Tag Archives: Iowa

Top Schools of Law in Iowa

We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Iowa that offer Law degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school’s ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our… Read More »

University of Iowa College of Law

The University of Iowa College of Law was founded in 1865, making it the oldest law school in continuous operation west of the Mississippi River. It was the first public law school established in Iowa and the first to admit women. The College of Law was initially located in downtown Iowa City, but moved to… Read More »

Drake University Law School

Drake University Law School was established in 1865 as the first law school in Iowa. It is located on the campus of Drake University, a private university located in Des Moines, Iowa. The school has a rich history of educating lawyers and providing legal education to generations of Iowans. The school was initially part of… Read More »

Brief History of Iowa

Population: 3,062.309 thousand people (2011) Area: 145743.0 sq. km Iowa, Hawkeye State, lies between the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. This is part of the Great Prairies of North America, so the terrain here is rather monotonous – endless steppes, only in the north of the state turning into hilly hills, where the highest point is… Read More »