Des Moines Area Community College

Ankeny, IA
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2006 Ankeny Blvd Ankeny, IA
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Des Moines Area Community College is a very large, public, two-year college, enrolling 22298 students and offering 130 degrees in Ankeny, IA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Des Moines Area Community College

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
4
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
1707
0
Child Care Provider/assistant
16
43
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Veterinary/animal Health Technology/technician and Veterinary Assistant
25
Surgical Technology/technologist
15
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist
14
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
116
1
Phlebotomy Technician/phlebotomist
33
Pharmacy Technician/assistant
13
Ophthalmic Technician/technologist
13
Nursing Assistant/aide and Patient Care Assistant/aide
0
Medical/clinical Assistant
19
Medical Administrative/executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
15
34
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training
138
Health/health Care Administration/management
5
14
Health Information/medical Records Technology/technician
9
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (Emt Paramedic)
2
7
Dietitian Assistant
2
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
22
Dental Assisting/assistant
30
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Welding Technology/welder
360
Tool and Die Technology/technician
14
29
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
17
2
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician
6
7
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
43
Electrician
9
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician
30
5
Carpentry/carpenter
10
Cabinetmaking and Millwork
0
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician
44
2
Autobody/collision and Repair Technology/technician
2
7
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations
12
4
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Small Business Administration/management
11
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
6
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
4
Retailing and Retail Operations
1
Office Management and Supervision
7
4
Marketing/marketing Management, General
9
18
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
12
Business Administration and Management, General
30
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping
3
17
Accounting
21
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Legal Assistant/paralegal
21
13
Homeland Security
3
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician
1
1
Criminal Justice/police Science
94
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Web Page, Digital/multimedia and Information Resources Design
4
10
Prepress/desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
9
11
Information Technology
7
10
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
14
6
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
40
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Culinary Arts/chef Training
34
1
Commercial Photography
11
Commercial and Advertising Art
15
29
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/technician
7
Telecommunications Technology/technician
0
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting Cad/cadd
13
5
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
17
2
Industrial Electronics Technology/technician
4
Civil Engineering Technology/technician
6
Biotechnology
4
1
Automation Engineer Technology/technician
5
Architectural Drafting and Architectural Cad/cadd
6
4
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Viticulture and Enology
0
Applied Horticulture/horticultural Business Services, Other
3
1
Agricultural/farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
22
27
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Language Interpretation and Translation
3
5
Community Organization and Advocacy
43
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Administration/management, General
11
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology
8
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biotechnology
4
1
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
  • Variable Rates: 1.25% APR - 11.10% APR. Fixed Rates: 4.25% APR - 12.35% APR. Lowest rates shown include the auto debit discount.1
  • Whether you're studying online or on campus, borrow up to 100% of the school-certified expenses4
  • Choose from multiple repayment options, including no payments while in school1
  • No origination fee or prepayment penalty2
  • The only undergraduate student loan that offers 4 months of Chegg® study help --a $100 value6
  • No interest payments!1
  • Payments based on a fixed percentage of future income.
  • Never pay more than you can afford.
  • Innovative alternative to traditional student loans.
  • Grace period after graduation before payments begin.
  • Pause payments for certain life events.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Des Moines Area Community College

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
Criminal Justice/police Science
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
Marketing/marketing Management, General
Small Business Administration/management

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

School Accreditation Information
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Dental Assisting (DA)
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
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