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University of Iowa tops in Iowa for men's athletic student aid

University of Iowa spends $15,166 per player on student aid for its men’s team athletes -- the highest rate among Iowa colleges -- according to an Higher Education Tribune analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

6,943 borrowers in default on student loans after attending four-year universities in Iowa

Kaplan University and Upper Iowa University reported the largest share of borrowers at four-year universities who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Colleges spend $2.1 billion on men's athletic student aid

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Vanderbilt University in Tennessee spends the most on athletic student aid for men's teams, reporting $8.9 million in student aid for 2016, or $49,973 per male player, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Which Iowa colleges receive the least state student aid?

Iowa School of Beauty-Sioux City and La James College of Hairstyling and Cosmetology reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among Iowa schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Which Iowa colleges receive the most state student aid?

Simpson College and Central College reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among Iowa schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Iowa is 3rd most popular state for outdoor track

About 5 percent of all college track & field athletes compete for schools in Iowa, federal data shows.

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Residents in Iowa face some of the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: 1,117 Iowa college athletes participate in outdoor track and field

Wartburg College reported having the most outdoor track and field athletes in the state in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: 20,508 college athletes participate in outdoor track and field

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Mt. San Antonio College in California reported having the most outdoor track and field athletes in the U.S. in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Iowa private colleges, universities report 6 percent default rate on student loans

At William Penn University, 12.5 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis.

Analysis: 34 percent of mortgages in Sioux County considered ‘underwater’

Among Iowa counties, Sioux had the highest percentage of property owners with mortgages who owe at least 25 percent more on their loans than their property is worth, according to an analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions looking at home equity at the end of the first quarter.

Analysis: Women's college outdoor track in Iowa grosses $1.3 million

Dordt College women's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs in the state, reporting $273,435 – or $6,836 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: Women's college outdoor track grosses $32.3 million

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Southern California men's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $900,000 – or $32,149 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis of occupational licensing burdens ranks Iowa No. 37

Iowa ranked 37th among U.S. states that have burdensome licensing laws for lower-income jobs, according to a report by the Institute for Justice (IJ).

991 borrowers in default on student loans after attending private Iowa colleges

Upper Iowa University in Fayette and Buena Vista University in Storm Lake reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Men's college outdoor track in Iowa grosses $1.4 million

Dordt College men's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs in the state, reporting $299,754 – or $6,378 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

The price of education: Which 2-year Iowa schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Iowa residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Indian Hills Community College, Western Iowa Tech Community College and Des Moines Area Community College, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Men's college outdoor track grosses $31.2 million

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Southern California men's outdoor track tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting more than $900,000 – or $32,149 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

The price of education: Which 2-year Iowa schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Iowa residents attending two-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at American College of Hairstyling-Des Moines, PCI Academy-Ames and Aveda Institute-Des Moines, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: 16.8 percent of Iowa property owners are ‘equity rich’

In Iowa, owners of more than 89,000 properties with mortgages have at least 50 percent equity in their homes, according to an analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions looking at home equity at the end of the first quarter.

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