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.
Transfer Option - Offered at Centerville Campus Only
This focus area provides a broad foundation for students interested in continuing their degree work in order to pursue career opportunities in agriculture studies, agriculture education, agriculture business, agronomy, animal science and food sciences. Entry-level jobs are available with the Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S) degree, but many careers will require at least a baccalaureate degree.
Students in the Sustainable Agriculture transfer program will have the opportunity to enter many different areas of agriculture. Career possibilities will depend on the student’s area of interest.
Preparation for IHCC:
Prospective students should have a strong background in science and mathematics as well as good writing and reading skills. Students should have three years of high school math and course work in biology and chemistry.