1 -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery 1 1
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 3 3
Motor Vehicle Theft 3 1
Arson - -

In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Carnegie Classifications
Category
Classification
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Education
Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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