This is your moment, and you want it to be the best!  At Indian Hills, you’ll learn what you need to succeed. So, what is next for you? Some of you will go on to a University and earn a four-year degree (and save thousands of dollars thank you very much) and some of you will go into exciting careers in two years or less. Now that is a fast track!

Our academic programs prepare you for the future. Our professors challenge you to be the best you can be. It’s not all easy. You’ll still need to work hard and learn, but what is easy is finding help, support and encouragement. Our faculty, staff, and our academic success have propelled us into the top 500 community colleges in the nation. (That’s in the nation, not just Iowa.)


At Indian Hills, We Can See Your Future.

You tell us your goals and we can help you see the future. Get an inexpensive start to a four-year degree, or get on the fast track to high-demand and high-paying jobs. We’ll help you find the option that fits your professional and personal choices. We even show you the salary expectations for various degrees.

Ready to show the world you are ready? It just takes a moment to apply. Your future is waiting. 

Degrees are offered in:

Associate of Arts (A.A.)

Associate of Science (A.S.)

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.)

There are many life-changing opportunities at Indian Hills. Earn an associate degree, become certified in skilled work areas, prepare to transfer to a four-year university, take courses simply to learn more, or earn college credit while still in high school! The sky's the limit. All you have to do is apply and get started.

Visit our Program Finder for a peek into all of the programs we offer from each of our three academic divisions.

Program Finder


Office of Admissions

Bennett Student Services Center
623 Indian Hills Drive
Ottumwa, IA 52501

General Information: (800) 726-2585, ext. 5153
Campus Tours: (641) 683-5153

(641) 683-4277