Monthly Archive:: January 2016

Featured Careers

Control the Weather Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation (HVAC) Every home, business and venue in America requires the ability to be warm or cool. And everyone has a reliance on refrigeration to keep food/beverages from becoming perishable. The

Engaged, Inspired, Caring and Focused on Community

Teaching at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges At its heart, college is really about one thing – learning. That means our most important job in serving students is teaching. Whether working to complete an Associate’s degree or taking

Concurrent Enrollment for High School Students – A Smart Choice!

“Concurrent enrollment” through Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) offers area high school students the opportunity to earn college credit and ease the transition to college. Classes allow students to experience the expectations of college coursework before they

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges CONNECTIONS Scholarships

Developed exclusively for our successful concurrent enrolled high school seniors that attend one of the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges after high school graduation, the CONNECTIONS scholarship offers three levels: 1. Level 1 – ½ tuition scholarship for

Is a Career in Information Technology Right for You?

The most positive thing about a career in Information Technology (IT) is that there are many areas of specialization – so you can find a niche that fits your unique skills and interests. If you already use

Technology and the Changing Landscape of Agriculture

Growing Futures Since 1965 When many think of farming in the Midwest, they don’t realize how technologically and scientifically based the industry has become. The introduction of Global Positioning Systems (GPS) technology, precision farming and the application

Transfer Advantages for Eastern Iowa Community College Graduates

Starting at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) and then transferring to a four-year public or private college or university is a winning strategy for students interested in earning a Bachelor’s degree. From new high school graduates to

Getting Your Foot in the Door

In an economy where job seekers often outnumber positions, distinguishing your credentials is essential. How can you stand out from the crowd? According to online resumé service TheLadders.net, job recruiters wade through thousands of profiles and resumés

[Guide to Careers] Invest in Your Future!

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Offer A to Z Career Choices Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) offers you programs that provide endless opportunities. These programs enable you to start your career after graduation – giving you the necessary

Gear Up for an Amazing Summer EICC Summer Camps

It might not seem like it now, but warmer days are coming – and so is summer vacation.  This is a good time to start planning for opportunities to help keep kids learning all summer long.  Eastern