Student Points of Pride

Earn a paycheck while learning

Earn a paycheck while learning with the Science With Practice program.

Many study abroad opportunities

All seven continents are destinations for study abroad programs. They are so popular that the College ranks second in the nation for the number of students participating each year.

Most grads find jobs in Iowa

The first job for about three-quarters of CALS graduates with bachelor’s degrees is in Iowa. More

98% placement rate

A job, graduate school or military service were the first step for nearly 98 percent of students earning bachelor’s degrees, according to the latest survey. More

Largest career fair in the nation

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Career Day every fall is the largest agricultural job fair of its kind in the nation. It is so popular students from other colleges and universities attend.

Millions in scholarships

Scholarships totaling $2 million are offered every year to students through CALS and its departments.