Iowa State University Engineering Graduate Studies

Ames, IA

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The Graduate adventure at Iowa State University

Graduate students at Iowa State University are part of a community of adventurous minds, connecting through research, discovery, and intellectual growth. If this is the kind of education and excitement you're looking for, then Iowa State University is the perfect place for you!

Learn and work alongside leading scholars who are conquering some of the world’s biggest challenges: feeding the hungry, finding alternative fuels, and revolutionizing manufacturing. 

Known worldwide for excellence in science, technology, discovery, and innovation, the University is home to the world’s first electronic digital computer, tornado simulator, high-resolution virtual reality lab, and much more! 

We’re a large university with a small feel. While we’re located in America’s Heartland, a degree from Iowa State can take you anywhere.

Iowa State offers an array of nationally-recognized programs.
The University is organized into eight colleges, including the Graduate College. We provide a broad array of academic degree programs, including more than 100 bachelor's degrees, the professional Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program through the College of Veterinary Medicine, 100+ master's programs, 80+ PhD programs, and more than 60 certificates. Visit our extensive list of graduate programs to learn more about our opportunities.

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64 Graduate Programs Offered

Program Certificate Master's Doctorate
Campus Hybrid Online Campus Hybrid Online Campus Hybrid Online
Aerospace Engineering          
Agricultural Engineering              
Chemical Engineering              
Civil Engineering  
Computer Security      
Electrical Engineering  
Engineering Management            
Environmental Engineering            
Industrial Engineering        
Material Science              
Mechanical Engineering        
Software Engineering  
Systems Engineering  

Located in Ames, IA

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What would you do as a graduate Engineering student at Iowa State?

Lead innovative research. Create knowledge. Become an expert in your field.

Graduate Programs
Aerospace Engineering
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
• Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering 

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Cost Per Credit Hour



varies by program

Student Body

4,264 students

3,622 full-time

642 part-time




Application Fee
*may vary by program
Housing Offered? yes


Admissions Office
P: 515-294-8355
Admissions Officer