Des Moines Area Community College’s online business degree is one of the nation’s top-ranked programs, according to, an online magazine and resource dedicated to students. The Seattle-based publication ranked DMACC’s Business Administration AAS degree as No. 6 in the nation after evaluating 1,604 accredited U.S. colleges and universities for their business administration associate degree. The programs were measured using a unique scoring system that analyzed each program’s curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation and postgraduate employment. Each year more than 1,000 students are enrolled in DMACC’s Business Administration program, which is located across all six DMACC campuses. About one-quarter of those students are pursuing the degree through online classes. The full list of the top 59 programs can be found here.