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There’s never been a better time to be a Kohawk. Coe College is ranked among the top 20 percent of all colleges and universities in the United States.

Our location in the heart of the Cedar Rapids, Iowa provides students with access to over one thousand internships and jobs. Cedar Rapids boasts the lowest unemployment rate of any city in the nation for college graduates. Because of the superb networking and internship opportunities we provide, The Princeton Review recently named Coe one of the nation’s Top 25 Best Schools for Internships. In fact, 100% of students are guaranteed an internship, research project or off-campus study experience.

Our low student-to-faculty ratio means students have access to accomplished, knowledgeable professors who are interested in their success. Coe faculty members routinely use their connections to help students land jobs and acceptance into top graduate programs.

With nearly 100% of reporting graduates employed or in graduate school a year after graduation, the results speak for themselves.


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Results that Speak for Themselves


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Nearly All Reporting Grads Are Employed or in Graduate School One Year After Graduation

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College in Iowa for Return on Investment (SmartAsset)

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Fulbright Scholars in the Last Six Years

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of Physics, Chemistry and Economics Majors Have Received Full-Ride Scholarships for Graduate Study in Their Respective Fields (For More Than 30 Years)

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of Students Are Guaranteed an Internship, Research or Off-Campus Opportunity

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of Students Study Off-Campus

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Coe Alumni in a 40-mile Radius

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Internships, Jobs and Entertainment Opportunities in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Allocated to Student Clubs and Organizations Each Year

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of Students Are Involved in One or More Student Organizations

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Average Class Size

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of Students Double Major and Still Graduate in Four Years

Greg Linton

Success Story

Greg Linton

“Coe really does make it possible, and I made it happen.”

Greg majored in Public Accounting & Business Administration. He enhanced his critical-thinking skills and found his passion for accounting through coursework and over two internships with the Mayo Clinic Anesthesiology Department and at the public accounting firm RSM. More than a year before he graduated, RSM even offered Greg a full-time job.