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Post-Baccalaureate Certificates

Boost your career in a flexible, affordable program designed for working adults.

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Gain the general accounting expertise you'll need to launch a career in the field and develop skills in critical thinking, analysis and communication. 

Computer Science

computer science

Learn about data structures, database system management and computer programming to sharpen your skills in the high-demand field of computer science.

Ranked No. 1 Best Computer Science School in Iowa (Computer Science Degree Search)


Data Analytics

data analytics

Gain the fundamental tools of data exploration, visualization and modeling that can be applied to your major field of study. Build the foundation you need for applying big data to your career.

Advance your career in just 3-5 courses

Trauma and Resiliency

trauma and resiliency

Develop self-care, social justice and crisis response skills in your work with those affected by trauma in a four-course, fully online program.

Courses can be applied toward Simpson's master of arts in criminal justice



  • A dedicated, focused and fully committed individual support team
  • A variety of program formats: fully online, face-to-face or a combination of both
  • A convenient West Des Moines campus 
  • A pace that is tailored to fit your lifestyle     
  • Timing that accommodates your work schedule

Develop the skills you need to advance your career.


Simpson has the lowest online and evening tuition in Iowa. Plus, we offer scholarships and grants!

The only college or university in Iowa to be ranked as one of the best online colleges by EDsmart.

Employers trust a Simpson education. More than 60 businesses in the Des Moines area offer tuition reimbursement