Youth Consortium

Contact your high school counselor to see if you are eligible for the academic services provided through the DMACC Youth Consortium.

Complete your education through the Youth Consortium!
If your school district is a member of the Youth Consortium, YC provides alternative educational opportunities to students who desire to complete their education.

What is available?

Earn credit toward graduation from your home school

Are you currently out of school or having difficulty in your present school environment?

If so, take this opportunity to earn credit to be transferred to your home high school. This will allow you to keep up with your class while you are out of school.


If you are 17 years of age or older, you are eligible to enroll in DMACC's High School Credit Program.

  • A variety of High School Courses are available through DMACC
  • Each course has been individualized
  • Students work on each course independently with the assistance of DMACC instructors
  • Students work at their own pace
  • Students’ attendance schedules are flexible
  • With school approval, the Consortium pays for all course fees and provides free rental of necessary books to students.

For more information, contact:

Daniela Leo
DMACC Southridge Center
111 E. Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315
Phone: 515-287-8702
FAX: 515-287-8733

Youth Consortium Location Contacts

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