Education Archive

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges Offer A to Z Career Choices

Start your college education by visiting Eastern Iowa Community Colleges at 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.

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, including a special program!

Healthy Choice: Health care careers are a great choice!

For many people, a career in health care is just as much an avocation as a vocation . . . many have felt since they were very young that a career in the medical field is something

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 common strategy for students interested in earning a bachelor’s degree. From teens to adult learners and

Chancellor’s Welcome

Welcome to the first edition of Eastern Iowa Community Colleges’ CareerFocus!  Within the pages of this magazine, you’ll find information about the many opportunities at our colleges to help you Learn More and Earn More. At Clinton,

Brawn to Brains: Skills are the Future of Manufacturing

Take a walk around almost any modern manufacturing facility and you’ll see a very different work environment than you might expect. You’ll find a clean, well-lit facility that is focused on safety, precision and efficient productivity. They

Education Makes for More Career Options

Adam Sterner, 2014 MCC Graduate It’s great when you finish what you start . . . it’s even better when you finish much more.  That’s been the experience of Adam Sterner, a recent graduate of Muscatine Community

Engineering Technology Innovative Industry-Driven Curriculum

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has developed a new degree opportunity in Engineering Technology. Launched in the Spring of 2014, the program trains students to be specialists in the practical application and implementation of existing technology within the

Facts & Finds

Dim Lighting Sparks Creativity Want to encourage innovative thinking? Try lowering the lights. “Darkness increases freedom from constraints, which in turn promotes creativity,” according to German research published in the Journal of Environmental Psychology. In a series

Career Training and Re-training

Your Success Begins With Eastern Iowa Community Colleges • One of the best things about being a student at a community college is going to college in YOUR community. It’s close, convenient, affordable, responsive to the local