Colleges in Benton County, Iowa

There are 2 Colleges in Benton County, Iowa, serving a population of 25,646 people in an area of 717 square miles. There is 1 College per 12,823 people, and 1 College per 358 square miles.

In Iowa, Benton County is ranked 17th of 99 counties in Colleges per capita, and 21st of 99 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Benton County Colleges

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


About Benton County Colleges

Benton County Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Benton County, 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:
  • Benton County 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

Benton County College Statistics

Find Benton County 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.

Benton County College Enrollment
 Benton CountyIowa
College/Grad School Enrollment678 (11.9%)221,409 (27.6%)
Benton County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Benton CountyIowa
Some College, No Degree3,797 (21.5%)441,087 (21.2%)
Associate's Degree2,370 (13.4%)238,423 (11.5%)
Bachelor's Degree2,924 (16.5%)395,820 (19.0%)
Graduate/Professional Degree1,075 (6.1%)191,197 (9.2%)
Benton County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Benton CountyIowa
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher3,999587,017
Arts, Humanities & Others603 (15.1%)121,444 (20.7%)
Business937 (23.4%)122,300 (20.8%)
Education840 (21.0%)108,830 (18.5%)
Science & Engineering1,158 (29.0%)176,795 (30.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields461 (11.5%)57,648 (9.8%)