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.). Read the full policy here.
Computer Networks and Security is a 21-month (seven-term) program. This specialty emphasizes the installation, operation, security and maintenance of computer systems and networks used in business and industry. Labs are equipped with modern computer equipment and networks.
Students meeting all program and graduation requirements receive an Associate of Applied Science degree. This major may be entered in the Fall or Spring terms.
A laptop computer is required for second-term students, preferred for first term students. Laptop computer requirements are available from the department office at (641) 683-5215.