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Building Trades

Diploma

The Building Trades program provides students with entry level skills to enter the workforce and is ideal for both new students or someone in the field. Students will be involved ...

  • Credits: 36
  • Locations: Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $7,344
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Business Administration

Associate of Applied Science, Certificate

The Business Administration program provides the basic knowledge and skills in preparation for business positions of a general nature. Students in the program develop strong critical thinking, problem-solving, oral and ...

  • Credits: 60, 19
  • Locations: Calmar, Online, Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $3,876 - 12,240
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Business Transfer Major

Associate of Arts

The Associate of Arts Business Transfer Major provides a course of study which will transfer to specific four-year colleges and universities within Iowa (see Transfer Information section below for a ...

  • Credits: 60
  • Locations: Calmar, Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $12,240
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Carpentry

Diploma

The Carpentry program offers education and practical experience in basic residential carpentry. Students will receive competency-based instruction in the use of up-to-date carpentry production equipment such as saws, jointers, sanders ...

  • Credits: 48
  • Locations: Calmar
  • Approx. Cost: $9,792
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Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

Career Pathway Certificate

The Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Career Pathway Certificate is the first step toward a career helping others in healthcare settings. It prepares students for employment as a nurse aide and ...

  • Credits: Noncredit
  • Locations: Calmar, Cresco, Manchester, Oelwein, Peosta, Town Clock Business Center (Dubuque), Waukon
  • Approx. Cost: $625
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Child Care

Career Pathway Certificate

This 118-hour pathway certificate prepares students for entry-level work as caregivers in a child care center and/or transfer into the Early Childhood Education diploma program. Instruction begins with an introduction ...

  • Credits: Noncredit
  • Locations: Town Clock Business Center (Dubuque)
  • Approx. Cost: $1,499
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Commercial-Residential Electrician

Diploma

The Commercial-Residential Electrician program offers an opportunity to gain practical, hands-on experience in residential and commercial electrical service installation as well as a solid theoretical foundation. You are given the ...

  • Credits: 48
  • Locations: Calmar
  • Approx. Cost: $9,792
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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Specialist

Certificate

The CAD Specialist certificate offers students an opportunity to acquire proficiency in computer-aided design. It can serve as an introduction to general CAD skills as a springboard to further study, ...

  • Credits: 10.5
  • Locations: Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $2,142
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Computer Analyst: Business and Web Programming

Associate of Applied Science

The Computer Analyst program (Associate of Applied Science) offers two AAS options: Business and Web Programming and Networking Administration and Tech Support. The common core provides students with the flexibility of ...

  • Credits: 68
  • Locations: Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $13,872
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Computer Analyst: Information Security

Certificate

Candidates who have completed the Information Security certificate program along with the specified prerequisites are prepared to enter a more specialized field within the Networking Administration profession. This certificate prepares candidates to enter ...

  • Credits: 21
  • Locations: Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $4,284
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Computer Analyst: Networking Administration and Tech Support

Associate of Applied Science

The Computer Analyst program (Associate of Applied Science) offers two AAS options: Business and Web Programming and Networking Administration and Tech Support. The common core provides students with the flexibility of changing ...

  • Credits: 69
  • Locations: Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $14,076
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Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machinist Technician

Diploma

Being trained as a CNC Machinist provides students opportunities throughout the region. The program provides the skills necessary to do a safe setup and operation of manual machines including lathes, ...

  • Credits: 43.5
  • Locations: Peosta
  • Approx. Cost: $8,874