COVID-19 Campus Updates and Resources: Wearing a face mask and practicing physical distancing are required. Visit our Stay Healthy, Stay Safe. Navigating COVID-19 Together website for more information.

Beginning November 16, most lecture-based classes are moved to an online format through the end of the semester. See full announcement

Attention MET Transit riders: MET Transit has made some adjustments to Route 10 Hawkeye due to COVID-19. In order to get a ride to or from Hawkeye Community College you will need to contact Dispatch. See full announcement.

Health Sciences Transfer Liberal Arts Area of Interest

The Health Science Liberal Arts area of interest gives students an introduction to a wide range of health care fields. This area of interest is designed for students to complete the first two years of a four-year degree program, earning their Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree in Liberal Arts. Students then transfer to an accredited program at the public or private four-year college or university.

Career Opportunities

The following are some of the career opportunities you can pursue in Health Science:

  • Nursing
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Radiography
  • Sonography

Career Outlook

The Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information on various careers including how much growth in employment will be occurring in the field. Learn more about your career outlook in the following careers:

Faculty Mentor

Martie Heath-Sinclair
Grundy Hall 201
319-296-2329 ext.1584
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Administrative Assistant

Kate Childers
Black Hawk Hall 258
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Liberal and Applied Arts and Human Services

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
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