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200 Victory Drive
Cherokee, Iowa
712.225.0238
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Cherokee Campus
200 Victory Drive
Cherokee, Iowa
712.225.0238
Denison Campus
Like us on Facebook 11 North 35th
Denison, Iowa
712.263.3419
Le Mars
25 5th Ave., NW
Le Mars, Iowa
712.274.8733 ext. 6473
Beltway Center
3415 Highway 75 North
Sioux City, Iowa
712.274.6449
Mapleton
38491 Highway 175 North
Mapleton, Iowa
712.882.2401

Cherokee Campus

Through a community partnership, the Cherokee campus and conference center was constructed and opened in 1996. The facility boasts many amenities including: a 187-seat auditorium, computer training lab, applied technology lab for technical training such as auto mechanics and construction trades, ICN classroom, six general classrooms, learning assessment area, adjunct faculty offices, library, general science lab for biology, chemistry and physics courses, and 8000 square-foot, multi-use conference center hall equipped with catering kitchen, to host trade shows, conferences, banquets and seminars.

The Cherokee office is open Monday - Thursday from 8am - 7pm and Friday 8am - 4:30pm.

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CTRA-1075-02
Returning Bus Driver
9/18
Cherokee
Training covers many hazards a school bus driver faces in Iowa. This isa required annual refresher training.
no cert.
CEWT TBA LEC W 06:30PM 09:30PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Schmadeke
Cost: $ 30.00
CTRA-1004-03
Moped Safety
9/21
Cherokee
Riding a moped is fun, but awareness of safety and the rules of the road is a priority. Fourteen and fifteen year old Iowans are required by law to complete an approved moped safety course prior to being issued a license to operate a moped. Students are advised to bring a sack lunch. Preregistration and prepayment are required.
CERTS*
CEWT 301 LEC S 08:30AM 02:30PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Hawkins
Fee: $ 5.00
Cost: $ 40.00
HSC-174-40
Nurse Aide Clinical
11/29-12/19
Cherokee
This course expands the students' knowledge of tasks, assessments and observations of patients in the health care environment. Students develop technical skills specific to complex needs of the patient.
OTHR OTHR LAB2
Prereq: None
Coreq: Take HSC-173
Instructor: Nelson
Credits: 1.00
Fee: $ 185.00
Tuition: $ 182 / $ 183
ACC-132-41
Principles of Accounting II
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is a continuation of Principles of Accounting I with the emphasis on partnership, corporation, cost, and management accounting.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC W 06:00PM 09:40PM
Prereq: ACC-131 Princ of Acct I
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
BIO-105-40
Introductory Biology
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This is a combined lecture and lab course that is a biological concepts survey for non-science majors. Topics covered include biochemistry, molecular and cellular biology, genetics, evolution, plant and animal classification, structure and function and ecology.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 10:00AM 11:15AM
LAB2 M 01:00PM 02:50PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Fee: $ 25.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
BUS-186-40
Business Law II
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course emphasizes the Uniform Commercial Code and its importance to business enterprises and covers property, agency and business organizations. It is a continuation of Business Law I.
LEC T 06:00PM 08:50PM
Prereq: BUS-185;
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
CLS-212-703
Diversity
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course utilizes an interdisciplinary and intersectional approach to studying gender, race, class, sexuality and other issues of diversity. The curriculum highlights the duality of oppression and privilege and the ways in which race, gender, class and sexuality shape daily life. Special focus is on learning how to demonstrate course concepts as social action. Social justice is practiced as students become educated in these concepts of diversity and engage in diversity conscious social action.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC M 06:00PM 07:15PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Wessman
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
ENG-105-40
Composition I
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is an exploration of writing as a process with attention to audience, purpose and patterns of exposition.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TTH 02:00PM 03:15PM
Prereq: Recommended ACT Composite of 22. Students may complet
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
ECB: $ 50.50
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
ENG-106-40
Composition II
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is a continuation of ENG 105 with emphasis on developing more complex, sophisticated forms of exposition. It includes a research paper requiring library research, documentation, and bibliography.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 12:30PM 01:45PM
Prereq: ENG-105 Composition I
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
ECB: $ 29.50
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
FLS-142-740
Elementary Spanish II
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is a continuation of FLS 141. It will expand on the learning from FLS 141 and develop a deeper understanding and comprehension of the language and culture. It will improve the student?s ability to interact with aural and written Spanish. It will improve the student?s ability to communicate in both written and spoken form in the language.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC W 06:00PM 08:50PM
Prereq: FLS-141;
Coreq: None
Instructor: Houston
Credits: 4.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
HIS-152-40
U.S. History Since 1877
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
Surveys the basic forces and events that shaped American life from the Reconstruction era to the present.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 11:00AM 12:15PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Miglionico
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
HSC-148-40
Medication Aide
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is designed to prepare students to safely administer nonparenteral medications in nursing facilities and related areas. Students will receive on-the-job training. Prerequisites: Employed a minimum of six months in a sponsoring facility. If employed in a long-term-care facility, have a current standing on the Iowa Direct Care Workers Registry.
CEWT OTHR LEC T 04:00PM 07:50PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
MAT-102-40
Intermediate Algebra
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is applicable only to students who have basic knowledge of algebra. Reinforcement of topics from elementary algebra stressing problem solving, drills, conclusions obtained from graphs and other data, and a substantial expansion of radical equations. New topics are variations, exponential functions and logarithms, and quadratic equations. Additional supplemental instruction for the course is available through the Comet Learning Center.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 04:00PM 05:50PM
Prereq: Recommended ACT Composite of 22, ACT Math of 19 or
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Fee: $ 15.00
ECB: $ 112.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
MAT-111-40
Math for Liberal Arts
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course provides a broad mathematical knowledge to calculate, analyze, and solve day-to-day problems. Topics include number theory and the real number system, algebra, graph and data interpretation, calculator usage, mathematical reasoning process, problem solving techniques, probability and statistics, geometry, and consumer mathematics. Additional supplemental instruction for students will be available through the Comet Learning Center using ALEKS as an instructional tool.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 04:20PM 06:00PM
Prereq: Recommended ACT Composite of 22, ACT Math score of
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Fee: $ 15.00
ECB: $ 112.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
MUS-100-40
Music Appreciation
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
A general course designed to make the student more aware of musical form, media, genres, musical periods, and the essential role of music in life and culture. Emphasizes the development of tools for intelligent listening and appreciation.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA LEC TTH 09:30AM 10:45AM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Darwin
Credits: 3.00
ECB: $ 46.75
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
PHI-105-40
Introduction to Ethics
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course introduces fundamental theories of moral behavior and examines important concepts and arguments used in moral reasoning, and applies ethical theories to contemporary personal and social issues.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TTH 02:00PM 03:15PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Anderson
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
PNN-625-40
Nursing II
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
A combined course that includes: classroom, lab, clinical, and preceptorship. Nursing II prepares the student to safely manage the care of clients throughout the life span by assuming the practical nurse roles of caregiver, manager, and member of profession. Concepts of health, illness, and environment as they relate to nursing practice are discussed. Emphasis is placed on predictable needs of the client utilizing Gordon?s Functional Health Patterns within the nursing process. Critical thinking is inherent in the nursing process and incorporated throughout the course. Clinical preceptorship provides an opportunity for students to mentor with a licensed practical nurse (LPN). Students will practice clinical and leadership skills necessary to successfully transition into the role of an entry-level LPN. Focus is placed on the enhancement of leadership and collaboration skills, organization, supervision, delegation, prioritization, and management of multiple clients in a long term care setting. Advisor permission required.
CEWT 203 LEC MT 09:00AM 11:50AM
CEWT 203 LAB3 WTH
Prereq: PNN-624 BIO-151 BIO-169;
Coreq: None
Instructor: Knaack
Credits: 9.00
Fee: $ 416.00
Tuition: $ 1638 / $ 1647
PSY-241-40
Abnormal Psychology
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course will introduce student to theories of psychopathology and behavioral changes associated with abnormal behavior. Emphasis on ethical issues of diagnosis and treatment, and major diagnostic categories such as schizophrenia, organic brain disorders, and personality disorders.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MWF 09:00AM 09:50AM
Prereq: PSY-111;
Coreq: None
Instructor: Briggs
Credits: 3.00
ECB: $ 53.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
REL-101-40
Survey of World Religions
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course explores the world view, doctrines, and practices of the following major religions: Tribal, Hindu, Buddhist, Confucian/Taoist, Jewish, Christian, Muslim, and New Age. It examines themes such as view of the world, views of God, condition of humankind, requirements for a moral life, etc.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TTH 09:30AM 10:45AM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
SOC-110-703
Introduction to Sociology
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course is a survey of the fundamental concepts used in the study of human social interaction with emphasis on group aspects of social behavior. Subject areas include research methods, theory, culture and social structure, socialization, groups and formal organizations, deviance and social control, stratification, race and ethnicity (including whiteness), major social institutions, and social change.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC M 06:00PM 07:15PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Deck
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
SPC-112-40
Public Speaking
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
The course combines theory of speech communication with public speech performance skills. Emphasis is on speech delivery, preparation, organization, support, and audience analysis. Practice of skills is through presentation and exercise.
No book required - embedded in course
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TH 06:00PM 08:50PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
ECB: $ 13.50
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
WEL-110-40
Welding Blueprint Reading
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This course presents the use of blueprints for transfer of ideas and information. Students learn how to read blueprints with special emphasis on welding blueprints, including lines, views, material descriptions, welding layouts, welding symbols and terms. The application of concepts will be emphasized.
CEWT 401 LEC MW 08:00AM 08:50AM
Prereq: MAT-772
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 2.00
Fee: $ 40.00
Tuition: $ 364 / $ 366
WEL-148-40
ARC Welding Intermediate
1/16-5/14
Cherokee
This is the second of two courses designed for students to prepare for the AWS certification. A combined lecture and lab course, students study safety, heat settings, polarity, penetration welding, horizontal and vertical welding, and the proper selection of electrodes in the arc welding process. Topics include welding on carbon steel plate, use of visual inspection and destructive testing according to the AWS D 1.1 code.
CEWT 401 LEC MW 09:00AM 09:50AM
CEWT 401 LAB2 W 09:00AM 11:00AM
CEWT 401 LAB2 M 10:00AM 12:00PM
Prereq: WEL-147
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Fee: $ 100.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
WEL-423-40
Intro to GMAW
1/16-2/17
Cherokee
This course combines lecture and lab activities to present the Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) process used extensively by industry. It emphasizes hands-on applications, metal transfer concepts, GMAW equipment, and safety.
CEWT 401 LEC W 12:00PM 02:00PM
CEWT 401 LAB2 MTTHF 12:45PM 03:15PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 2.00
Fee: $ 70.00
Tuition: $ 364 / $ 366
WEL-424-40
Intro to Pulse Arc Gmaw Weld
1/16-2/21
Cherokee
This course combines lecture and lab activities to present the Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG) process used extensively by industry with a focus on pulse metal transfer. This course emphasizes hands-on applications, GMAW pulse arc transfer concepts, GMAW pulse arc equipment, welding procedures, out of position welding, with an emphasis on stainless and mild steels and safety.
CEWT 401 LEC F 08:00AM 09:30AM
CEWT 401 LAB2 F 09:30AM 12:00PM
CEWT 401 LAB2 TTH 08:00AM 12:00PM
Prereq: WEL-422
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Fee: $ 110.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
CTRA-1075-09
Returning Bus Driver
1/29
Cherokee
Training covers many hazards a school bus driver faces in Iowa. This isa required annual refresher training.
no cert.
CEWT TBA LEC W 06:30PM 09:30PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Schmadeke
Cost: $ 30.00
WEL-422-40
GMAW for Production
2/18-5/14
Cherokee
This course combines lecture and lab activities to present the Gas Metal Arc welding (MIG) process used extensively by industry. A continuation of Intro to GMAW, WEL 423, students learn out of position welds using hands-on applications, metal transfer concepts, GMAW equipment maintenance, welding procedures, out of position welding, and safety.
CEWT 401 LEC W 12:00PM 12:40PM
CEWT 401 LAB2 W 12:40PM 02:00PM
CEWT 401 LAB2 MTTHF 12:45PM 03:15PM
Prereq: WEL-423
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Fee: $ 70.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
WEL-420-40
Inter Pulse Arc GMAW Welding
2/26-5/14
Cherokee
This course combines lecture and lab activities to present the Gas Metal Arc welding (MIG) process used extensively by industry, with a focus on pulse metal transfer. It emphasizes hands-on applications, metal transfer concepts, GMAW equipment, welding procedures, and out of position welding with an emphasis on aluminum and mild steel, as well as safety.
CEWT 401 LEC F 08:00AM 08:40AM
CEWT 401 LAB2 F 09:30AM 12:00PM
CEWT 401 LAB2 TTH 08:00AM 12:00PM
Prereq: WEL-424
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Fee: $ 100.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
BIO-151-40
Nutrition
5/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course presents the relationship between proper nutrition and good health. Topics covered include digestion, absorption, and metabolism of carbohydrates, lipids and proteins. Also included are vitamins, minerals, physical activity, maintenance of a healthy body weight, nutritional needs throughout the entire life cycle, and evaluation of nutritional claims.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TTH 02:30PM 04:50PM
Prereq: Meet ONE of the following: 1) ACT Composite of 22
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
CSC-110-40
Introduction to Computers
5/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course provides a fundamental understanding of computers and familiarizes students with the interaction of computer hardware and software. Emphasis is on the application of microcomputers and hands-on use of software, including the operating system, word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentation software, and files management. Students should plan on lab time outside of class for homework. Keyboarding/typing skills highly recommended. This course is not for the novice computer user.
LEC MTWTH 08:00AM 10:20AM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
MAT-121-40
College Algebra
5/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course addresses linear functions and inequalities, quadratics, conics, polynomials and rational functions, exponential and logarithmic functions, linear systems, matrices and determinants. Additional topics may include sequences, series, permutations, combinations, and probability. Completion of Pre-requisite course or alternative assessment required for enrollment.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 06:00PM 08:50PM
Prereq: MAT-102 or have minimum ACT Math of 21 or ALE
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 4.00
Fee: $ 15.00
Tuition: $ 728 / $ 732
MAT-772-40
Applied Math
5/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course covers all fundamental arithmetic concepts and more routine algebraic operations. Arithmetic concepts are fractions, percentages, graphing, decimals, ratios, word problems, metrics, areas, and volumes. Algebraic work includes solving simpler equations, proportions, and formula rearrangement.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MW 03:30PM 05:50PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
SOC-110-40
Introduction to Sociology
5/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course is a survey of the fundamental concepts used in the study of human social interaction with emphasis on group aspects of social behavior. Subject areas include research methods, theory, culture and social structure, socialization, groups and formal organizations, deviance and social control, stratification, race and ethnicity (including whiteness), major social institutions, and social change.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TTH 10:30AM 12:55PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
SPC-122-40
Interpersonal Communication
5/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course teaches principles of effective communication in one-to-one relationships and in small groups. It focuses on communication theory, listening, self-concept, language, perception, and nonverbal communication.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC TTH 03:30PM 05:50PM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
PSY-111-40
Introduction to Psychology
6/26-7/31
Cherokee
This course introduces students to the scientific study of mental processes and behavior with emphasis on the nervous system, learning and memory, cognition, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, personality, intelligence, stress, psychological disorders and therapy, and social influence. This course explains the roles of theory and empirical evidence in describing, and predicting behavior. Students apply critical thinking in relation to research methods and ethics in the field of psychology.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MTWTH 08:00AM 10:20AM
Prereq: None
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
PSY-121-40
Developmental Psychology
6/29-7/31
Cherokee
This course examines the process of human development, covering the life span of the individual. It includes integration of the basic concepts and principles of physical, cognitive, social, and psychosocial development. Topic areas include: genetics, prenatal development, infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and death.
CEWT TBA-ICN LEC MTWTH 08:00AM 10:20AM
Prereq: PSY-111;
Coreq: None
Instructor: Staff
Credits: 3.00
Tuition: $ 546 / $ 549
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4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
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