Iowa Central Community College

Tel: (515)576-7201
6,216 students
Public institution

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Iowa Central Community College is one of the nation's 50 fastest growing community colleges because service to students is its highest priority. Approximately 5300 students attend Iowa Central's three campuses Centrally located with easy access to main east-west and north-south travel routes, Iowa Central offers high quality residence life opportunities, total transfer options, affordable costs and a wide range of two-year programs.
School Highlights:
Iowa Central Community College serves 6,216 students (55% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Iowa Central Community College is the only community colleges within Webster County, IA.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Iowa Central Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 6,216 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 31% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,216 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
3,395 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 2,821 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
% Asian 1%
% Hawaiian -
% Hispanic 5%
% Black 4%
% White 89%
% Two or more races 1%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.20

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,380 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,360 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,380 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,360 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Students who enter Iowa Central for associate degree programs and vocational-technical programs find low student-to-teacher ratios, a campus-wide understanding of business and industry needs, and quick response to student input and activity trends that keep its educational offerings on the cutting edge. Business & Industry Training & Solutions customized training program is designed to meet education and training needs of business and industry in area V. Iowa Central Community College offers quality customized training and technical assistance for employers. Specialized curriculum and consultant services can be tailored to meet your specific need. The Continuing Education and Workplace Services Division of Iowa Central Community College strives to meet educational needs of our communities by providing a broad array of interesting courses at a reasonable cost. Through cooperation and partnerships with local school districts, service agencies, businesses, industries and organizations, Iowa Central Community College provides quality education, training and cultural activities. The Collegian is the student newspaper of Iowa Central Community College. Established in 1961, The Collegian has chronicled the events of the college, its students, staff and faculty, on a regular basis since that time. A 12-page, tabloid section, the American Scholastic Press Association award-winning Collegian prints four times per semester, from September until May.

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