Industrial Automation Technology

Industrial Automation Technology Admission Requirements

Basic Skill Competencies Requirements

Option 1

Score at least the following scores on any combination of the below assessment options:

ACT sub scores COMPASS scores ASSET scores ACCUPLACER scores
14 - Math
19 - Reading
19 - English
24 - Pre-Algebra
82 - Reading
65 - Writing
38 - Numerical
38 - Reading
40 - Writing
40 - Arithmetic
90 - Reading
98 - Sentence Skills

Applicants can take the ACT assessment or the COMPASS assessment at Hawkeye. Pre-registration is required.

Option 2

Complete all of the following college success courses with a "C" grade or higher at Hawkeye Community College or comparable courses at another accredited college:

  • ENG-061 College Preparatory Writing II
  • RDG-040 College Preparatory Reading III
  • MAT-045 Fundamentals of Math

Option 3

Any combination of Option 1 and Option 2 fulfilling the basic skills requirements of algebra, reading, and writing.

Admissions Process

  1. Apply for admission.

  2. Completed applicant files (we have your application, transcripts, and test scores) will be processed as follows:
    1. Applicants not meeting the program's admission requirements will be sent an Admissions Inactivation Letter.

    2. Applicants meeting all admission requirements will be accepted.

  3. We accept approximately 20 students and 20 alternates. Applicants will be accepted based upon the initial date of their completed applicant file. If many students  share the same date for completing their applicant files; the application date, if needed, will be used to prioritize their acceptance.

  4. If necessary, alternates will be contacted to fill unconfirmed positions in the program. Alternates will be given priority for the next term.

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Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt-Koger
Buchanan Hall 128
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Program Advisors

Doug Kruger
Butler Hall 127
319-296-2329 ext.1303
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Dan Utley
Butler Hall 123B
319-296-2329 ext.1730
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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