Undergraduate Majors at Des Moines Area Community College

The most popular major at Des Moines Area Community College is Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies followed by Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training and Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse. A list of all 65 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

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.