Thank you for your interest in pursuing your education with the University of Iowa in Des Moines. We offer a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs; this page will help take you to the right web site for information on how to apply for the program that interests you. 

Undergraduate Programs in Des Moines

Our undergraduate programs in Des Moines are primarily designed for students who have completed some course work at a university or college AFTER graduating from high school. These students should apply for admission to the University of Iowa as a transfer student using the link below. If you are a high school graduate who has not taken any university or college classes AFTER high school, please contact your program of choice for information about applying to our Des Moines undergraduate degree programs.

We offer the following four undergraduate degree programs in Des Moines:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Enterprise Leadership
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
  • Bachelor of Arts in Social Work
  • Bachelor of Science in Sport and Recreation Management

Transfer-student admission requirements vary depending on the program. Click here for more information. 

Contact the program you are interested in if you have any questions about your eligibility. Contact information can be found on this site's dedicated program pages (see "Undergraduate" tab above).

Ready to apply? Click here!


Graduate Programs in Des Moines

We offer the following graduate programs in Des Moines:

  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Arts in Strategic Communication
  • Professional MBA Program
  • Executive MBA Program
  • Master of Science or Certificate in Business Analytics
  • Master of Healthcare Administration

Admission requirements for these programs vary significantly. Each program page (see "Graduate" tab above) provides a contact that can help you pursue your program of choice. Consult with your program to learn more.