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DMACC Majors

Ankeny, Iowa

Undergraduate Majors at Des Moines Area Community College

The most popular undergraduate major at Des Moines Area Community College is Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies followed by Welding Technology/Welder and Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training. A list of all 65 available majors and annual graduates is presented below. Also of interest, median earnings for Des Moines Area Community College graduates by major.

List of undergrad majors offered at Des Moines Area Community College
Agriculture
Graduates
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling 93
Agricultural and Food Products Processing 6
Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Business Services, Other 28
Communications Technology
Graduates
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design 20
Computer and Information Sciences
Graduates
Information Technology 22
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 8
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 8
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 23
Personal and Culinary Services
Graduates
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science 32
Culinary Arts/Chef Training 42
Engineering
Graduates
Surveying Engineering 2
Engineering Technology
Graduates
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician 13
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD 18
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD 14
Foreign Languages
Graduates
Language Interpretation and Translation 10
Work and Family Studies
Graduates
Child Care Provider/Assistant 85
Legal Professions
Graduates
Legal Assistant/Paralegal 42
Liberal Arts and Humanities
Graduates
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 1,149
Biology
Graduates
Biotechnology 5
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Graduates
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 6
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting
Graduates
Criminal Justice/Police Science 60
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician 10
Human Services
Graduates
Community Organization and Advocacy 42
Construction Trades
Graduates
Carpentry/Carpenter 12
Electrician 5
Mechanic and Repair Technologies
Graduates
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology 9
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician 11
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 21
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology 21
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician 22
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician 25
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician 33
Precision Production Trades
Graduates
Tool and Die Technology/Technician 20
Welding Technology/Welder 159
Cabinetmaking and Millwork 7
Visual and Performing Arts
Graduates
Commercial and Advertising Art 32
Commercial Photography 17
Health Professions
Graduates
Dental Assisting/Assistant 38
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist 23
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 15
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 60
Medical/Clinical Assistant 12
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant 12
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant 23
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist 12
Surgical Technology/Technologist 8
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 19
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist 35
Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist 3
Dietitian Assistant 6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 110
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training 149
Business
Graduates
Business Administration and Management 84
Office Management and Supervision 40
Accounting 49
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 33
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services 37
Small Business Administration/Management 22
Hospitality Administration/Management 13
Marketing/Marketing Management 34
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations 9
Retailing and Retail Operations 1
Selling Skills and Sales Operations 4
Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations 13

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=153214 IPEDS survey data for Des Moines Area Community College.