Social Work (A.A.)

Associate of Arts (A.A.)

Working with all kinds of populations, minorities, and immigrants, social work allows you to use your voice to advocate for others’ needs in ways they can’t do for themselves. Social workers often counsel individuals and/or their families, refer them to other professionals, and offer resources. By offering these resources, you are able to actively track the Life. Changing. difference you are making in someone’s life!

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Location: OttumwaCenterville Campus
Total Cost: $16,462
Entry Term: All Terms
Length: 6 Terms or 18 Months

“There’s a lot of colleges and universities that provide opportunities for education these days, but if you want to get an education that will lead to a successful career in any field, I strongly recommend Indian Hills. The instructors believe in the mission of changing student’s lives and are teaching you what you need to know to do the job and grow in your future career.”

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • In-state tuition: $203 per credit hour
  • Out-of-state tuition: $255 per credit hour
  • Your total bill will be based on the number of credit hours for which you are enrolled. Some programs of study will require you to purchase a uniform, books, tools, or other items, and it is important to budget for these costs as well.
  • For more information on the Cost of Attendance, please visit our Financial Aid page.

Yes, we have five residence halls including apartment-style and traditional style dorms.

Indian Hills has articulation agreements and transfer plans with many four-year colleges and universities. However, not all credits are guaranteed to transfer because of differences in programs and requirements among various institutions. An Academic Advisor will also assist you in your future academic plans.

The first step in order to receive financial aid is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Complete and submit the FAFSA online. It is important to file the FAFSA as soon after October 1st as possible to ensure you receive priority processing.

Our school code is 008298.

Most degrees at Indian Hills can be completed in approximately 2 years depending on program and individual circumstances such as transfer credits and time away from school.

View detailed program requirements in our catalog.

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Jennifer Boyenga

Jennifer Boyenga
Department Chair, Arts & Sciences

641.683.5111 x1812
[email protected]

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Brooke McCarty

Brooke McCarty