Colleges in Ottumwa, Iowa

There are 4 Colleges in Ottumwa, Iowa, serving a population of 24,705 people in an area of 16 square miles. There is 1 College per 6,176 people, and 1 College per 3 square miles.

In Iowa, Ottumwa is ranked 26th of 1056 cities in Colleges per capita, and 15th of 1056 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Ottumwa Colleges

Find Ottumwa, 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 Ottumwa Colleges

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

Ottumwa College Statistics

Find Ottumwa 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.

Ottumwa College Enrollment
 OttumwaWapello County
College/Grad School Enrollment1,459 (25.3%)1,780 (22.8%)
Ottumwa Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 OttumwaWapello County
Some College, No Degree3,727 (23.0%)5,462 (22.7%)
Associate's Degree1,740 (10.7%)2,796 (11.6%)
Bachelor's Degree1,744 (10.7%)2,755 (11.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree1,026 (6.3%)1,567 (6.5%)
Ottumwa Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 OttumwaWapello County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher2,7704,322
Arts, Humanities & Others488 (17.6%)702 (16.2%)
Business381 (13.8%)654 (15.1%)
Education728 (26.3%)1,120 (25.9%)
Science & Engineering798 (28.8%)1,223 (28.3%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields375 (13.5%)623 (14.4%)