Colleges in Black Hawk County, Iowa

There are 7 Colleges in Black Hawk County, Iowa, serving a population of 132,960 people in an area of 566 square miles. There is 1 College per 18,994 people, and 1 College per 80 square miles.

In Iowa, Black Hawk County is ranked 29th of 99 counties in Colleges per capita, and 4th of 99 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Black Hawk County Colleges

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


Allen College 1990 Heath Street Waterloo, IA

College of Hair Design 722 Water Street Waterloo, IA

Hawkeye Community College 1501 East Orange Road Waterloo, IA

Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus 7009 Nordic Drive Cedar Falls, IA

La James International College-Cedar Falls 6322 University Avenue Cedar Falls, IA

The Salon Professional Academy 1350 College Square Mall Cedar Falls, IA

University Of Northern Iowa 1227 West 27th Street Cedar Falls, IA

About Black Hawk County Colleges

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

Black Hawk County College Statistics

Find Black Hawk 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.

Black Hawk County College Enrollment
 Black Hawk CountyIowa
College/Grad School Enrollment16,083 (42.2%)221,409 (27.6%)
Black Hawk County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Black Hawk CountyIowa
Some College, No Degree17,375 (20.8%)441,087 (21.2%)
Associate's Degree9,810 (11.7%)238,423 (11.5%)
Bachelor's Degree15,956 (19.1%)395,820 (19.0%)
Graduate/Professional Degree8,008 (9.6%)191,197 (9.2%)
Black Hawk County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Black Hawk CountyIowa
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher23,964587,017
Arts, Humanities & Others6,086 (25.4%)121,444 (20.7%)
Business4,424 (18.5%)122,300 (20.8%)
Education4,335 (18.1%)108,830 (18.5%)
Science & Engineering6,565 (27.4%)176,795 (30.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,554 (10.7%)57,648 (9.8%)