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UIU-Quad Cities: Education Built for Life

From your hometown near the Quad Cities, earn your college degree from the renowned Upper Iowa University. UIU’s Quad Cities regional education center offers you the chance for a top-notch education close to home.

First-time students, adults returning to school, and transfer students will all find an Education Built for Life—your life. UIU works closely with you to tailor an education program aimed at achieving your unique career goals.

Upcoming Start Dates

Session 5: May 16, 2022
Session 6: July 11, 2022
Session 1: August 29, 2022

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Academic Programs at UIU-Quad Cities

The UIU-Quad Cities center offers evening classes in a wide 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-Quad Cities programs below to explore that area of study.

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Academic Support

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.

2021-2022 Academic Year

Session 5 (05/16/2022 – 07/07/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 222 Management Information Systems BA 210 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 474 Organizational Behavior PSY 190 or SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 509 Theories of Leadership 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
EDU 252 Computers/Instructional Technology 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
EDU 333 Literature:Birth-Adolescence 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
EDU 407 Diagnostic Assess Prac:Rdg/LA EDU 110, Prerequisite or Co-requisite: EDU 326. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
EDU 409 Practicum: Elementary Reading LA EDU 110, EDU 326, EDU 407, Prerequisite or Corequisite: EDU 485 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
EDU 445 Language Acquisition EDU 110, And admittance to the Teacher Education Program 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MBA 501 Managerial Communication 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MKT 358 Consumer Behavior Prerequisite for Marketing majors: MKT 208 or permission of instructor. Recommended for all majors: MKT 208 and PSY 190 or SOC 110 or permission of instructor. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

Session 6 (07/11/2022 – 08/18/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 432 Acctng for Not-For-Profit Orgztn ACCT 202 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 374 Business Communication ENG 102 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 411 Labor Relations and Negotiation BA 210, BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 540 Labor/Management Relations 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
EDU 152 Assessment and Psychology 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
EDU 425 Content Area Literacy Acceptance into the UIU Teacher Education Program and EDU 306 or EDU 307 or EDU 308. These courses may also be taken as co-requisites. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
EDU 485 Adv Instruc Issues/Meth:Rdg/LA EDU 110, EDU 326, EDU 407, And admittance to the Teacher Education Program, May be taken concurrently with EDU 409 or EDU 410. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
ENG 365 Women and Literature ENG 101 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
MKT 208 Marketing Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
MKT 504 Mktg/Product Mgmt 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
SPED 462 Indiv Behavior & Classroom Mgmt 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday

2022-2023 Academic Year

Session 1 (08/29/2022 – 10/20/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 317 International Management BA 210, and general education cultures requirement 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 511 Corp Entr/Sustainabiliy 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 544 Organizational & Mgmt Theories 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
ECON 160 Principles of Microeconomics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
ENG 102 English Composition II ENG 101 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Pass (MATH 105 or above) or ((pass MATH 095 or ACT math score ≥ 19) and pass MATH 100) or ACT math score ≥ 24 or an alternative placement as approved by the math department or instructor approval 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
PSY 190 General Psychology 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PSY 355 Skills/Strategies in Helping Prof PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
PSY 397 Social Gerontology PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

Session 2 (10/24/2022 – 12/15/2022)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 361 Human Resources Management BA 210 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 423 Production/Operations Management BA 210, and BA 256 or MATH 220 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 570 Team Building Techniques 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 590 Research Seminar All core requirements and only 6 required credit hours or less remaining in the program. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BIO 165 Human Biology & Nutrition 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
ECON 161 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 160 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
FIN 513 Financial Mgmt 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PSY 373 Research Methods SOC 110 or PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
PSY 445 Learning and Memory PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
SOC 334 Intro to Sociological Res Meth MATH 220 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday

Session 3 (01/09/2023 – 03/02/2023)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 222 Management Information Systems BA 210 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 362 Supervision BA 210, BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 371 Training and Development BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 506 Org Strategy/Econ Change 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 567 Quality Mgmt/Productivity 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
MATH 105 College Mathematics/Applications Pass MATH 095 or ACT math score = 19 or an alternative placement mechanism as approved by the math department or instructor approval. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PSY 321 Death and Dying ENG 101 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
PSY 338 Motivation PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
SOC 384 Social Welfare Programs/Policies SOC 110 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

Session 4 (03/13/2023 – 05/04/2023)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
ACCT 202 Accounting Principles II ACCT 201 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
BA 383 Compensation/Benefits Management BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 508 Curr Issues:Corp Law/Ethics 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 520 Training and Development 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 590 Research Seminar All core requirements and only 6 required credit hours or less remaining in the program. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Pass (MATH 105 or above) or ((pass MATH 095 or ACT math score ≥ 19) and pass MATH 100) or ACT math score ≥ 24 or an alternative placement as approved by the math department or instructor approval 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PSY 302 Substance Abuse SOC 110 or PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PSY 332 Personality PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

Session 5 (05/15/2023 – 07/06/2023)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II BA 256 or MATH 220 or instructor approval. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 393 Personnel Selection & Evaluation BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Wednesday
BA 460 Strategic Management Senior standing and within 9 credit hours of program completion. 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 509 Theories of Leadership 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
ENG 311 Urban Cinema ENG 101, Recommended: ENG 102. Encouraged: ENG 290 or ENG 265 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MBA 501 Managerial Communication 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MKT 208 Marketing Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
PSY 454 Issues/Ethics:Helping Professions PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday

Session 6 (07/10/2023 – 08/17/2023)

Course # & Title Prerequisites Time Day of the Week
BA 210 Management Principles 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
BA 411 Labor Relations and Negotiation BA 210, BA 361 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
BA 540 Labor/Management Relations 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday
COMM 105 Public Speaking 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Monday
ES 161 Intro to Environmental Science 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
MKT 504 Mktg/Product Mgmt 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tuesday
PSY 360 Abnormal Psychology PSY 190 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm Thursday

2021-2022 Academic Year

Course # & Title Sessions
1 2 3 4 5 6 Other
ACCT 201 Accounting Principles I Yes
ACCT 202 Accounting Principles II Yes
ACCT 432 Acctng for Not-For-Profit Orgztn Yes
BA 210 Management Principles Yes
BA 222 Management Information Systems Yes
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics Yes
BA 317 International Management Yes
BA 325 New Venture Creation Yes
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II Yes
BA 374 Business Communication Yes
BA 383 Compensation/Benefits Management Yes
BA 411 Labor Relations and Negotiation Yes
BA 423 Production/Operations Management Yes
BA 474 Organizational Behavior Yes
BA 508 Curr Issues:Corp Law/Ethics Yes
BA 509 Theories of Leadership Yes
BA 511 Corp Entr/Sustainabiliy Yes
BA 540 Labor/Management Relations Yes
BA 590 Research Seminar Yes
COMM 105 Public Speaking Yes
ECE 335 Field Exp: Prekindergarten Yes
EDU 110 Foundations of American Education Yes Yes
EDU 152 Assessment and Psychology Yes
EDU 162 Diversity for Teachers Yes
EDU 252 Computers/Instructional Technology Yes
EDU 30006 Teaching Secondary Social Science Yes
EDU 305 Teaching Elem Science Yes
EDU 306 Field Experience I: Elementary Yes Yes
EDU 307 Field Experience I: Secondary Yes
EDU 309 Tch El Movement & Wellness Yes
EDU 310 Tchg Elem Visual Arts Yes
EDU 315 Tchg Elementary Sch Social Studies Yes
EDU 321 Field Experience II: Elementary Yes Yes
EDU 322 Field Experience II: Secondary Yes
EDU 323 Field Exp II: Elem/Secondary Yes
EDU 326 Developmental Reading/Language Arts Yes
EDU 333 Literature:Birth-Adolescence Yes
EDU 335 Teaching Elementary Language Arts Yes
EDU 339 Teaching World Languages K-12 Yes
EDU 352 Teaching Mathematics PreK-3rd Grade Yes
EDU 353 Teaching Mathematics Intermediate-Middle School Yes
EDU 407 Diagnostic Assess Prac:Rdg/LA Yes
EDU 409 Practicum: Elementary Reading LA Yes Yes
EDU 425 Content Area Literacy Yes
EDU 428 Middle School Curriculum Design Yes
EDU 445 Language Acquisition Yes
EDU 485 Adv Instruc Issues/Meth:Rdg/LA Yes
ENG 311 Urban Cinema Yes
ENG 365 Women and Literature Yes
ES 161 Intro to Environmental Science Yes
FIN 341 Corporate Financial Management Yes
FIN 513 Financial Mgmt Yes
MATH 105 College Mathematics/Applications Yes
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Yes
MBA 501 Managerial Communication Yes
MKT 208 Marketing Principles Yes
MKT 358 Consumer Behavior Yes
MKT 504 Mktg/Product Mgmt Yes
PSY 190 General Psychology Yes
PSY 332 Personality Yes
PSY 338 Motivation Yes
PSY 355 Skills/Strategies in Helping Prof Yes
PSY 445 Learning and Memory Yes
SOC 240 Diversity in the United States Yes
SPED 304 Exceptional Persons Yes
SPED 462 Indiv Behavior & Classroom Mgmt Yes Yes
SPED 465 Meth/Curr Behav Disorders Prek-12 Yes
SPED 467 Fundamentals of Special Education Yes

2022-2023 Academic Year

Course # & Title Sessions
1 2 3 4 5 6 Other
ACCT 202 Accounting Principles II Yes
BA 210 Management Principles Yes
BA 222 Management Information Systems Yes
BA 302 Business Law and Ethics Yes
BA 317 International Management Yes
BA 356 Quantitative Analysis/Bus II Yes
BA 361 Human Resources Management Yes
BA 362 Supervision Yes
BA 371 Training and Development Yes
BA 383 Compensation/Benefits Management Yes
BA 393 Personnel Selection & Evaluation Yes
BA 411 Labor Relations and Negotiation Yes
BA 423 Production/Operations Management Yes
BA 460 Strategic Management Yes
BA 506 Org Strategy/Econ Change Yes
BA 508 Curr Issues:Corp Law/Ethics Yes
BA 509 Theories of Leadership Yes
BA 511 Corp Entr/Sustainabiliy Yes
BA 520 Training and Development Yes
BA 540 Labor/Management Relations Yes
BA 544 Organizational & Mgmt Theories Yes
BA 567 Quality Mgmt/Productivity Yes
BA 570 Team Building Techniques Yes
BA 590 Research Seminar Yes Yes
BIO 165 Human Biology & Nutrition Yes
COMM 105 Public Speaking Yes
ECON 160 Principles of Microeconomics Yes
ECON 161 Principles of Macroeconomics Yes
ENG 102 English Composition II Yes
ENG 311 Urban Cinema Yes
ES 161 Intro to Environmental Science Yes
FIN 513 Financial Mgmt Yes
MATH 105 College Mathematics/Applications Yes
MATH 220 Elementary Statistics Yes Yes
MBA 501 Managerial Communication Yes
MKT 208 Marketing Principles Yes
MKT 504 Mktg/Product Mgmt Yes
PSY 190 General Psychology Yes
PSY 302 Substance Abuse Yes
PSY 321 Death and Dying Yes
PSY 332 Personality Yes
PSY 338 Motivation Yes
PSY 355 Skills/Strategies in Helping Prof Yes
PSY 360 Abnormal Psychology Yes
PSY 373 Research Methods Yes
PSY 397 Social Gerontology Yes
PSY 445 Learning and Memory Yes
PSY 454 Issues/Ethics:Helping Professions Yes
SOC 334 Intro to Sociological Res Meth Yes
SOC 384 Social Welfare Programs/Policies Yes

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 the Quad Cities area to make the transfer process even smoother. UIU holds articulation agreements with schools across the country, including:

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!

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Admissions and Aid

When you’re ready to apply to UIU-Quad Cities, we’ll help you navigate the admissions and financial aid process.

Special Programs and Grants

TEACH Grant Available

UIU-Quad Cities Teacher Education students may qualify for a grant for educators in Iowa. Learn more about this grant and other grant opportunities at UIU.

Military Financial Aid

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.

Corporate Programs

UIU-Quad Cities partners with area employers to offer employees grants toward tuition.

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Experience UIU from Quad Cities

As a student at UIU-Quad Cities, you can take advantage of the benefits of being part of a global school community.

Jami Stutting

Jami Stutting, '19

English with Certification in Grades 5-12 English and Language Arts
Quad Cities

A friend told me about the Education program so I checked into it. I had my BA with an English major so I was a substitute teacher. I longed to have my own classroom. UIU allowed me to still earn an income during the day.

Contact UIU-Quad Cities

1401 Kimberly Rd.
Bettendorf, IA 52722

Phone: 563-359-7111

Email: [email protected]

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