Office of Admissions
Because of where you want to go afterward
Your ultimate goal is to become an exceptionally well-prepared health care professional. At DMU, you will learn with faculty and students who all share a common focus on medicine and the health sciences. You will become ready for both autonomous and interprofessional practice in providing the highest quality of care.
Explore our degrees
Des Moines University has nine different programs within three health sciences colleges, all widely respected and highly competitive.
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“At DMU, I most enjoy the variety of opportunities offered to get involved with campus organizations and with faculty research, as well as volunteering with the community. The faculty not only help students develop critical-thinking skills and evidence-based practice, but also encouragement and support along the way.”
Taylor Woods, D.P.T. student
Diversity at DMU: Your culture creates ours
Cultural competency is part of the personal and professional development that happens at DMU. Our campus environment is shaped by individuals who bring cultural differences, life experiences and distinct characteristics.