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.
The nearest community college is Ellsworth Community College (47.8 miles away).

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
1,287 students
Iowa Central Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
3,395 students
832 students
Iowa Central Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,821 students
1,021 students
Iowa Central Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Iowa Central Community College sch enrollment Iowa Central Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Iowa Central Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Iowa Central Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
Iowa Central Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
89%
66%
Iowa Central Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Iowa Central Community College More (2007-2012)
Iowa Central Community College sch ethnicity Iowa Central Community College sta ethnicity
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 0.45
Iowa Central Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,380 is less than the state average of $5,845. 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 $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,380 $5,845
Iowa Central Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,360 $10,047
Iowa Central Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
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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Did You Know?
For Iowa public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,249 per year for in-state students and $5,184 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,927 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Iowa is 67%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Iowa community colleges have a 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. of 0.39, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Maryland is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.