Des Moines Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in Des Moines, Iowa, serving 1,208 students.
  • Polk County, IA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.66 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 26:1.

Des Moines, IA 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
  • Vatterott College-Des Moines
    Private, for profit
    7000 Fleur Drive
    Des Moines IA  50321
    (515)309-9000

    194 students
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