Career Programs

Black Hawk College’s career and technical education, or CTE programs prepare students for immediate employment in fields like agriculture, business, health sciences, and trade and technical.

Designed to be completed in one academic year

Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degrees 
Generally two-year programs

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Health Sciences

Trade & Technical

Computer Technology

Early Childhood Education

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Professional Licensure

Black Hawk College academic programs are designed to prepare students to apply for licensure or certification in Illinois. Completion of a Black Hawk College program may not meet educational requirements for licensure or certification in a state other than Illinois.