Ankeny Campus Testing Center

​​2006 South Ankeny Blvd.
Building 6, Room 23 (across from the auditorium)
Ankeny, ​Iowa 50023

Contact us at:

Phone: ​515-964-6595

All DMACC Testing Centers will be closed on the following days:

  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 27, 2019
  • 4th of July: Thursday, July 4, 2019
  • Labor Day: Monday, September 2, 2019

Ankeny Testing Center Hours:

Summer Semester May 21 - August 1, 2019
Mon, Thu, Fri8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tue & Wed8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fall Semester Aug. 21-Dec. 12, 2019
Mon and Fri
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tues, Wed and Thurs8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Spring Semester Jan. 13-May 7, 2020
Mon and Fri
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tues, Wed and Thurs8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Break Hours
Spring/Summer Break: May 3-20, 2019
Mon thru Fri8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Summer/Fall Semester Break: Aug 2-20, 2019
Mon, Thur and Fri8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tues and Wed8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Please note:

  • Testing is provided on a walk-in basis except as noted under Available Testing. Please call 515-964-6595 for tests requiring an appointment. Sufficient time should be allowed for test completion within designated office hours.
  • A photo ID is required for all testing.
  • Students taking DMACC make-up tests are required to know the name of the instructor.
  • Cell phones, pagers, FitBits, smart watches and other electronic devices are not allowed in the Testing Center.
  • Many exams have proctor fees. Check with the office staff to determine fees; a $20 testing fee per test is charged for the administration of tests for non-DMACC institutions. The fee is payable at the Testing Center on the day of your exam.
  • Once a test has been started, the tester may NOT leave the testing room and return to the test.

Available Testing

  • DMACC makeup testing for credit classes
  • Challenge testing
  • CLEP testing (during the day by appointment only)
  • Correspondence, business and non-DMACC testing fees will apply
  • Next-Generation ACCUPLACER testing (Reading and Writing)
  • ELL (English Language Learner​) ACCUPLACER Classic testing
  • Lead Testing Certification: Inspector/Risk Assessor and Abatement Contractor 
  • Online CNA written testing (appointment only, to register call 1-800-362-2127 ext. 6800)
  • Veterinary Technology Program admissions testing (HESI Exam)​
  • Typing test for DMACC programs
  • Mechanical Reasoning
  • Iowa Board of Dental Examiners (letters required from Iowa Board of Dental Examiners in order to test)
    • Jurisprudence
    • Infection Control & Hazardous Materials
    • Radiography tests
  • Nursing Program Admissions Test (ATI TEAS)
  • On-line Pesticide Applicator Certification (examinees need to bring their login information for the testing site,
  • Plumber and Mechanical Professional Certification (by appointment only)


Please check with office staff regarding fees