Carroll Location

Des Moines Area Community College

Conveniently located near: Jefferson, Iowa; Lake City, Iowa; Coon Rapids, Iowa; Audubon, Iowa

Buena Vista University Carroll was established in partnership with the Des Moines Area Community College in July 2009. Offices are housed on the DMACC campus in Carroll with evening courses offered on site and additional courses available online. 

Carroll Contact Information

Phone: 712.749.1910

Buena Vista University–Carroll
906 N Grant Road, RM 152
Carroll, Iowa 51401

Carroll Staff

Term Dates for Carroll

BVU Carroll programs

Certain programs at BVU require partial or complete online course work. To learn more, please contact an advisor at 712.749.1910.

Combine Face-to-face and Online programs for ultimate flexibility!

Not seeing your program in Carroll? Many BVU students like you choose to combine the comfort and familiarity of taking face-to-face courses at a BVU location with the flexibility and convenience of online programs.

See BVU Online Programs

Transfer to BVU Carroll

Transfer Done Right

100 percent of Associate of Arts degree credits from our community college partners transfer to BVU. Most AA degrees require 68 credits, and we make sure that they all transfer to BVU. Talk about saving time and money!

Contact a personal advisor at 712.749.1910 to see how your credits will transfer.

Many colleges have full articulation agreements with Buena Vista University. Students who have completed an approved associate's degree at these colleges can seamlessly move on to complete a bachelor's degree through Buena Vista University.

BVU has full articulation agreements with these colleges:

  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Ellsworth Community College
  • Iowa Central Community College
  • Indian Hills Community College
  • Iowa Lakes Community College
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Marshalltown Community College
  • Metropolitan Community College
  • Minnesota West Community & Technical College
  • North Iowa Area Community College
  • Southwestern Community College
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College