Monthly Archive:: May 2015

How Can You Go Wrong with a Business Degree?

A business education Are you interested in positioning yourself for a better entry-level opportunity, vying for a promotion in your current job or perhaps going on to get your Bachelor’s degree in business? Eastern Iowa Community Colleges

Putting the Hire in Higher Education

When it comes to earning a college degree, most everyone wants assurance that there will be a viable, interesting career as a return on this investment—and that they’ll be prepared for career success. Key to making this

EICC Works: Students Tell How They Found Jobs

You’ve seen the billboards and ads: Learn More. Earn More. It’s more than a catchy phrase. You’ve probably noticed in our billboards, brochures and other materials – including this magazine – that the people are all different. 

What’s Your Excuse?

Four reasons adults avoid college (and how EICC can get you on track!) You’ve always been interested in helping people, or computers, or nursing, but you’re not sure if you can handle going to college at this

Growing . . . Beautifully . . . into the Future

The Bickelhaupt Arboretum is a 14-acre gem located in the heart of Clinton, Iowa. The outdoor museum is the home of select labeled trees, shrubs, groundcovers, perennials and annual flowers. The arboretum, created in 1970 by Robert

EICC Success Story: Pantelis Korovilas

“I Gained the Skills I Needed to Start Working Right Away in My Chosen Field” Pantelis Korovilas now hails from Cambridge, Massachusetts – near MIT. He is the Lead Product Designer for the iOS travel application known

[Infographic] EICC Student Checklist

We’re here to help you! Our staff and faculty our committed to your successful transition to college.  We can guide you through the application and registration process – answering your questions, helping you make decisions about your

EICC Success Story: Joe Gomez

“If I Could Do This, YOU Can Do This” Joe Gomez is the proud owner of his own business – a busy restaurant in Davenport with a growing reputation for fresh, flavorful authentic Mexican food. But, Joe’s

Build Your Personal Brand

Why do you need a personal brand you ask? “Developing your brand makes you a more valuable asset, whether to the company you work for, a potential employer, or your own enterprise,” says Dan Schawbel, author of

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Offer A to Z Career Choices

Start your college education by visiting Eastern Iowa Community Colleges at www.eicc.edu. Choose a course of study, enroll and you can be on your way to a brand new career and a lifetime of improved earning power.