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    Indian Hills Community College
   
 
  Sep 23, 2017
 
 
    
College Catalog 2017-18

College Catalog 2017-18


 Welcome to the College Catalog

The Indian Hills Community College Catalog contains a number of helpful features to make it easy for you to find the information you need. First, be sure to select the appropriate resource from the drop-down menu in the upper-right corner of this page. There, you can select the current academic year’s College Catalog or Student Handbook, as well as archived resources, as they become available. Next, use the options in the menu on the left to navigate through the catalog, which includes general information about the college, policies, services, course descriptions, detailed information about our academic programs, and much more. Feel free to use the simple search and advanced search tools in the upper-left corner of the page, as well.


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Campus Locations

  Main Campus  
  525 Grandview Avenue  
  Ottumwa, Iowa 52501-1398  
North Campus (641) 683-5111 Centerville Campus
Ottumwa Industrial Airport (800) 726-2585 721 North First Street
Ottumwa, Iowa 52501-1398   Centerville, Iowa 52544
(641) 683-5111   (641) 856-2143
(800) 726-2585   (800) 670-3641

www.indianhills.edu

 

Board of Trustees

John Pothoven - Oskaloosa - President
Nellie Coltrain - Albia   Judith Cox - Fairfield
Beth Danowsky - Sigourney   Richard Gaumer - Ottumwa
Tom Keck - Agency   Jerry Kirkpatrick - Centerville
George Manning - Keosauqua   Alan Wilson - Corydon


 

Annual Non-Discrimination Statement 

Non-Discrimination Policy: It is the policy of Indian Hills Community College not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age (employment), sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential parental, family, or marital status in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code §§216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C §§ 1681 – 1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.).

Indian Hills Community College offers career and technical programs in the following areas of study:

  • Accounting Assistant
  • Associate Degree Nursing
  • Automotive Technology
  • Automotive Collision Technology
  • Aviation Maintenance Technology
  • Aviation Pilot Training
  • Avionics Electronic Technician
  • BioProcessing Technology
  • Business Specialist
  • Business Specialist - Accounting
  • Business Specialist - Office Management
  • Child Care Technician
  • Clinical Laboratory Assistant
  • Commercial Driver Training
  • Computer Accounting
  • Computer Networks & Security
  • Computer Software Development
  • Construction Management
  • Construction Technology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Culinary Arts
  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Diesel Technology
  • Early Childhood Associate
  • Electronic Engineering Technology
  • Electrical & Renewable Energy Technology
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Geospatial Technology
  • Grounds Equipment Technician
  • Health Information Technology
  • Healthcare Documentation Specialist
  • Health Unit Coordinator
  • Hotel & Restaurant Management
  • HVAC & Refrigeration
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Interactive Media Technology
  • Landscape & Turfgrass Technology
  • Laser & Optics Technology
  • Machine Technology
  • Medical/Insurance Coding
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Nutrition & Dietary Management
  • Occupational Therapist Assistant
  • Paramedic
  • Paramedic Core
  • Pharmacy Technology
  • Phelbotomy Technician
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Practical Nursing
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Robotics/Automation Technology
  • Surgical Technology
  • Sustainable Agriculture & Entrepreneurship
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Welding Technology

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact Kristen Parks, Director of Human Resources/Equity Coordinator, 525 Grandview Ave, Ottumwa, IA 52501, 683-5108; Chris Bowser, Executive Dean, Student Services, (students), 683-5159; Darlas Shockley, Executive Dean , Arts & Sciences (students with disabilities), 683-5174; U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661, phone number 312/730-1560, fax 312/730- 1576.

 

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this catalog. However, due to the dynamic nature of community colleges, it is to be understood that any item in this publication is subject to change by proper administrative procedure.