"I was in the construction industry for 10-12 years, but was looking for a way to move up. This seemed to be the logical next step for me." - Patrick Shields, Sustainable Construction & Design
"It's been a long time since I've been in school and then changing from one profession to another. The fact that I can actually do it, and watching my child see that I can do it, that's the most rewarding aspect of it." - Monica Wolf, Respiratory Care
"You're never too old and you're never too young to continue your education. It's only going to help you in the future, and it's a very rewarding experience." - Vince Long, Civil and Construction Engineering Technology
Finding a better job begins with gaining new skills.
You can do it. We can help.
Going to school can seem scary, but it doesn’t have to be. We’re here to help you answer questions, explore options, and make plans for your future. Tell us what kind of career you want, and we’ll help you figure out the best program or training options. We’ll also help you identify scholarships, grants, and other opportunities to pay for it.
Hawkeye Community College Offers
- Day, evening, and online program options
- Clear pathways to industry-recognized credentials
- Complementary career counseling
- One-on-one academic advising