Colleges in Dubuque, Iowa

There are 6 Colleges in Dubuque, Iowa, serving a population of 58,410 people in an area of 31 square miles. There is 1 College per 9,735 people, and 1 College per 5 square miles.

In Iowa, Dubuque is ranked 35th of 1056 cities in Colleges per capita, and 25th of 1056 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Dubuque Colleges

Find Dubuque, Iowa colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Capri College-Dubuque 395 Main Street Dubuque, IA

Clarke University 1550 Clarke Drive Dubuque, IA

Emmaus Bible College 2570 Asbury Road Dubuque, IA

Loras College 1450 Alta Vista Street Dubuque, IA

University Of Dubuque 2000 University Avenue Dubuque, IA

Wartburg Theological Seminary 333 Wartburg Place Dubuque, IA

About Dubuque Colleges

Dubuque Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Dubuque, IA. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Dubuque Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Dubuque College Statistics

Find Dubuque College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Dubuque College Enrollment
 DubuqueDubuque County
College/Grad School Enrollment5,848 (38.2%)7,388 (29.1%)
Dubuque Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DubuqueDubuque County
Some College, No Degree7,869 (20.2%)12,773 (19.8%)
Associate's Degree3,177 (8.2%)5,930 (9.2%)
Bachelor's Degree7,617 (19.6%)12,723 (19.7%)
Graduate/Professional Degree4,318 (11.1%)6,946 (10.8%)
Dubuque Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 DubuqueDubuque County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher11,93519,669
Arts, Humanities & Others2,914 (24.4%)4,300 (21.9%)
Business2,350 (19.7%)4,085 (20.8%)
Education2,338 (19.6%)3,749 (19.1%)
Science & Engineering3,426 (28.7%)5,763 (29.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields907 (7.6%)1,772 (9.0%)