Indian Hills Community College: Ottumwa

Start your journey at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa and complete your bachelor's degree from Buena Vista University without leaving home. We offer convenient, affordable courses delivered in online and hybrid formats. 

BVU has an office at IHCC's campus in Ottumwa, which is conveniently located near Fairfield, Iowa; Oskaloosa, Iowa; Kirksville, Missouri; Bloomfield, Iowa; Keosauqua, Iowa; Albia, Iowa; Chariton, Iowa; and Sigourney, Iowa.

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Transfer to BVU

BVU has transfer agreements with Iowa’s community colleges, helping you get the most out of your hard-earned credits.

Contact an academic advisor at 712.749.1000 to see how your credits will transfer.

In 2018, the median of bachelor’s degree holders earned

$1,344 more per month

than those with only associate degrees.

U.S. Dept. of Labor

Affordable Degrees

We want to make quality college education affordable for everyone. We’ll help you see if you qualify for loans or grants.

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Julietta Coronel
Julietta Coronel
Enrollment Counselor
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Barb Tornow
Barb Tornow
Education Coordinator/Advisor
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Contact Us

Buena Vista University–Ottumwa
525 Grandview Avenue, Room 149
Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Term Start Dates:

Term 1: Aug. 28, 2023
Term 2: Oct. 23, 2023
Term 3: Jan. 8, 2024
Term 4: March 4, 2024
Term 5: May 6, 2024
Term 6: July 1, 2024

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