Apr 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Industrial Technology (HCC), BS

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This major consists of 76 semester credits.  An innovative 2+2 program is available through a partnership between Upper Iowa University and Hawkeye Community College.  An associate of science degree is earned from HCC and a bachelor of science degree with a major in industrial technology is earned from Upper Iowa University.  In addition to the major requirements, the professional education core must be completed.

Professional Education Core Requirements

Candidates for an initial teaching license must complete a major in Birth-Grade 3: Inclusive Settings, a major in Elementary Education, a major in Instructional Strategist II: Behavior Disorders/ Learning Disabilities/Intellectual Disabilities, or a major in a secondary teaching subject area. Candidates must complete the following approved professional education courses:

Core Requirements for All Education Majors

Certification in Mental Health First Aid 

Required HCC Courses

  • IND 111 Industrial Safety Mechanical Systems (OSHA10) 1 Credit
  • AUT 106 Introduction to Automotive Technology 2 Credits
  • AUT 109 Introduction to Automotive Technology II 2 Credits
  • CAD 200 CAD SoftPlan 3 Credits
  • CON 131 Site Layout and Blueprint Reading 1 Credit    
  • CON 102 Introduction to Residential Construction 2 Credits 
  • ELT 290 DC Electricity 4 Credits
  • ELT 291 AC Electricity 4 Credits
  • WEL 228 Introduction to Welding, Safety,   and Health of Welders 1 Credit
  • WEL 274 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I 3 Credits

Two of the following:

  • CAD 118  Technical Drawing and CAD 3 Credits
  • MFG 107  Introduction to 3D Modeling 3 Credits
  • CIS 206 Web Scripting 3 Credits
  • CIS 121 Introduction to Programming Logic 3 Credits



At least 10 semester hours in ONE of the following areas of concentration:

Manufacturing, Energy/Power, Graphic Communication,  Construction, Transportation

Total Credits: 76

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