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UIU-Cedar Rapids sessions start every 8 weeks.
Academic Programs at UIU-Cedar Rapids
The UIU-Cedar Rapids center offers evening classes in a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Plus, blending your degree plan with online and self-paced courses widens the possibilities even further.
Select one of the UIU-Cedar Rapids programs below to explore that area of study.
- Business Administration
- Communication Studies :
- Criminal Justice
- Emergency and Disaster Management
- Financial Management
- Graphic Design :
- Health Services Administration
- Human Resources Management
- Human Services
- Information Systems :
- Information Technology :
- Liberal Arts :
- Public Administration
- Social Science
Get the support you need for successful studies through tutoring or accommodations for a disability.
Shorter Sessions with Focused Schedule
UIU’s unique Two-at-a-Time course schedule helps you focus on your studies. As a full-time student, you only need to take two classes during each 8- or 6-week session, which helps you concentrate and excel. UIU gives you access to courses year-round, so you can complete your degree on your schedule.
Easily Transfer Credits
Whether it’s been a single semester or several years since your last college course, UIU makes it easy to apply those credits to your degree. We accept up to 90 credits from four-year schools or 78 credits from two-year schools. Plus, your professional experience and test scores may earn you college credit.
The university also partners with several community colleges in Iowa to make the transfer process even smoother. UIU holds articulation agreements with schools across the country, including:
- Kirkwood Community College
- Hawkeye Community College
- North Iowa Area Community College
- Eastern Iowa Community Colleges
- Des Moines Area Community College
Don’t see your school? Check out all of our articulation agreements.
Students transferring from a UIU partner school may qualify for a transfer scholarship!
Admissions and Aid
When you’re ready to apply to UIU-Cedar Rapids, we’ll help you navigate the admissions and financial aid process.
Special Programs and Grants
UIU-Cedar Rapids partners with GEICO to offer their associates in person and online classes, as well as a generous tuition grant.
If you’re in active service or a veteran of the U.S. military, we’ll help you secure the unique education benefits available to you.
UIU-Cedar Rapids partners with area employers to offer employees grants toward tuition.
Experience UIU from Cedar Rapids
As a student at UIU-Cedar Rapids, you can take advantage of the benefits of being part of a global school community.
Kwabena Okyere, '19
I decided to attend UIU because they are a number one military friendly university and their advisors guide you through the right path.