PACE Programs

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges offers Pathways for Academic Career Education & Employment PACE programs and support to students to assist them as they progress through college and attain gainful employment upon graduation.

Career Navigators help with:

  • Assistance with admission process, financial aid referrals and registration for classes.
  • Guidance developing academic and career plans.
  • Establishing connections to college resources
  • Identifying and resolving obstacles that may prevent your success.
  • Providing support as you move from educational credential attainment towards employment.
  • Emergency funds to help with tuition, books and required supplies/equipment from the bookstore.

To qualify, students must:

  • Be an Iowa Resident
  • Enrolled in a PACE qualified career pathway
  • Additional eligible criteria apply*


PACE qualified career pathways*

  • ADN (CCC)
  • Auto Collison Repair
  • Auto Technology
  • AVR Academy
  • CNC/Machining
  • Dental Assisting
  • Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Diesel Technology
  • Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Design
  • Medical Assistant
  • Practical Nursing (MCC & CCC)
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Renewable Energy
  • Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Surgical Technology
  • Welding

*Are subject to change and check with your PACE Campus Representative           

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Complete this application and/or contact your PACE Campus Representative today to determine if you qualify.

Blong Technology Center

Kasey Fisher
Advanced Manufacturing

Clinton Community College

Charlene Nicoletto
IT/Allied Health/Manufacturing

Muscatine Community College

Sabrina Shoemaker
IT/Allied Health/Manufacturing

Scott Community College

Cheryl Reidenouer
IT/Allied Health

LaNette Turner
Transportation/Medical Assistant