Student Profile: Simulation Lab and Healthcare Program brings student to College

Having the dream to become an obstetrics and gynecology nurse, Autumn Goebel expected she would attend a four-year college.  “I never considered a two-year college, regardless,” said Goebel, 17.  But when a member of the Northeast Iowa Community College admissions staff visited Goebel’s high school in New Hampton, her education path took a surprising turn. She began to seriously...

Student Profile: “My life completely changed.”

Do you want to see an incredible return on your investment by earning a college degree and finding high-paying employment? Ashley Pottebaum, a 2016 graduate of Northeast Iowa Community College’s Gas Utility Construction and Service program, completed her diploma in nine months. After losing her customer service call center job in 2009, Pottebaum enrolled at NICC to do something more hands-on,...