About Northeast Iowa Community College
Northeast Iowa Community College offers high-quality programs with excellent faculty at an affordable price. NICC is “student driven,” meaning we are dedicated to students' educational success. NICC wants everyone to take steps towards a bright future, and because NICC is “community focused,” students will be prepared to respond to the needs of today’s workplace. Whether you earn a diploma or certificate, complete a two-year degree or plan to transfer to a four-year school, by completing your education at NICC, you will have a head start on the path to a rewarding career.
NICC at a Glance
5,018 (including high school students taking courses for college credit). Additionally, NICC provides training and continuing education to more than 21,000 northeast Iowa community members through its Business and Community Solutions each year!
- Academic Programs
- Student to Faculty Ratio
- Tuition and Fees
$163.00 per credit hour. NICC froze tuition for the 2013-2014 school year, honoring its commitment to affordability!
- Fun Fact
NICC is only higher education institution in Iowa to have received the Iowa Professor of the Year award four times.
Student Success Statistics
- The penetration of College services into the community is in the 97th percentile of all participating community colleges nationwide.
- 100% nursing board pass rate for practical nurses and 95% for registered associate degree nursing graduates.
- 84% of students are either employed or continuing their education 6 months after graduation.