Drake University is recognized as one of the finest institutions of higher learning in the Midwest. A midsized, private university in Des Moines, Iowa, we offer the benefits and resources of a larger institution along with the advantages of intimate class sizes and close personal relationships. Our mid-sized campus community allows faculty and staff to foster close relationships with students and help them meet educational, professional and personal goals. More than 3,500 undergraduate students choose from among 70 programs of study, combine majors or create their own major. We enroll more than 2,100 graduate students and offer more than 20 graduate-level degrees. Drake’s hometown of Des Moines is a diverse and vibrant capital city that has become nationally renown for its quality of living. Greater Des Moines is a hub of activity, boasting excellent schools; a thriving economy; and ample recreational, social, and cultural opportunities—all at a reasonable cost of living. There’s a reason Des Moines was named the “#1 Metro with the Most Community Pride” by Gallup.
This employer does prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation/preference.
This employer does prohibit discrimination based on gender identity/expression.
This employer does not offer health insurance benefits to eligible partners.
This employer does not appear on the AAUP list of censured institutions.