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First-Year Students

Coe College is a selective, private, nationally recognized four-year coeducational liberal arts institution providing superior educational experiences for students since 1851. Coe's residential campus is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa - the second largest city in the state - and only hours from several major cities such as Chicago, Minneapolis, Omaha and St. Louis. The 1,400 students enrolled at Coe make up a diverse population, representing more than 40 states and over 20 foreign countries.

Coe prides itself on the ability to give students a personalized education. The average class size is 16, with a student/faculty ratio of 11:1. The personalized attention and diverse student body contribute to a learning experience that is of superior quality - one that prepares them, and prepares them well, for life after college. 

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Campus Life

Coe offers many avenues for you to make connections and explore your interests. Check out the campus opportunities available outside the classroom.

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Academics & Majors

With more than 40 majors that cover a range of fields, you're sure to find something to suit your interests.

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Coe College recognizes students like you who strive for and achieve excellence in academics. Learn about all of the scholarships and awards you are eligible for.

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