Since Hawkeye opened its doors in 1966, it has focused on meeting the needs of the community, providing quality, affordable training for learners at all stages of life. First opened as Hawkeye Institute of Technology, today Hawkeye Community College serves more than 25,000 individuals and awards almost 1,500 diplomas and degrees annually. Hawkeye has a community impact of $106 million and 1,400 jobs. Since 1966, the college has graduated more than 50,000 students, with 94 percent staying in Iowa.
CAPS is the Center for Advanced Professional Studies. It is an Innovative High School Elective Course that takes students outside of the traditional classroom for half the day, each day for an entire semester.
They are immersed in professional environments to develop problem-solving and professional skills to work on projects for real business clients.
This experience along with focused development on career exploration helps prepare each student-associate for their purpose beyond their life as a student.
CAPS is a Profession-Based Learning program that focuses on the development of Problem Solving and Professional Skills and puts the focus on Career Exploration to Prepare Students for their Purpose beyond education.
Cedar Valley CAPS and affiliate programs are a member of the CAPS Network programs across the United States, Canda and India.
Mount Mercy University offers accelerated bachelor programs in Accounting, Applied Management, Business, Finance, Human Resource Management, Management, Management Information Systems, and Marketing and Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Strategic Leadership (MSL) graduate programs. Multiple Graduate Certificates are also offered in a variety of areas including Human Resources, Quality Management, Supply Chain Management, Remote & Virtual Workforce, and Leading People & Organizations.
Mount Mercy offers 5- to 10-week courses, one class at a time, to help working professionals balance their professional commitments and personal responsibilities while pursuing their education. With nine starting blocks each year, students can begin classes whenever it works for their schedule. Although located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, classes are conveniently offered in various delivery methods including online, in person, virtual seminar, and blended.
Offering an outstanding academic program, wealth of extracurricular activities and emphasis on faith and values to kindergarten through grade 8 students. Our Clover Patch Preschool at 802 Main serves ages 3-5. Before/after school care available 6:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m. All faiths welcome! Request a tour online or give us a call.
At UIU, a private, nonprofit university established in 1857, we have 40+ undergrad/graduate programs and the top-notch faculty, supportive services, convenient locations, evening classes, and online programs you need for success. Courses are offered year round in accelerated 8- and 6-week sessions. It’s an Education Built for Life.
Waterloo Center, 3563 University Ave., Waterloo, IA 50701