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.
Undecided Transfer Pathway is designed for the student who is undecided about a major at the time of enrollment, but who wishes to pursue a general education that will apply to many major areas. Students should use this opportunity to explore a variety of possible academic majors and career possibilities. Students who complete the Undecided Transfer Pathway will receive an Associate of Arts degree.
Program Learning Outcomes
Think critically and analytically about a variety of issues and topics.
Discuss a variety of topics and issues.
Demonstrate knowledge of core information from a variety of academic fields.
Explore a variety of academic disciplines and career possibilities.
Career possibilities depend entirely upon the student’s choice of a major when transferring to a four-year institution. The undecided option is not designed to direct the student to a specific career, but rather to allow him/her to explore interests and options before committing himself/herself to a specific academic major or career choice.
Preparation for IHCC
Prospective students who are unsure of their major should study a general college preparatory curriculum in high school. Students should take four years of English; three years of math, including algebra and at least one other higher level math class; three years of science, including a lab science; and a selection of social sciences, including history. It is also advantageous to have some background in fine arts.