Northeast Iowa Community College

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General Information

Admission Office

Box 400

Calmar, IA 52132

(563) 562-3263

(800) 778-2256

Fax: (563) 562-4369

Contact: Kristi Strief

Admissions Manager
Main Address

Box 400

Calmar, IA 52132

(563) 562-3263

Total undergrads: 4,768

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,200


Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $4,096 $4,320 $4,576 $4,800 +4.90%
Books and Supplies $1,200 $1,400 $1,400 $1,600 +14.29%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $5,296 $5,720 $5,976 $6,400 +7.10%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 404 84%
Grant or scholarship aid 291 60% $1,114,381 $3,829
• Federal grants 232 48% $949,679 $4,093
• Pell grants 217 45% $748,003 $3,447
• Other federal grants 72 15% $201,676 $2,801
State/local government grant or scholarships 84 17% $129,004 $1,536
Institutional grants or scholarships 59 12% $35,698 $605
Student loan aid 291 60% $1,389,622 $4,775
• Federal student loans 290 60% $1,360,768 $4,692
• Other student loans 3 1% $28,854 $9,618

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOCTOR AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 530 272
Agriculture 63 3
Agribusiness/agricultural Business Operations 7 3
Agricultural and Food Products Processing
Agricultural Power Machinery Operation 25
Agricultural Production Operations 7
Crop Production
Dairy Husbandry and Production 18
Horticultural Science 6
Business, Administration, Management, Marketing, etc. 70 37
Accounting 20
Accounting Technology/technician and Bookkeeping 16
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science Programs 7 13
Business Administration and Management 26
Business/office Automation/technology/data Entry 6 3
Retailing and Retail Operations 4
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations 11 1
Special Products Marketing Operations
Communications Technologies/technicians and Support Services 5
Prepress/desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design 5
Computing and Information Sciences 4
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 4
Construction Trades 23 22
Carpentry/carpenter 4
Electrician 17 18
Plumbing Technology/plumber 6
Engineering Technology 4 5
Drafting and Design Technology/technician 5
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician 4
Health Services and Allied Health Sciences 140 162
Dental Assisting/assistant 20
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 1
Health Information/medical Records Technology/technician 16 10
Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training 118
Massage Therapy/therapeutic Massage 3
Medical Transcription/transcriptionist 11
Radiologic Technology/science – Radiographer 16
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 91
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist 16
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 1
Fire Science/fire-fighting 1
Human Services 8 2
Community organization and Advocacy 1
Social Work 7 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 197
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 197
Mechanics and Repairers 6 16
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 6 2
Diesel Mechanics Technology/technician 10
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician 4
Personal and Culinary Services 9 5
Cosmetology/cosmetologist 9 5
Nail Technician/specialist and Manicurist
Precision Production Trades 15
Welding Technology/welder 15
Work and Family Studies 5
Child Care Provider/assistant 5
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Health students required to meet program specific admission criteria. All degree-seeking students required to submit placement test scores.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agribusiness Operations A
Agricultural Power Machinery A
Agricultural Production A
Agricultural Supplies A
Agricultural/Food Processing A,C
Crop Production A,C
Dairy Husbandry/Production A,C
Horticulture Science A
Viticulture C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting Technology C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Retailing C
Sales and Distribution A,C
Special Products Marketing C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Specific Applications A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Construction Trades – General A
Electrician A,C
Plumbing A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Gas utility construction and service A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance C
Emergency Medical Technology A
Massage Therapy A,C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Medical Transcription C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory Therapy A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology A,C
Manicure/Nails C

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology C
Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy A
Social Work A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Northeast Iowa Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (563) 562-3263
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 1625 Hwy 150, Calmar, IA 52132-0400
Setting: Rural: Distant
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 4,408
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,810 (64% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,940
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,660
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 82%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,206

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Northeast Iowa Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Northeast Iowa Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 56
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 66
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12
Construction Trades 53
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 24
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 87
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 42
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 3
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 21
Grand total 3936

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northeast Iowa Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $5,940
Out-of-state $6,660
Books and supplies $1,400

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 306 82%
Grant or scholarship aid 250 67% $4,206
Student loan aid 179 48% $4,529

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,345 30% $4,580
Federal student loans 1,059 24% $5,552

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Northeast Iowa Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Northeast Iowa Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Northeast Iowa Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 4,408
Undergraduate enrollment 4,408
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Northeast Iowa Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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