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

    194 students
Recent Articles
May 18, 2017
Some community college scholars have been selected by NASA to design robotic rovers. Learn about the program and some of the students selected.
May 18, 2017
A recent study by Sallie Mae shows that many of the families choosing community college for their students today are in income brackets over $100,000. We’ll explore possible reasons for the demographic change.
May 18, 2017
We examine the debate currently brewing in the Michigan legislature over whether to allow Michigan community colleges to offer four-year degrees. Are these degrees constitutional?