Ankeny Campus Testing Center

​​2006 South Ankeny Blvd.
Building 6, Room 23 (across from the auditorium)
Ankeny, ​Iowa 50023

Contact us at:

Phone: ​515-964-6595

All DMACC Testing Centers will be closed on the following days:

  • In-Service Day:
    Friday, February 21, 2020

  • Winter Break:
    Monday, December 23, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020

The Ankeny Testing Center is closed from December 23, 2019 to January 1, 2020 as the whole campus will be shut down.

Ankeny Testing Center Hours:

Fall Semester Aug. 21-Dec. 12, 2019
Mon and Fri
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tues, Wed and Thurs8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Spring Semester Jan. 13-May 7, 2020
Mon and Fri
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tues, Wed and Thurs8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Summer Semester May 26 - August 5, 2020
Mon, Thu, Fri8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tue & Wed8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Break Hours
Winter Break: December 13-20, 2019
Mon thru Fri8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Winter Break: January 2-10, 2020
January 2, 3, 6, and 10, 20208 a.m. - 4 p.m.
January 7, 8, and 9, 2020
8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Please note:

  • Testing is provided on a walk-in basis except as noted under Available Testing (appointment needed). Please call 515-964-6595 for tests requiring an appointment. Sufficient time should be allowed for test completion within designated office hours.

  • A photo ID is required for all testing.

  • Students taking DMACC make-up tests are required to know the last name of the instructor.

  • If you have an approved accommodation from Disability Services that requires the test be read for you via Kurzweil or you need a quiet room for testing, please complete the Ankeny Campus Test Accommodation Request for each exam you take in the Ankeny Testing Center so the Testing Center can reserve a room for you.

  • Cell phones, pagers, FitBits, smart watches and other electronic devices are not allowed in the Testing Center.

  • Food and beverages are not allowed in the Testing Center.

  • Non-DMACC students: Distance testing is a service provided for non-DMACC students who wish to have their test proctored at a DMACC Testing Center. These outside testers are charged $20/test with one exception - if the tester attends an Iowa Community College and is taking an exam for a credit course, the fee is waived due to a reciprocity agreement between all Iowa Community Colleges. All incurred fees are payable on the day of the exam. 

Available Testing (walk-in; no appointment needed)

  • Challenge testing

Available Testing (appointment needed)

  • Assessor/Deputy Assessor Professional Certification

  • CLEP testing (day only)

  • CNA Online Comp test (to register call 1-800-362-2127 ext. 6800 or go to Continuing Ed - Direct Care Comp Exam)

  • Fire Department Testing

  • Lead Testing Certification - Inspector/Risk Assessor and Abatement Contractor 

  • Plumber and Mechanical Professional Certification


Please check with office staff regarding fees.