Welcome to the Des Moines Location

At Purdue Global, you can discover your potential and learn how to make the most of it. Our curriculum is specifically geared toward guiding you in your pursuit of a rewarding and successful career.* We strive to help you reach your goals by offering quality programs that integrate general education, professional skills, and career-focused training.

History and Community

The Des Moines location traces its roots back to Mason City, Iowa, and the founding of the main campus of Hamilton College in 1900. That long and proud legacy continues to this day at Purdue University Global.

Each location maintains close relationships with its surrounding community, resulting in Purdue Global graduates employed throughout the Midwest. Today, the Des Moines location offers a variety of associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees with flexible options to fit students’ personal and professional lives.

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Des Moines, Iowa Location

Why Purdue Global–Des Moines?

We strive to deliver a best-in-class educational experience with an unmatched commitment to your success. At Purdue Global, we pride ourselves on being an outcomes-focused institution that offers relevant programs in many of the nation's fastest-growing fields. From day one, our curriculum will help you develop the skills to pursue a new profession or advance in your current field.*

Your success beyond the classroom is important to us. We offer individual career planning and assessments to help you craft the most effective employment search strategies. You can also participate in student life activities to help further your personal and professional goals.

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Prepare for SHRM Certification

The Des Moines campus is pleased to host Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) courses designed to help HR professionals prepare for SHRM's new competency-based certification. 

Prepare for SHRM Certification

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*Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.