DMACC Career Advantage Program

Student with TextbooksDes Moines Area Community College and area high schools have formed a partnership to offer high school students opportunities to earn college credit while still in high school. Juniors and seniors are able to enroll and complete DMACC courses at their home high school, at DMACC, or online.

  • Career Advantage courses supplement high school courses.
  • DMACC course competencies, course materials and textbooks are used in the classroom.
  • Courses are the same quality as the courses taught on the college campus.
  • Instructors are certified through DMACC

Learn how DMACC credit will apply toward a degree at ISU, UNI, and Univ. of Iowa. Visit

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*High School Career Advantage students who wish to attend DMACC after high school must fill out a DMACC Application for Admission and complete admission requirements.