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We’re proud to offer students access to the University of Iowa's Des Moines programs right from their hometown. With courses taught at the new Iowa Center for Higher Education, the John and Mary Pappajohn Educational Center (JMPEC), and in a convenient online format, you can find a program that fits into your life. Some programs will require both online and on-site coursework. 

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As a student of the UI in Des Moines, you’ll enjoy the same interaction with expert faculty and dedicated student support as your fellow Hawkeyes in Iowa City. The University of Iowa's programs in Des Moines make the quality and prestige of a UI education very accessible to working professionals and adult learners in our state capital. 


Undergraduate programs in Des Moines

     The enterprise leadership program combines business and liberal arts courses to give students a valuable blend of practical skills and knowledge.

     The sports and recreation management program prepares students for administrative positions in a variety of sports and athletic organizations.

     Coursework for the political science degree gives students an adaptable set of workplace skills that lead to successful careers in government and business.

     The bachelor of arts in social work, with its focus on service and social justice, prepares students to help people and improve lives.


Graduate programs in Des Moines