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Why Coe

Coe College is a selective, private, nationally recognized four-year liberal arts college providing superior educational experiences for students since 1851.

Coe's residential campus is located in Cedar Rapids - Iowa's second largest city - and only hours from several major metropolitan hubs like Chicago, Minneapolis, Omaha and St. Louis. The 1,400+ students enrolled at Coe make up a diverse population, representing nearly 40 states and over 20 foreign countries.

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Think Like a Kohawk

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Average GPA

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Student to Faculty Ratio

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Average Class Size

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of Students Are from Out-of-State

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

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of Students Are Involved in One or More Student Organizations

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of the Student Body Competes in a Varsity Sport

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Internships, Jobs and Entertainment Opportunities in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Sarah Fathallah

Success in the real world

Sarah Fathallah ’16

Accepted a job offer before graduation

Sarah turned her internship into a full-time job! After working for the University Relations team at Rockwell Collins, Sarah accepted the New Graduate Recruiter position. She handles talent acquisition for all 30 Rockwell Collins locations.


Coe is accredited by the , the , the, the , and the . The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Coe College is accredited by the .

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