Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is a leader in career-ready training



Nursing, Welding, Engineering Technology, Agriculture and Culinary students in their classrooms, labs and internshipsWith our top-notch programs and experienced faculty, you can get started in your dream career in two years or less by earning an Associate’s Degree, Certificate or Diploma in a wide range of hands-on career areas.

Our state-of-the art labs and facilities feature the same equipment you’ll use in the field, ensuring you’re fully prepared to go from class to a full-time job when you graduate. Instructors have direct experience in the field and keep close ties with employers. Those ties mean we have "our ears to the ground" and are keeping our training in pace with the demands of the job place.

That’s a huge benefit to you!

What’s even better is that the state has designated more than 25 of our programs as “high-demand” in Iowa. What that means is that you’ll graduate knowing there will be a good-paying job waiting for you. The program will even pay for your tuition if you enroll in any of the eligible programs. Get the details at eicc.edu/lastdollar

In addition, we have one of the most competitive tuition rates in the state, plus financial aid and scholarships. We also offer the flexibility you won’t find anywhere else. We have a wide variety of class delivery formats, including On-Campus, Online Anytime, Live Online and modular. The latter, used in many of our manufacturing  programs, allows you to complete the course work at home and work in the lab during the day and evening hours.

No matter your interest or career goals, we can help you find a program that will provide a rewarding, prosperous career!

EICC skilled trades programs:

Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources




Hospitality and Tourism


Information Technology




Transportation, Distribution and Logistics