In an effort to expand educational opportunities to our local and global community, individuals may apply to enroll in select coursework without being admitted into a degree program. These courses may be beneficial for individuals to expand their knowledge in a certain subject matter, or serve as preparation for a graduate program.
For more details, please read the course descriptions in the DMU Catalog. Courses offered online.
Additional courses beyond those outlined above may be considered; review and approval by the applicable program director is required prior to enrollment.
Plan to submit the following application materials at least 30 days prior to the beginning of the course, contact admissions for start term options.
Send all required documentation to:
Des Moines University - Professional Development Admissions
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Following submission of all required documentation, your file will be reviewed and you will be notified within several weeks of the decision. If an applicant is approved for registration as a professional development student, the following steps are required to complete the process:
Please contact the Admissions Office with questions on how to get started with professional development coursework at DMU by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call 515-271-1499.