Cerro Gordo County Community Colleges

  • There are 2 community colleges in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, serving 3,226 students.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), and the student:teacher ratio is 34:1.

Cerro Gordo County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • Plaza West 2570 4th Street SW
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641)423-2530

    276 students
  • 500 College Dr
    Mason City IA  50401
    (641)423-1264

    2,950 students
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May 20, 2017
A recent report revealed that many California community college students take twice as long to get an associate’s degree as is normally required. While community college is less expensive than attending a four-year institution, students who drag out their degree programs lose much of that savings in additional tuition, fees, textbooks, and lost wages. In this article, we examine the reasons why some students take so long to graduate.