General Information


There is a wealth of information available to current students at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges. The following outlines available information and how to obtain it. Upon request, a printed copy of any of the reports or information will be provided to students. Additional information for current students is also available on the college’s intranet, EICConnect.

The Student Handbook has been placed online for students' convenience. Should students have questions about the handbook, please see the Dean of Student Development on your campus.

Equal Educational Opportunities

EICC endorses the principle of equal educational opportunities for all people regardless of race, color, creed, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, ancestry, age, or non-job related handicap or disability in the educational programs or activities it operates.

Persons having inquiries concerning the district’s accommodation for or compliance with Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Age Discrimination Act may contact:

Affirmative Action Officer/Title IX Coordinator
306 West River Drive, Davenport, IA 52801-1221
Or call 563-336-3300
Or email djsullivan@eicc.edu
Dean of Student Development
Clinton Community College
1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton, IA 52732
Or call 563-244-7001
Or email lmiller@eicc.edu
Dean of Student Development
Muscatine Community College
152 Colorado Street, Muscatine, IA 52761
Or call 563-288-6001
Or email scramrahlf@eicc.edu
Dean of Student Development
Scott Community College
500 Belmont Road, Bettendorf, IA 52722
Or call 563-441-4001
Or email lnwilson@eicc.edu


Academic Programs

Accreditation
EICC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. HLC accreditation means our programs meet or exceed the standards for academic excellence set for every public and private college in a 19-state region. The colleges are approved by the Iowa Department of Education and the Board of Regents. Individual programs are accredited by associations within their respective fields.

The following Career Technology programs maintain additional occupational or state/federally required accreditations:

  • Culinary Arts Chef Apprenticeship Program (United States Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship and the American Culinary Federation through the Quad Cities Chefs de Cuisine, Chapter IL 032);
  • Auto Collision Repair (ASE/NATEF Master Certification);
  • Automotive Technology (ASE);
  • Diesel Technology Programs (ASE);
  • Electroneurodiagnostic Technology (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs);
  • Dental Assisting Program (Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) of the American Dental Association);
  • Cancer Information Management Program (National Cancer Registrars Association and students who complete EICC’s program are eligible to sit for the CTR exam under eligibility Route 2);
  • Health Information Technology Program (the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management);
  • Radiology Technology (the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology);
  • Registered Nurse program and Licensed Practical Nursing program (Iowa Board of Nursing);
  • Surgical Technology (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs - CAAHEP)
  • Veterinarian Technician (AVMA Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities - CVTEA)


Athletic Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data
Number of athletes, athletic teams, financial reports, completion graduation rates and transfer out rates
For more information: Contact the Deans of Student Development on your campus


Campus Security
Crime awareness statistics and campus security information
Campus Crime Statistics - Clinton - Muscatine - Scott
For more information: Student Handbook

Career Services
Assistance in preparing for your job search and posting of jobs are available on each campus. See the Career Services Office on your campus for additional information.

Code of Conduct for Educational Loans


HF 2690 Model Education Loan Code of Conduct for Covered Postsecondary Institutions


Completion/Graduation Rates, Transfer Out Rates and Student Retention Rates


Technology Policy(see Student Handbook)


Course Withdrawal Policy


EICConnect
EICConnect serves as the official means of communication between students and the college.

EICC Alert
In an effort to keep students safe and informed in weather and other emergency situations, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges provides a mobile text message alert system to help notify students, faculty and staff of school closings and other important information with EICC Alert.

Faculty Directory


FERPA
The Federal Educational Right to Privacy Act provides for students' rights in respect to education records.
For more information: Student Handbook or FERPA


Financial Assistance
State, federal or local financial assistance and how to apply for aid as well as guidelines for maintaining your eligibility for aid is available for your review.
For more information: Student Handbook or Financial Aid


Fire Safety Report/Campus Housing


Institutional Information
Tuition and fees schedules, refund policy & Title IV recipient refund policy, officially withdrawing from school, academic programs, accreditation and approval information, services and facilities for disabled students can be found in the Student Handbook.


MCC Housing Missing Person's Procedures


Services for Students with Disabilities
Services for students with disabilities are available on each of the campuses. It is important that students see the campus liaison for assistance. Student Development staff can assist in connecting students to the liaison.


Sexual Harassment
EICC is committed to providing workplaces and learning places that are free from sexual harassment of any kind. In general, sexual harassment encompasses any sexually related conduct which causes discomfort, embarrassment or humiliation, and any harassing conduct, sexually related or otherwise directed toward an individual because of that individuals gender. Sexual violence is a form of sexual harassment.

The Student Handbook provides details for the reporting and grievance procedures for incidents of sexual harassment and sexual assault.

State-Based Student Complaints Process

The Iowa College Student Aid Commission (the Commission) has overarching, statutory authority under Iowa Code Chapter 261B to determine the registration (i.e., licensure or authorization) status of postsecondary educational institutions that operate at a physical location within the State of Iowa or that offer distance education courses and programs to Iowa residents. In addition, the Commission administers provisions of Iowa’s student consumer protection laws in Iowa Code Section 714.18, 714.19, 714.23, 714.24 that address financial  responsibility for certain educational institutions, and, for proprietary institutions, a tuition refund policy for withdrawn students.

Persons who have questions about a postsecondary educational institution’s compliance with Iowa Code Chapter 261B, and Iowa Code Sections 714.18, 714.19, 714.23, and 714.24 should contact:

J. Carolyn Small
Postsecondary Registration Administrator
Iowa College Student Aid Commission
(515) 725-3413
Carolyn.small@iowa.gov

In addition, the Iowa College Student Aid Commission maintains a Constituent Request for Review process that meets the conditions of federal regulations in 34 CFR 600.9(a)(1). These regulations state that a postsecondary educational institution located in a State is legally authorized by the State, in part, if the State has a process to review and appropriate act on complaints concerning the institution. The Commission accepts complaints from any student attending any postsecondary educational institution located in Iowa, and from any Iowa resident attending a postsecondary educational institution located in any other State.

A student may initiate the Constituent Request for Review process at: http://www.iowacollegeaid.gov/constituentrequest.asp


Student Diversity
There are a variety of students who enroll in the colleges of EICC. The average age of students in the District is 24.5 years of age. Roughly 60% of the students are women. About 90% of our students are from the state of Iowa. A report on the diversity of our students and staff can be found here.


Transfer of Credit
EICC accepts transfer credit from colleges and universities accredited by the North Central Association of Schools or its regional affiliates. Credit for equivalent courses will be accepted to satisfy specific course requirements for graduation. The transfer credit received may vary depending on the academic program and college registrars will decide on elective credit or course substitutions on an individual basis. Transfer credit will be recorded on the EICC transcript after a transfer evaluation has been requested. Transfer grades are not used in the EICC grade point average.

From Career and Technical to Arts and Science Programs
The college reserves the right to refuse credit earned more than 10 years before the proposed program completion date. All credit earned at one of the colleges of EICC will transfer to another EICC college, with the limitations outlined above.

Credit earned in career and transfer courses at EICC or other accredited institutions may be accepted for an AA or AS program. A maximum of 16 hours of that credit may be accepted as elective credit for an Arts and Science degree.

For more information please see the Student Handbook or Transfer Guides area on the EICC website.

Title IV Refund Policy

Tuition and Fees

Tuition Refund Policy


Voter Registration
All students are encouraged to take an active role in the election process. Voter registration information is available at www.sos.state.ia.us/elections.


Clinton Community College
1000 Lincoln Boulevard, Clinton, Iowa 52732
563-244-7001

Muscatine Community College
152 Colorado Street, Muscatine, Iowa 52761
563-288-6001

Scott Community College
500 Belmont Road, Bettendorf, Iowa 52722
563-441-4001