22,982
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Des Moines Area Community College is a 2-year institution located in Ankeny, IA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, IA  50021-8995
United States
Contact Mr. Michael Lentsch
Director of Program Development
Email: mjleutsch@dmacc.edu
Phone: 515-965-7086

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Agricultural/farm Supplies Retailing And Wholesaling Checkmark
Applied Horticulture/horticultural Business Services Related Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Accounting And Business/management Checkmark
Accounting Technology And Bookkeeping Checkmark
Apparel And Accessories Marketing Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Hospitality Administration Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Office Management Checkmark
Sales, Distribution, And Marketing Operations Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Desktop Publishing And Digital Imaging Design Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Related Checkmark
Computer Programming (specific Applications) Checkmark
Information Technology Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Surveying Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Architectural Drafting And CAD/CADD Checkmark
Biomedical Technology Checkmark
Civil Engineering Technology Checkmark
Computer Engineering Technology Checkmark
Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark
Mechanical Drafting And CAD/CADD Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Child-care Provision Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technology Checkmark
Dental Hygiene Checkmark
Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training Checkmark
Medical Administrative Assistant And Medical Secretary Checkmark
Medical/clinical Assistant Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Respiratory Care Therapy Checkmark
Veterinary/animal Health Technology Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Legal Assistant/paralegal Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Autobody/collision And Repair Technology Checkmark
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology Checkmark
Communications Systems Installation And Repair Technology Checkmark
Diesel Mechanics Technology Checkmark
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation And Refrigeration Maintenance Technology Checkmark
Industrial Electronics Technology Checkmark
Industrial Mechanics And Maintenance Technology Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
Culinary Arts Checkmark
Funeral Service And Mortuary Science Checkmark
Precision Production Associate Bachelors
Machine Tool Technology Checkmark
Tool And Die Technology Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
Fire Prevention And Safety Technology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

4,680
In-state
9,360
Out-of-state
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Fees

7,302
Room & board
4,800
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

22,982
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.08%
Black or African American 5.91%
White or Caucasian 69.13%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.33%
Asian 4.15%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.05%
Two or more races 1.75%
Other 9.74%

Gender

Male (45.34%)
Female (54.66%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Orientation and Drive Into DMACC Days

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Agri-Business Club, Horticulture Club, Hospitality Arts Club, Iowa Delta Epsilon Chi and Dental Hygienist Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cross-country Running No No No
Football Checkmark No No
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Soccer Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
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Soccer Checkmark No No
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Faculty

1,145
Total Faculty
20:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 343
Part-time - 802
Male - 525
Female - 620