Iowa valley difference
WHY COMMUNITY COLLEGE?
Today's students have a lot of options after high school. Why should students spend their time and tuition dollars with us? Simple - we can offer individual attention, instructors with a vested interest in your success, unique programs, hands-on education, focused career training, and a four-year experience in two years.
The better question is: why not choose community college?
FIND YOUR FIELD
Your college major should be an extension of who you are. Don't settle - we'll help you find the field of study that aligns with your passion. Explore Fields of Study at Ellsworth Community College and Marshalltown Community College today!
Agriculture, Animals, Food, & Natural Resources
Arts & Communication
Business & Finance
Computer Science & Information Technologies
Criminal Justice, Education, Human Services, Law
Engineering, Math, & Science
Healthcare & Wellness
Manufacturing & Skilled Trades
Marketing & Sales
“We are committed to providing quality learning experiences, ensuring student success, and partnering to address diverse community needs in an inclusive and respectful environment.” IVCCD Mission Statement
More than a mission statement, this is part of the fabric of who we are as an institution. We work hard to put the "community" into community colleges.
BY THE NUMBERS
0%Iowa Community College graduates are employed in their field within a year of graduation.
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#0Medical Assisting program ranked, statewide
0%Percentage of people that take a short-term training class and remain in Iowa after completing the program.
0%Average percentage of students that qualify for some sort of financial aid while studying at Iowa Valley.
IVCCD Celebrates Community College Month Throughout April
The Iowa Valley Community College District will join the national Community College Month celebration, a month-long education campaign coordinated by the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT). The primary goals…
Iowa Awarded Congressional Funding for College and Career Transition Support
Iowa’s Community Colleges were awarded $2 million in federal funding for the College and Career Transition Counselor initiative as a part of the omnibus spending bill approved by Congress and…
IVCCD Board Report – March 9
The Iowa Valley Community College District Board of Directors reviewed modifications to the District’s Strategic Agenda. Dr. Lisa Breja, Institutional Researcher & HLC Accreditation Liaison Officer, made note of several…
Iowa’s Community Colleges Add Over $5.5 Billion To Iowa’s Economy
DES MOINES, IA – Today, the Iowa Department of Education and the Iowa Association of Community College Trustees released an Economic Impact report about Iowa’s Community Colleges by Emsi Burning…
IVCCD Board Report – February 9
IVCCD Board Approves New Athletic Programs MARSHALLTOWN – The Iowa Valley Community College District Board of Directors reviewed plans to add new athletic teams on both the Ellsworth Community College…
IVCCD Board Report – January 11
IVCCD Learns of Workforce Training Initiatives MARSHALLTOWN – The Iowa Valley Community College District Board of Directors learned about workforce development initiatives spearheaded by Iowa Valley Continuing Education. Initiatives include…
IVCCD Board Report – December 8
IVCCD Elects Leadership MARSHALLTOWN – The Iowa Valley Community College District swore in the Board members elected at the November 2, 2021 City/School Election. Re-elected to serve 4 year terms…
IVCCD Board Report – November 10
IVCCD Board Learns About Academic Engagement IOWA FALLS – Ellsworth Community College Director of Student Success, Tracy Crippin-Haake, provided an update on the early alert systems Ellsworth Community College and…
IVCCD Board Report – October 13
IVCCD Board Learns About Enrollment Trends MARSHALLTOWN – The Board of Directors learned about a dip in Fall 2021 enrollment at the Iowa Valley Community College District. The Board reviewed…
IVCCD Students and Faculty Participate in Movie Trailer
When Hollywood was looking for a German advisor for the short film, they didn’t need to look further than Ellsworth Community College’s own Joerg Rochlitzer, Social Sciences Faculty and German-native.…