Monthly Archive:: May 2017

Join Us for Summer Fun!

EICC Summer Camps for ages 3 to 17 Like most everyone in the Midwest, once the days get longer and temps start warming up, we’re thinking about SUMMER!  We’re excited to be offering our fourth year of

What are Soft Skills and Why are They So Important?

Sometimes the best tools for your career are those that you gain in addition to the technical rigors of the classroom. Known simply as ‘soft skills’, they are key components to any career and are not technical

Are you ready? Upgrade your job skills at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges

We have what you need: Programs in fields experiencing job growth Faculty and staff who care about your success Affordable tuition Flexible class options for students who are currently working One of the best things about being

Transfer is the Answer

Starting at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges and then transferring to a four-year institution is a common strategy for students looking to earn a Bachelor’s Degree. And, there is growing evidence of more and more students considering the

The Economic Impact of Being THE Community’s College

Reaching Past Our Visible Boundaries Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is proud to be THE Community’s College for our students – those seeking degrees or other credentials and those simply pursuing lifelong learning for personal enrichment. We serve

Best Kept Secret: The Two-Year Story

Want to know a secret? More than 47% of college students in the United States now attend two-year colleges. These schools are becoming increasingly popular for students with all kinds of goals. Okay, so that’s not really

Six Keys to Succeeding in College

Start early. Perhaps the best way to prepare for success in college is to get started as early as possible with processes such as applying for aid and selecting the right courses. Plan ahead. To avoid stress

Invest in Your Future!

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Offers 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

Update: New Downtown Campus

Fences are up, construction crews are on site, and progress is starting in earnest on the new Scott Community College urban campus.  Located on the north half of the west Third Street block between Main and Brady,

Financial Aid Helps You Afford College

Don’t Assume You Don’t Qualify! The cost of tuition shouldn’t stand in the way of getting an education. Most students rely on some form of financial aid to get through college. Staff and advisors in the Eastern