On behalf of our DMACC community, we are pleased to welcome your son or daughter to the College this fall. While we're continuing to adjust to changes caused by COVID-19, we're doing our best to support your student's academic success.
Here are some reasons why you and your student have made a good decision choosing DMACC.
1. Academic programs
DMACC offers more than 200 degrees, diplomas and certificates, from Cybersecurity to Mortuary Science (view full list).
Transfer partnerships and 2+2 programs with numerous four-year universities.
DMACC students have transferred to over 925 colleges and universities around the country.
Our students do as well, if not better than, their peers who entered the universities directly after high school. In fact, 90% of DMACC graduates who transferred to one of Iowa's state universities stayed enrolled there after one year.
Full tuition scholarships are available for many in-demand career paths.
DMACC has the lowest tuition and fees in Iowa.
A record number of scholarships are available.
Recently, DMACC was named 10th Best Value in the U.S. by Value Colleges –
And voted Best Community College in Iowa by CITYVIEW readers.
3. Support Resources for On-Time Graduation
One-on-one Academic Advising and Counseling.
Career Exploration and Internship opportunities.
Quality of faculty and instruction.
Equity and Inclusion
While DMACC prides itself on its welcoming culture, an all-college review of our commitment to diverse populations is currently underway. It includes assessment surveys, an examination of student satisfaction, and a review of our mission, vision and values to enhance everything from our hiring practices to serving diverse audiences.
5. Student Health and Engagement
Free gym membership to Trail Point and other rec opportunities on other Campuses
Clubs (Academic, Social, Political, Religious, Athletics, and Cultural). If your student cannot find a club to join, they can start one!
6. Career Placement
98% of DMACC graduates are employed, continuing their education or are serving in the military.
DMACC is proud to be part of your student's future. Thank you for putting your academic trust in us.
Rob Denson, President