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Des Moines Area Community College

Ankeny, IA 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate67%
Acceptance Rate67%

About Des Moines Area Community College

Des Moines Area Community College is a public, state college in the town of Ankeny, Iowa. Des Moines Area Community College was founded in 1966. The college enrolls around 21,637 students a year, including 21,637 undergraduate students.

2002 Acceptance Rate for Des Moines Area Community College

It is not competitive to get into Des Moines Area Community College. Around 67% of applicants get into Des Moines Area Community College each year. In 2002, 6,810 students applied to Des Moines Area Community College and 4,577 were admitted.

Des Moines Area Community College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 67%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional May require tests

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

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Des Moines Area Community College is located in Ankeny, Iowa,.

If you want to see Des Moines Area Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80 and Interstate 35 to Ankeny, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Des Moines International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Des Moines Area Community College and Ankeny are like without leaving home.

College Info

2006 South Ankeny Boulevard https://www.dmacc.edu/ Ankeny, IA 50023

Campus Setting: Small Town

Des Moines Area Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Des Moines Area Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Des Moines Area Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Des Moines Area Community College SAT Scores

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Des Moines Area Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$14,340

In State

$19,680

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$5,340
$10,680
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
$8,190
$8,190
Books
$810
$810

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Des Moines Area Community College is like? There are approximately 21,637 students enrolled at Des Moines Area Community College. 24% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from IA and 3% percent of students are from other states.

24%

Full Time

76%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

21,637

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

67%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,340

Out-of-State

$10,680

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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