Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar

Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar

Northeast Iowa Community College was originally known as Northeast Iowa Technical Institute. The college operates two main campuses in Calmar and Peosta. NICC enrolls more than 4,500 students annually. The campus at Calmar offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study. NICC awards Associate in Arts, Associate in Science and Associate in Applied Science degrees.

NICC Calmer's students participate in a wide variety of clubs and organizations, including Business Professionals of America, National Student Nurses Association, NICC Student Nurses Association and Rodeo Club.

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Contacting Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar
1625 Hwy 150
Calmar , IA 52132-0400
General Phone: (563) 562-3263

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine214EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts165liberal arts and sciences
Business and Management71business management, accounting, accounting technology, sales and marketing, retail, special products marketing
Construction Trades55construction, carpentry, electrician, plumbing
Agricultural Science and Management51agricultural operations, agricultural supply, agricultural machine operation, agricultural production, crop production, dairy production, food processing
Medical Support and Technology50dental assistant, respiratory care tech, radiographer
Medical Administration45medical records tech, medical transcription
Mechanics and Repair34HVAC, automobile mechanics, diesel mechanics
Office and Administration33administrative assistant, office data entry
Computer Science and Engineering23computer applications programming
Production Trades18welding
Engineering Technician13electronics tech, drafting
Therapy and Counseling12massage therapy
Beauty and Cosmetology10cosmetology, manicurist
Family and Social Work9child care provider, community organization, social work
Landscaping and Horticulture3horticultural science
Media0desktop publishing and imaging

Number of programs and degrees for Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year2310
Associate's degree49230
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years29122

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Student Body

In 2007-2008, Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar had a total enrollment of 4,810 students (3,249 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 91%
Black 2%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 29%
18-19 28%
20-21 13%
22-24 8%
25-29 8%
30-34 5%
35-39 3%
40-49 4%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 63 %
Part-Time 43 %

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Calmar, Iowa for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Iowa Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,320
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,320
Books and supplies $ 1,400

Financial Aid:
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 458700)

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4675

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year11$61,1686$52,181
All faculty totalcalendar year11$61,1686$52,181

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year35$50,96669$46,705
All faculty totalacademic year35$50,96669$46,705

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Agricultural Power Machinery Operation
Agricultural Production Operations, General
Agricultural and Food Products Processing
Agricultural/Farm Supplies Retailing and Wholesaling
Crop Production
Dairy Husbandry and Production

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Retailing and Retail Operations
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
Special Products Marketing Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications

Construction Trades
Construction Trades, General
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Community Organization and Advocacy
Social Work

Landscaping And Horticulture
Horticultural Science

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician

Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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What Sets Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Apart:

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Top 17%Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Number of degree programs

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checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
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checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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