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2016-2017 Course Catalog 
2016-2017 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2016-2017 Course Catalog

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Des Moines Area Community College

Within the 2016-17 academic year, COMPASS assessment will be replaced with ACCUPLACER.  Updates about the change in assessments will be posted to the Testing Center website at https://www.dmacc.edu/testingcenter/Pages/welcome.aspx. (click here to view the website)

Contact Us

DMACC Website:



Admissions: admissions@dmacc.edu

Financial Aid: finaid@dmacc.edu

Tech Support: techsupport@dmacc.edu


In the Des Moines/Ankeny area call: 515-964-6200

Or call any campus toll-free: 1-800-362-2127

Information About DMACC Campuses

Ankeny www.dmacc.edu/ankeny/
Boone www.dmacc.edu/boone/
Carroll www.dmacc.edu/carroll/
Des Moines/Urban www.dmacc.edu/urban/
Newton www.dmacc.edu/newton/
West www.dmacc.edu/west/
Other Locations Other locations - Click here

For Archived Catalogs  prior to 2013-14

Ankeny • Boone • Carroll • Newton • Urban/Des Moines • West Des Moines

DMACC at Perry VanKirk Career Academy | DMACC Career Academy, Hunziker Center, Ames | DMACC Southridge Center | DMACC Transportation Institute |DMACC Capitol Center | Evelyn K. Davis Center, for Working Families

Nondiscrimination Policy

Des Moines Area Community College shall not engage in nor allow discrimination covered by law against any person, group or organization. This includes in employment, hiring practices or the provision of services, and harassment or discrimination based on race, color, national origin, creed, religion, sex (including pregnancy and marital status), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability and genetic information. Veteran status in educational programs, activities, employment practices, or admission procedures is also included to the extent covered by law. Individuals who believe they have been discriminated against may file a complaint through the College Discrimination Complaint Procedure. Complaint forms may be obtained from the Campus Provost’s office, the Academic Deans’ office, the Judicial Officer, or the EEO/AA Officer, Human Resources. For information about the ADA, the Section 504/ADA Coordinator may be contacted at 515-964-6857.  For Title IX questions and concerns contact 515-964-6850.(2016)