Student Life Archive

Homegrown Talent

A deep commitment to serve the needs of each student and community in its 5,000-sq-mile district informs Northeast Iowa Community College’s mission. Workforce-relevant education and training, and initiatives customized to every student, cultivate our region’s homegrown talent. These

Lead, Compete and Give Back

You completed your admissions app to Northeast Iowa Community College. Submitted financial aid and scholarships paperwork and found it easier than you expected. After you met with your academic advisor, you might be thinking, “My classes are

Read, Study, Go to Class. What Else is There to Do?

  You could be a serious reader that absorbs every word of a book, journal or magazine, or the person who prefers to scan pages here and there, checking out highlights and photos. Whatever your commitment is

Northeast Iowa Community College: Mythbusters and the Real Story

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) accepts everyone. The College has never pretended to be an exclusive club. There is no required ACT or SAT cutoff score for acceptance. The College is affordable even for those who believe

New Athletics Team: Building on Success

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) students have the first opportunity in decades to participate in intercollegiate competition. Last fall, the College formed the Sports Shooting team and joined the Iowa Collegiate Sports Shooting Conference with 10 other

NICC is the Family Friendly Option

Enrolling in a degree, diploma, certificate or career pathway certificate at Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) is a matter of tradition for many families in northeast Iowa and in the neighboring states of Minnesota, Wisconsin and Illinois.

Are You a Northeast Iowa Community College Graduate?

We Want to Connect with You. Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) continues to build strong relationships with its alumni, whether they live and work in the Midwest or developed their careers across the country. Through connecting, networking

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,

Student Profile – Barb Heitzman Degree After Five is the Perfect Fit

Word of mouth from co-workers drew Dyersville resident Barb Heitzman to the new Degree After Five program at Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC), and now the busy professional is working to complete an Associate of Arts-Business Administration

Student Profile – Thomas Allen

Straight from High School to Dairy Science  For Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) Dairy Science student Thomas Allen, a native of Reedsburg, Wis., making the daily 100-mile commute to Calmar, Iowa, just comes with the territory and