Des Moines Area Community College

The Des Moines Area Community College is established in and located at Ankeny, Iowa 50023-3993. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 118 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Des Moines Area Community College provides Public‚ 2-year and has Suburb: Large setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Des Moines Area Community College consists of No graduate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Associate’s degree, Associate’s degree in more than 20 Subject areas as well as 71 specializations.

Contact Details

2006 Ankeny Blvd
Ankeny, IA 50023-3993
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Des Moines Area Community College
: Public‚ 2-year
Awards offered
No graduate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Associate’s degree
Associate’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester

Admissions & Requirements

Des Moines Area Community College Undergraduate application fees is $ and Graduate application fees $. Below table’s shows Des Moines Area Community College admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,080 $136
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $4,080 $136
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $8,160 $272
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $7,354 $7,354 $5,908 $5,736
On campus, other expenses $4,638 $4,638 $4,528 $4,454
Off campus (not with family), room and board $6,084 $5,908 $5,908 $5,736
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,638 $4,638 $4,528 $4,454
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,638 $4,638 $4,528 $4,454


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Not applicable
Basketball Not applicable
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track Not applicable

Des Moines Area Community College Majors with degree levels

The Des Moines Area Community College is up with semester based academics that offer 71 majors.

  • Certificate Degree : 68 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 50 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Information Technology
Computer Programming‚ Specific Applications
Web Page‚ Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management‚ Other
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services‚ Other

Personal and Culinary Services


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Construction Trades

Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians

Precision Production

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services

Note: Information stated about Des Moines Area Community College College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Des Moines Area Community College College.