Hawkeye Community College
Hawkeye Community College is committed to educating a globally informed community of successful lifelong learners. Their commitment to providing student-centered educational opportunities, leadership activities, and student services is displayed through dynamic campus and community outreach strategies. With six locations that serve 10 counties, Hawkeye’s impact in the state of Iowa is truly far-reaching.
Hawkeye Community College is a leader in STEM outreach. Their outreach events range from STEM Career Fairs, which expose eighth-grade students to careers in STEM through specialized workshops, to STEM Exploration Day, which allows juniors and seniors from local high schools to attend presentations on various fields in STEM. Hawkeye’s dedication to diversity has also been demonstrated in the 2014 Diversity in STEM conference, which focused on building pipelines to access and inclusion for diverse student populations, and the Faculty Diversity Internship Program, which provides underrepresented minorities with opportunities to gain teaching experience at the college level.
Hawkeye Community College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and the Iowa Department of Education.