Northeast Iowa Community College: Calmar & Peosta

Tel: (563)562-3263
7,153 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Northeast Iowa Community College: Calmar & Peosta serves 7,153 students (20% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Northeast Iowa Community College: Calmar & Peosta is the only community colleges within Winneshiek County, IA.
The nearest community college is Western Technical College (La Crosse) (54.1 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 300 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Northeast Iowa Community College: Calmar & Peosta Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 300 staff
59 staff

Student Body

The student population of 7,153 teachers has grown by 48% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment
7,153 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
22:1
# Full-Time Students
1,431 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 5,722 students
1,017 students
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
3%
12%
% White
92%
57%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
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. 0.06 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,216 is less than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,216 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,216 $5,740
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,216 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
89%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports Intramural Sports OnlyIntramural Sports Only
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Many start their education at Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) because of its small class sizes, the more than 85 programs of study that lead to in-demand careers and our instructors who want you to succeed. More than 94% of our graduates are employed or continuing their education six months after graduation – that says a lot about the success of our students and the quality of a Northeast Iowa Community College education. Whether your goal is to transfer to a four-year institution or start your career following graduation you will find unparalleled support in faculty and staff to help you succeed.

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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.
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 0.53, which is equal to the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Iowa is Kaplan University-Davenport Campus. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.