Colleges in Washington County, Iowa

There are 2 Colleges in Washington County, Iowa, serving a population of 22,095 people in an area of 569 square miles. There is 1 College per 11,047 people, and 1 College per 284 square miles.

In Iowa, Washington County is ranked 12th of 99 counties in Colleges per capita, and 16th of 99 counties in Colleges per square mile.

List of Washington County Colleges

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


Kirkwood Community College - Washington County Regional Center 2192 Lexington Boulevard Washington, IA

Shiloh University 100 Shiloh Drive Kalona, IA

About Washington County Colleges

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

Washington County College Statistics

Find Washington 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.

Washington County College Enrollment
 Washington CountyIowa
College/Grad School Enrollment550 (11.1%)221,409 (27.6%)
Washington County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Washington CountyIowa
Some College, No Degree2,867 (19.1%)441,087 (21.2%)
Associate's Degree1,670 (11.2%)238,423 (11.5%)
Bachelor's Degree2,269 (15.2%)395,820 (19.0%)
Graduate/Professional Degree945 (6.3%)191,197 (9.2%)
Washington County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Washington CountyIowa
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher3,214587,017
Arts, Humanities & Others798 (24.8%)121,444 (20.7%)
Business501 (15.6%)122,300 (20.8%)
Education699 (21.7%)108,830 (18.5%)
Science & Engineering891 (27.7%)176,795 (30.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields325 (10.1%)57,648 (9.8%)