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Private University | drake.edu

Fields of Study

  • Arts and Sciences

  • Business

  • Education

  • Journalism and Mass Communications

  • Law

  • Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Good to Know

Drake University is a private university in Des Moines, Iowa. It offers undergraduate and graduate programs, including professional programs in business, law, and pharmacy. Drake's law school is among the 25 oldest in the United States.

Rankings

137

(National U)

Location

Des Moines, IA

Personal Statement

Optional

Freshmen applicants who do not submit SAT/ACT scores must choose to either submit a personal essay or complete an admission interview

English Proficiency

71

TOEFL

6.0

IELTS

105

DET

Intakes

Fall: August

Spring*: January

Summer*: May

*Transfer students only

Enrollment

2,811

Acceptance Rate

69%

Application Method(s)

Athletic Training, Occupational Therapy, and Pharmacy transfers have different application methods, click here for more info

Fees

$61,972

Total

$49,466 / $12,506

Tuition / Living

SAT / ACT

Optional

(Freshman)

Not required

(Transfer)

Scholarship

Deadlines

Freshman

Fall:

December 1 (Early Action)

March 1 (Regular)

Transfer

Fall:

July 1

Spring:

December 1

Summer:

April 15

updated August 2023

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