CNC Machining and Tool-Making Technology

CNC Machining and Tool-Making Technology Admission Requirements

Basic Skill Competencies Requirements

Option 1

Score at least the following scores on any combination of the below assessment options:

ACT sub scores COMPASS scores ASSET scores ACCUPLACER scores
14 - Math
16 - Reading
13 - English
24 - Pre-Algebra
69 - Reading
20 - Writing
38 - Numerical
34 - Reading
31 - Writing
40 - Arithmetic
62 - Reading
48 - Sentence Skills

Applicants can take the ACT assessment or the COMPASS assessment at Hawkeye. Pre-registration is required.

Option 2

Complete all of the following college success courses with a "C" grade or higher at Hawkeye Community College or comparable courses at another accredited college:

  1. Complete COMPASS PAL in Writing
  2. MAT045 Fundamentals of Math
  3. RDG039 College Preparatory Reading II

Option 3

Any combination of the above fulfilling the basic skills requirements of algebra, reading, and writing.

Pre-Program Acceptance

Applicants not meeting the Basic Skill Competencies Requirements criteria will be accepted to a Pre-Program. As a pre-program student, you will begin with general education and prerequisite classes. An advisor will help you academic plan to meet your program admission requirements.

Once you have completed your pre-program coursework contact Admissions.

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Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt-Koger
Buchanan Hall 128
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Program Advisors

Keith Siers
Buchanan Hall 153E
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Jamie Dettmer
Buchanan Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1430
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Brent Blythe
Buchanan Hall 153A
319-296-2329 ext.1391
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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