Colleges in Ankeny, Iowa

There are 3 Colleges in Ankeny, Iowa, serving a population of 56,237 people in an area of 30 square miles. There is 1 College per 18,745 people, and 1 College per 9 square miles.

In Iowa, Ankeny is ranked 51st of 1056 cities in Colleges per capita, and 48th of 1056 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Ankeny Colleges

Find Ankeny, Iowa colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Des Moines Area Community College 2006 North Ankeny Boulevard Ankeny, IA

Des Moines Area Community College: Library 2006 South Ankeny Boulevard Ankeny, IA

Faith Baptist Bible College And Theological Seminary 1900 Northwest 4th Street Ankeny, IA

About Ankeny Colleges

Ankeny Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Ankeny, IA. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Ankeny Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Ankeny College Statistics

Find Ankeny College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Ankeny College Enrollment
 AnkenyPolk County
College/Grad School Enrollment5,222 (30.2%)29,152 (23.9%)
Ankeny Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 AnkenyPolk County
Some College, No Degree6,965 (18.6%)63,904 (20.4%)
Associate's Degree4,972 (13.3%)31,920 (10.2%)
Bachelor's Degree12,627 (33.8%)77,519 (24.7%)
Graduate/Professional Degree5,365 (14.4%)35,590 (11.4%)
Ankeny Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 AnkenyPolk County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher17,992113,109
Arts, Humanities & Others3,240 (18.0%)25,248 (22.3%)
Business5,362 (29.8%)29,146 (25.8%)
Education2,980 (16.6%)15,965 (14.1%)
Science & Engineering5,161 (28.7%)33,458 (29.6%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,249 (6.9%)9,292 (8.2%)