Liberal Arts Transfer Program

Transferring

Program Outcomes

Students taking liberal arts courses at Hawkeye are not only equipped with a strong foundation for most programs offered by four-year colleges or universities, but they are also able to develop attitudes, values, and skills that will allow them to become constructive adults, both individually and within their communities.

Students receiving an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree from Hawkeye will have developed the following skills:

  • Communication: Students will develop speaking, writing, reading, and listening skills.

  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving: Students will acquire, evaluate, and analyze information; develop sound reasoning skills; and apply the principles of the scientific method.

  • Quantitative Reasoning: Students will develop skills in problem-solving, logical thinking, and application of mathematical processes.

  • Community and Global Awareness: Students will recognize and appreciate diversity, historical viewpoints, and the global perspective.

  • Individual Development: Students will cultivate ethical values, personal wellness, and personal learning strategies.

  • Artistic Expression: Students will acquire a global and cultural understanding of the role of the arts, instilling the personal curiosity and skills for creative expression and endeavors.

  • Information Management: Students will apply technological methods to retrieve, process, and communicate information.

Transfer Tip sheets

Hawkeye has established articulation agreements with many four-year public and private colleges within Iowa including:

College / University * Location
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA
University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
Iowa State University Ames, IA
Allen College—UnityPoint Health Waterloo, IA
Central College Pella, IA
Loras College Dubuque, IA
Mount Mercy University Cedar Rapids, IA
Palmer College of Chiropractic Davenport, IA
Simpson College Indianola, IA
Upper Iowa University Fayette and Waterloo, IA
Wartburg College Waverly, IA

* This list is only a small representation of the colleges and universities to which you may choose to transfer.

When planning your transfer, be sure you are working with an Academic Advisor at Hawkeye and an advisor at the college or university you plan to transfer too to help ensure a smooth transfer.

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