Points of Pride

College programs 5th in the world

Iowa State University ranked fifth among universities worldwide offering agriculture and forestry by Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings in its latest survey.

Nearly $2 million in scholarships

Nearly $2 million in scholarships are offered each year to CALS students.

Graduates find jobs

Nearly 98 percent of CALS graduates reported they were working, continuing their education or serving in the military within six months of receiving their diplomas.

Researchers focus on Iowa needs

Nearly 750 active research projects are tied to scientists supported by the college's Agriculture Experiment Station — research in plants, animals, natural resources, food and nutrition, energy, economics and more.

Students manage farm

Students manage the Ag 450 Farm as they have since 1943. It is the only student-managed farm at a land grant university in the United States.

Students present their research

Thirteen of 21 Iowa State undergraduates who presented their research to state legislators at this year's "Research in the Capitol" event were CALS students.