Monthly Archive:: October 2014

Good Economy. Good Career Opportunities. Now is the Time to Earn Your Degree!

Northeast Iowa’s economy is booming, unemployment is down and the demand for trained professionals is high; now is the time to position yourself by training for a new career or completing the degree you have always wanted.

Northeast Iowa Community College is Your Home Base

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) offers more than 75 programs of study that provide you with endless opportunities. Our expert faculty give you the specialized attention you need in classes that have around 17 students. Many programs

Your Career Roadmap

Ten important career questions to  put you on track to success A good career doesn’t just happen without a little planning. If you’re in college–or getting ready for college–take this short quiz to see which steps you

Convenient programs for working adults

Are you ready for a career instead of just a job?  Do you want to make a fresh start?  Are you ready to finish that degree you started years ago? Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) programs provide

Student Profile: Tony Schilling

Degree After Five: The Perfect Fit As a professional sales and product consultant for Unison Solutions in Dubuque, Tony Schilling is one busy guy. During the year, he travels occasionally to represent Unison at trade shows and

Your Home Base: NICC Assists Veterans in Transition to Civilian Success

Whether you served in the U.S. military overseas or at home, your G.I. Bill benefits can take you places at Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) – the home base where you can build upon your military training,

Career Pathway Certificates Address Needs of Advanced Manufacturing

Making a career change because of a shift in professional and personal interests, or enrolling in a program at Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) to improve your employment future, are challenging decisions to make for any student

Alumni Profile: Miranda Reinhardt

Career Pathway Certificate option offers advancement for student Miranda Reinhardt is grateful she bought a copy of the Manchester Press newspaper one day in November 2013, and she didn’t need to be an avid reader to get

Invest in Community Vitality. Invest in NICC.

Giving to Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) offers distinct advantages over pulling out your wallet to participate in a coast-to-coast long distance telethon. Residents of northeast Iowa support NICC because they see the positive return on their

Career Learning Link Creates Opportunities for High School Students

When you were in high school, did you already know the best career choice for you based on your interests, abilities and talents? If you did, you may be one of the fortunate ones; most working adults

Staff Profile: Gena Gesing

Providing High School Students with Direction  As Northeast Iowa Community College’s (NICC) Director of Career and Intermediary Programs, Gena Gesing connects students, educators and businesses in the unifying purpose – to develop local, rewarding career exploration opportunities

NICC, School Districts and Businesses Teaming Up for Students

New partnerships between Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC), school districts and local businesses are preparing high school students for great careers that are close to home. This teamwork helped launch the Online High School Advanced Manufacturing Program