Colleges in Wapello County, Iowa

There are 4 Colleges in Wapello County, Iowa, serving a population of 35,321 people in an area of 432 square miles. There is 1 College per 8,830 people, and 1 College per 107 square miles.

In Iowa, Wapello County is ranked 5th of 99 counties in Colleges per capita, and 7th of 99 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Wapello County Colleges

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


Indian Hills Community College 525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, IA

Indian Hills Community College - North Campus 14383 College Avenue Ottumwa, IA

Iowa School Of Beauty-Ottumwa 609 West 2nd Street Ottumwa, IA

Iowa School of Beauty 609 2nd Street West Ottumwa, IA

About Wapello County Colleges

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

Wapello County College Statistics

Find Wapello 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.

Wapello County College Enrollment
 Wapello CountyIowa
College/Grad School Enrollment1,780 (22.8%)221,409 (27.6%)
Wapello County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Wapello CountyIowa
Some College, No Degree5,462 (22.7%)441,087 (21.2%)
Associate's Degree2,796 (11.6%)238,423 (11.5%)
Bachelor's Degree2,755 (11.4%)395,820 (19.0%)
Graduate/Professional Degree1,567 (6.5%)191,197 (9.2%)
Wapello County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Wapello CountyIowa
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher4,322587,017
Arts, Humanities & Others702 (16.2%)121,444 (20.7%)
Business654 (15.1%)122,300 (20.8%)
Education1,120 (25.9%)108,830 (18.5%)
Science & Engineering1,223 (28.3%)176,795 (30.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields623 (14.4%)57,648 (9.8%)