Points of Pride

Top-ranked college programs in the world

Iowa State University ranks in the top tier of universities worldwide offering agriculture and forestry by QS World University Rankings.

More than $3 million in scholarships

CALS and its departments offer more than $3 million in scholarships each year.

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 operations

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

Students present research to legislators

Several CALS undergraduates presented their research to state legislators at this year's Research in the Capitol event.