Colleges Near Des Moines

Colleges and universities near me in the Des Moines, Iowa area

There are 26 colleges within 100 miles of Des Moines. Located in Iowa with a population of 203,433, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Des Moines. The nearest college is AIB College of Business at a distance of 1.7 miles from Des Moines center. This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable options or not ready for a full four year program, consider local community colleges near Des Moines.

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    • SAT Range N/A
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    • Average HS GPA 3.09
    • Students: 348
    • Tuition:$15,666
    • Acceptance Rate 42%
    • 2 miles from
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    • Average HS GPA 3.12*
    • Students: 727
    • Tuition:$17,952
    • Acceptance Rate 95%
    • 1 miles from
    • SAT Range 1140/1360
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.7
    • Students: 4,869
    • Tuition:$41,396
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Acceptance Rate 68%
    • 3 miles from
    • SAT Range 920/1110
    • ACT Range 18/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.2
    • Students: 1,886
    • Tuition:$27,608
      Admissions Standards  Very Easy Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 92%
    • 3 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
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    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 34
    • Tuition:$11,982
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 4 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
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    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 23,474
    • Tuition:$4,680
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 9 miles from
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    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 760
    • Tuition:$14,343
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 10 miles from
    • SAT Range N/A
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    • Average HS GPA NA
    • Students: 4
    • Tuition:$9,480
    • Acceptance Rate 100%
    • 9 miles from
    • SAT Range 950/1260
    • ACT Range 18/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.39
    • Students: 353
    • Tuition:$16,876
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 62%
    • 11 miles from
    • SAT Range 1050/1250
    • ACT Range 20/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.46*
    • Students: 1,444
    • Tuition:$39,144
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Acceptance Rate 84%
    • 15 miles from

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The closest community college is Des Moines Area Community College and is 9.2 miles from Des Moines. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Des Moines Area Community College are $4,680 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Des Moines Area Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.