Upper Division & Graduate Courses

Several universities offer programs and courses on the NIACC campus leading to baccalaureate and graduate degrees.

The University of Iowa

Earn a Uof I Degree at NIACC

A.A. Degree Requirements

Articulation Agreements/Transfer Information

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN):
visit our website at and make your request for a transcript evaluation; or contact Cheri Doggett, RN-BSN Program Coordinator (

Bachelor of Applied Studies (BAS) AAS,AA,AS Graduates

Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) AA Graduates

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) AA Graduates

Three certificates are available as a part of the BLS or BAS degrees.

  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Public Health

Four Areas of Emphasis are available:

  • Creative Writing
  • Human Relations
  • Justice Studies
  • Political Science

Master of Arts – Strategic Communication (MASC)

Contact: Don Kamps (641-422-4298)

Buena Vista University:

Bachelor’s Degrees in:

  • Accounting
  • Criminal Justice – Criminology
  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary Education
  • English
  • Finance and Banking
  • History
  • Human Services
  • Information Systems Technology
  • Management/Entrepeneurship
  • Management/Networking (proposed)
  • Management Information Systems
  • Political Science
  • Psychology

Contact: Buena Vista University, Mason City Center (641-424-8764)