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The University of Iowa and Buena Vista University have college representatives on the NIACC campus to assist students in the transfer process.
Don Kamps, Partnership Coordinator for NIACC and the University of Iowa, is located on the NIACC Campus to help make the transfer process easier for students. Don assists students who want to transfer to Iowa after completing an associate degree at NIACC or assists students with obtaining a bachelor’s degree through one of the following U of I online degree programs. If transferring to the University of Iowa, please make sure to check the Articulation Agreement/Transfer Information page for course/program information.
Contact: Don Kamps (641-422-4298) firstname.lastname@example.org
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN):
visit our website at http://www.nursing.uiowa.edu/academic-programs/rn-bsn and make your request for a transcript evaluation; or contact Cheri Doggett, RN-BSN Program Coordinator (email@example.com).
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.
Four Areas of Emphasis are available:
Master of Arts – Strategic Communication (MASC)
Buena Vista University has worked in partnership with NIACC since 1984. NIACC students have a seamless transfer to Buena Vista University. BVU accepts up to 68 credit hours from the community college.
Students that transfer in their AA degree have satisfied all general education requirements with Buena Vista University. The BVU office is located in the Activity Center on the NIACC campus. Buena Vista University has 6 term starts dates throughout the year along with 8 week terms. Students are able to attend either face-to-face or hybrid evening courses along with online courses depending on their major of study.
NIACC to BVU Dual Admissions Program
Advantages for Students:
To be eligible:
Benefits of the Dual Admissions Program:
(If students are not qualified they are still encouraged to apply at BVU)
For more information, please contact the Mason City Buena Vista University office at 712-749-1950.
Bachelor’s Degrees in:
*Selected education endorsements are available.
Master’s degrees in:
*Selected graduate education endorsements available.
Contact: Buena Vista University, Mason City Center (712-749-1950), firstname.lastname@example.org