​​​All outcomes were met or exceeded by the Des Moines Area Community College Medical Assistant Program during the most recent 5 year reporting period.

Based on the 2020​ MAERB Annual Report data, the DMACC Medical Assistant Program has ​exceeded all Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) established thresholds for outcome assessment in medical assisting programs accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Please see below:

  • 2019 Certification exam pass rate:​ 100%
  • 2019 Retention rate: 78.95%
  • 2019 Job Placement: 90.91%