Monthly Archive:: September 2016

Take a Closer Look! College Visit Days

Sometimes, you really do need to see something for yourself. There’s a lot to be said for being right in the middle of an environment and experiencing it first-hand. Walking around, talking with people, getting a sense

See Yourself in a Caring Profession?

Nursing and Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Programs Ask most of the people you know who have chosen a career in health care and they will tell you that the career chose them . . . not the

Facts and Finds

Manufacturing is alive and well As Mark Twain said, “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.” The same is true for manufacturing. “Insourcing” is the new word in manufacturing, and for the first time in over

Good News

Auto collision repair student places 3rd in Skills USA Competition Riley Pegorick, a student in Scott Community College’s Auto Collision Repair program, showed off his flair when he placed 3rd in the Skills USA Competition in June

There and Back Again . . . a Tale of Three Admissions Coordinators

They say lightning never strikes twice. In the case of Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, however, a special kind of lightning has struck three times for a very positive impact for students. All three of EICC’s Admissions Coordinators

Planning for College Costs

Making Informed Decisions Generations of Americans have used college as a ticket to a better future, not just in terms of money, but also in terms of a higher quality of life. Making the commitment to college

How Are You Getting Ready for College?

You’ve heard the play on words – “How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, kid, practice.” Making decisions for college is a lot like that. It’s an idea you need to try on for size and

EICC 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

Learn More! Open House

New MCC Culinary Program and Hospitality Management Certificate Thursday, October 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. At the former Button Factory Restaurant at 215 W. Mississippi Drive in Muscatine, IA The Culinary and Hospitality Industry is growing

EICC Partners with World Leader in Virtual Reality

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) has taken the next step in cementing its role as a leader in Virtual Reality education and training. The college has announced a new partnership with EON Reality, the world leader in