Polk County Community Colleges

There are 5 community colleges in Polk County, Iowa, serving 25,755 students.
Polk County, IA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.67 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 36:1.

Polk County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • AIB College of Business
    Private, non-profit
    2500 Fleur Drive
    Des Moines IA  50321
    (515)244-4221

    1,014 students
  • 2006 Ankeny Blvd
    Ankeny IA  50023
    (515)964-6241

    23,526 students
  • 1860 NW 118th St, Ste 110
    Clive IA  50325
    (515)327-5500

    147 students
  • 4655 121st Street
    Urbandale IA  50323
    (515)727-2100

    874 students
  • 7000 Fleur Drive
    Des Moines IA  50321
    (515)309-9000

    194 students
Recent Articles
January 14, 2017
Even more midnight classes are launching at community college campuses across the country this year, in hopes of working around the demanding schedules of their students.
January 14, 2017
A new report by the American Institutes for Research shows that some states are paying billions of dollars on community college students who drop out before earning a degree or certification.
January 14, 2017
Learn about a Governor’s Investment in Aerospace grant that will help 13 Washington community colleges develop training programs for the aerospace industry.