DMACC at Perry VanKirk Career Academy

​​​​​​​​​​The DMACC Perry VanKirk Center offers unique opportunities for you to earn college credits and learn a new skill set to better your life and/or career.

How to apply for a DMACC Foundation Scholarship


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​Take Credit Classes

During the evening, start your path towards a college degree with credit classes. Credit classes transfer to four year colleges & universities. Select courses are also offered during the day.

Credit Classes

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​Earn College Credits in High School

During the day, the Career Academy offers career & technical programs to high school students through a partnership with area districts.

Career Academy Classes

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​Additional Programs

The Perry Center offers classes to help students with

» ELL - English Language Le​arners

» HiSET - High School Diploma

 See What's Happening

Congratulations to the DMACC VanKirk 2020 Squad

See the Perry High School students who have been named to the DMACC VanKirk Squad.


Perry Center in the News

DMACC at Perry VanKirk Career Academy Welding Contest

Welding students 

​DMACC Perry welding student talks about her experience

Raccoon Valley Radio's Joe Cerwinske interviews DMACC Perry VanKirk Career Academy Director Eddie Diaz and Woodward Granger student Joe Rodamaker who is currently taking Welding classes at the Perry Center while attending high school.