The University of Iowa


If you're looking to complete your degree in a flexible format that adapts to your life, the University of Iowa's programs in Des Moines can help you reach your goals. Earning a degree from Iowa can set the foundation for an exciting future—and now you can do it without putting your life on hold or leaving your home town. 

We offer programs in several different fields and in a variety of formats designed for working professionals:

Political Science

The political science major gives students an adaptable set of workplace skills that lead to successful careers in government and business. With significant flexibility in coursework, students can tailor the degree towards their goals.

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Social Work

The social work major, with its focus on service and social justice, prepares students to help people and improve lives. Through a combination of classwork and fieldwork, students develop the skills to enter the workforce as professional social workers.

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Sport and Recreation Management

The sport and recreation management major prepares students for administrative positions in community recreation programs, commercial fitness centers, collegiate athletic departments, major and minor league sports teams, and other sport-related organizations.

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