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August Cooking Classes

August Cooking Classes

Learn how to add plant power to your baked goods with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges' cooking classes. There are five classes being offered in August.

There's Still Time to Register - MCC Ag Programs

The Midwest was built on agriculture and much of our economy continues to be driven by our crops, livestock and related products. According to the American Farm Bureau Federation, 139.6 billion worth of American agricultural products were exported around the world in 2018.

CCC Faculty and Staff Dungeons and Dragons Live Stream

CCC Faculty and Staff Dungeons and Dragons Live Stream

Have you ever wanted to see your teacher pretend to be a wizard? Here's your chance! Clinton Community College Gaming Guild Advisor, Mat Endress, will run a Dungeons and Dragons game for a group of CCC's faculty and staff. For many of them, it will be there first time ever playing!

CCC RISE Program Enrollment

CCC RISE Program Enrollment

Clinton Community College, one of the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, is proud to announce a second year for its student support program called RISE - Retention Initiative with Support and Engagement. The goal of RISE is to help students achieve personal, professional, and academic success at CCC and beyond.

Free Kick-start to College Class

Free Kick-start to College Class

Preparing to enroll in college often comes with a lot of questions, and in today's world there are added concerns. That's why Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is excited to offer a free online class to help you get a kick-start to college and prepare for your college journey.

Virtual HiSET Graduation Ceremony

Virtual HiSET Graduation Ceremony

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) HiSET graduates will be celebrate virtually this year with a Facebook Live event on July 14, beginning at 6 p.m. The ceremony can be viewed on EICC's Facebook page.

EICC Announces Plans for Fall Classes

EICC Announces Plans for Fall Classes

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has announced plans for its fall semester, including a return to face-to-face classes and other enhanced delivery options for students.

Virtual visits available every week in July

Virtual visits available every week in July

Now is the perfect time for high school students, or those interested in exploring a new career, to make plans for the future. Whether it's a four- or two-year degree or short-term career training, they have much to choose from in deciding what fits best for them.

CCC 2020 Graduation Available on YouTube

CCC 2020 Graduation Available on YouTube

Clinton Community College Graduation looked different this year for the graduates due to the coronavirus pandemic and the need for social distancing. CCC students celebrated online with staff and faculty along with family and friends.

CCC Phi Theta Kappa Induction

CCC Phi Theta Kappa Induction

Clinton Community College hosted the Induction Ceremony of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

Campus Visits Go Virtual

Campus Visits Go Virtual

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has developed Virtual Visits, providing students the opportunity to get answers to their questions from the comfort of their own homes.

EICC campuses begin re-opening May 26

EICC campuses begin re-opening May 26

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges will begin a gradual re-opening of its Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community College campuses on May 26 to provide student services by appointment. This includes the three main campuses as well as Scott Community College's Blong Technology Center and West Davenport Center.

Summer Classes

Summer Classes

The college's online classes make it especially easy to fit them around your personal schedule. The first summer term of online classes begins May 26.

New Industrial Hemp Production Program starting this fall

New Industrial Hemp Production Program starting this fall

MCC is excited to announce a new diploma program to provide the training needed to succeed in this developing area. Beginning this fall, our one-year Industrial Hemp Production program will provide students the opportunity to be among the first to work this new crop.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The college has created a page with information related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) that will be updated as necessary.

Student Resources and Assistance

Student Resources and Assistance

Our staff are working remotely to assist you while our college buildings are closed. When possible, we encourage you to connect with us through email during this time.

Dental Assisting Week

Dental Assisting Week

March 1 - 7 is Dental Assistants Recognition Week across the United States. Eastern Iowa Community Colleges is proud to be a part of the dental assistant world. Our Dental Assisting program at Scott Community College has been training students for decades.

Ag Visit April 7

Ag Visit April 7

The MCC Agriculture Program is hosting an information session on Tuesday, April 7 from 1 -3 p.m. The event will be held in Gaekle Hall at the college, 152 Colorado St.

Campus Visit March 27

Campus Visit March 27

EICC invites students and families to its Monday, March 27 Campus Visit at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges, including the SCC Urban Campus and Blong Technology Center. The event begins at 9 a.m. at each campus.

Watch Me Fly

Watch Me Fly

“I hope somebody who hears the song sees an opportunity for themselves or someone they may know who needs help.”

On the Road with Theresa

On the Road with Theresa

Putnam-Genz’s typical week includes two days working in the Columbus Community School District in Columbus Junction, another pair of days with the Louisa-Muscatine Community School District, and finishing up with her Fridays at Muscatine Community College.

Iowa

Iowa's Last Dollar

This fall the state of Iowa did something big. So big, in fact, it has affected more than 360 Eastern Iowa Community Colleges’ (EICC) students and led to the distribution of more than half a million dollars in funding!

Vickers, a humble president

Vickers, a humble president

If you meet Karen Vickers you quickly learn how proud she is of Clinton Community College (CCC), its students, faculty and staff. She is always happy to share stories about them, their goals and their

Straight A

Straight A's

This fall we got the report card to prove we are THE Community's College, a successful accreditation trifecta – straight A’s from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the Iowa Department of Education and the National Association of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP).

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It's a Party!

Or at least it ‘was’ a party! And a great one at that as nearly 200 people turned out for the America’s Test Kitchen 20th Anniversary celebration at Scott Community College’s (SCC) Culinary Arts Center.

Investing in the Future

Investing in the Future

EICC and Tyson have been collaborating for years to train employees, so when Tyson saw a need for new mechanical and hydraulic trainers the company stepped right in with a generous donation.

Legends Event Feb. 27

Legends Event Feb. 27

MCC will be hosting its third annual Legends Event, recognizing outstanding college alumni and raising funds for college's students.

CCC B-rrry Scurry Race Results

CCC B-rrry Scurry Race Results

The February 1st weather was excellent for the 39th Annual Clinton Community College B-rrry Scurry 4-Mile run. With a temperature of 36 degrees and light winds, 645 runners and walkers completed the flat and fast route through the historic neighborhoods of Clinton, Iowa.

President

President's Day Campus Visit

Sessions will be held at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges, the Scott Community College Urban Campus in downtown Davenport and the college's Blong Technology Center.

MCC students to perform "Fork Tales" January 29

MCC students to perform "Fork Tales" January 29

MCC ELA students will share stories about food experiences in their home country and in the U.S. through "Fork Tales," a one-of-a-kind performance organized by former Iowa Poet Laureate Mary Swander.

CCC Quiz Bowl Results

CCC Quiz Bowl Results

Prince of Peace College Preparatory Academy won top honors in the Annual Academic Quiz Bowl hosted by Clinton Community College.

MLK Day Celebration

MLK Day Celebration

Join us for the 32nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on January 19 at Clinton Community College.

CCC Maquoketa Center Announces New Facilitator

CCC Maquoketa Center Announces New Facilitator

Clinton Community College has announced the addition of Katie Bopes as the new CCC Maquoketa Center Facilitator. Penny Plautz has served in that role since the opening of the center, and will be retiring at year end.

Clinton Community College names new President

Clinton Community College names new President

EICC has announced Brian Kelly as the next President of Clinton Community College. He currently serves as Vice President of Planning, Institutional Effectiveness and External Affairs at Lane Community College in Eugene, OR.

Big Apple and Beyond

Big Apple and Beyond

Summer vacations are those precious weeks during the year where you can kick back, relax and…test soil samples for new antibiotics, hone your acting skills with Broadway stars, or dig into the nuances of the latest mechanical trainer…

Maquoketa’s 10th Anniversary

Maquoketa’s 10th Anniversary

“Where everybody knows your name.” That slogan from a certain popular television show from the 80s and early 90s, is even more appropriate and fitting for Clinton Community College’s Maquoketa Center.

Register for Spring

Register for Spring

Now is a great time to start your college or career tech training. Spring registration is underway at THE Community's College, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC).

Campus Visit Day December 9

Campus Visit Day December 9

The new year is just around the corner and that means new possibilities! At EICC, we offer students a number of options, from career and technical training to Associate's Degrees with seamless transfer to four-year colleges and universities.

CCC Phi Theta Kappa Holiday Cards 2019

CCC Phi Theta Kappa Holiday Cards 2019

The Clinton Community College Phi Theta Kappa has again collected holiday cards for military troops. This year, holiday and greeting cards will be sent to Camp Fuji, Japan.

Nursing Labs Make Debut

Nursing Labs Make Debut

Floors were ripped out, fresh paint applied, and life-like simulators installed over the summer at Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community College’s nursing labs – the extensive work all culminating in a grand debut this fall.

Emeritus 2019

Emeritus 2019

Seven faculty and staff were recently recognized for their contributions with EICC’s Emeritus Award. The award was presented to retired and retiring individuals who exemplified service to students and the community during their years with the college.

Job-Driven Training

Job-Driven Training

Take Kyle Long for example, after dropping out of high school, getting his GED and securing a full-time job, he thought his chance at post-secondary education had passed. However, when he started working as a machinist at SMS in Muscatine he was surprised to learn there was another way forward, apprenticeship.

Nahant Marsh 2019

Nahant Marsh 2019

Ask most people for one word to describe the Quad Cities this past year and “flood” will probably be at the top of the list. The QC experienced the longest lasting flood ever in 2019. But maybe there are some better words to describe the year like “volunteer,” “cooperation,” “support” and “community.”

MCC 1929 – 2019

MCC 1929 – 2019

In 1929 Muscatine Community College was born, the result of the work of mostly a half dozen people, five of them women. Women, by the way, had just won the right to vote in 1920.

Why Not? Life becomes simple question

Why Not? Life becomes simple question

Changing your mindset from self-doubt to self-belief can be a long, hard road. As recent Muscatine Community College (MCC) graduate Deana Dawson can attest, it’s a journey well worth the effort.

CHINA Town Hall 2019

CHINA Town Hall 2019

The relationship between the United States and China is a critical one, becoming even more significant with the current tensions over politics, security and trade. China's rapid development and Chinese - U.S. relations have a direct impact on the lives of nearly every American as well as the global community.

CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza November 23

CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza November 23

Are you a gamer? Do you enjoy playing tabletop or video games? If so, this event is for YOU! Join us for all things gaming on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Clinton Community College for the CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza!

November Cooking Classes

November Cooking Classes

Learn how to make delicious cheesecakes that are sure to be a party pleaser with EICC's cooking classes. There are seven classes being offered in November. Classes are hands-on, see below for location, date and time.

Registered Apprenticeship Fair November 14

Registered Apprenticeship Fair November 14

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges in partnership with IowaWorks, is celebrating the U.S. Department of Labor's fifth annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) with a Registered Apprenticeship Fair.

Columbus Day Visit October 14

Columbus Day Visit October 14

Columbus set sail on a voyage of discovery, exploring for new wealth more than 600 years ago. There's a more practical way of doing that today, earning a college education.

CCC Diversity Committee to host Hot Occupations Panel

CCC Diversity Committee to host Hot Occupations Panel

Professionals from five local businesses will be available to speak and answer questions about some of the most in-demand career fields both locally and nationally - all of which can be started via programs at CCC.

Get help filling out the FAFSA

Get help filling out the FAFSA

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges can help you get the FAFSA process started at our upcoming FAFSA Assistance Nights October 15, 16 and 17.

Agriculture Information Session

Agriculture Information Session

Anyone interested in learning about all the many options available is invited to attend the Ag Information Session scheduled for October 14, from 1 - 3 p.m. The event will be held in Gaekle Hall at the college, 152 Colorado St.

CCC Paul B. Sharar Foundation Celebrates

CCC Paul B. Sharar Foundation Celebrates

The Paul B. Sharar Foundation for Clinton Community College celebrated another successful year at the recent 2019 Chancellor's Society Dinner and Annual Meeting.

CCC to host Community Agency Fair Sept 25

CCC to host Community Agency Fair Sept 25

Local agencies will be available to answer questions about the services they provide. The Community Agency Fair will be held in the CCC Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Blvd., from Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Maquoketa Center Campus Visit

Maquoketa Center Campus Visit

Clinton Community College's Maquoketa Center invites interested students to stop in for two special events coming up on October 1.

CCC celebrates Constitution Day on September 16

CCC celebrates Constitution Day on September 16

Constitution Day activities include Constitution Trivia, "The Framing of the U.S. Constitution" word search, "The U.S. Constitution and Fascinating Facts" given to attendees, and the all-American meal of hot dogs and chips served to all.

IQCCP College Fair

IQCCP College Fair

More than 50 colleges and universities will assemble at the SCC Urban Campus in downtown Davenport on October 14 for the area's largest college fair.

MCC awarded grant to fund Fueling the Future project

MCC awarded grant to fund Fueling the Future project

In partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Muscatine and several other local organizations, Muscatine Community College has been awarded a grant that will help a group of Muscatine residents train for high-demand jobs.

Nursing Open Houses

Nursing Open Houses

We've blown out walls and renovated the nursing labs at all three of our Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community College campuses and now it's time to show them off.

Stop the Hate/Show the Love Walk 2019

Stop the Hate/Show the Love Walk 2019

CCC has been part of the Stop the Hate/Show the Love Walk since its inception 21 years ago. We welcome you to attend this year's Peace Walk on September 19.

Master Chef Classes

Master Chef Classes

These classes are exclusively designed for Chefs wanting to learn or brush up on specific culinary skills. Students must be graduate chefs to enroll in these classes.

Saturday Registration August 17

Saturday Registration August 17

The new school year is just around the corner, and Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) is making final preparations for the start of Fall classes on August 26. EICC includes Clinton, Muscatine and Scott Community Colleges where registration is well underway.

90 Years - 90 Freebies - 9 Days

90 Years - 90 Freebies - 9 Days

Shouting out to all Muscatine Community College students, and students-to-be. To celebrate the college's 90th anniversary year, we will be giving away 90 gifts in the nine days leading up to the first day of fall classes.

A College that Cares

A College that Cares

For the second semester Scott Community College (SCC) student, learning the ins and outs of the Medical Assistant profession has been the perfect path to a better future. It’s a future that’s recently been made even brighter with the help of new Urban Campus scholarships.

Timeless Tavern

Timeless Tavern

“The tavern is timeless,” Clinton Community College History Professor Steve Barleen, PhD said. “If you walked into a puritan tavern or walked into a tavern today, there might not be any differences in terms of form and function.”

Addy Awards

Addy Awards

You can’t blame students from Clinton Community College’s (CCC) Graphic Arts Technology program for feeling as if they were on the red carpets of Hollywood as they attended the annual American Advertising Awards gala in Cedar Rapids this spring.

Building Community, One Small Business at a Time

Building Community, One Small Business at a Time

Joel Youngs is a man always on the go. As the Regional Director of the Eastern Iowa Small Business Development Center (SBDC), SBDC’s National Conference and Education Chair, and a Venture School Instructor, he spends the majority of his time counseling small business owners. Roughly 350 a year to be exact.

Adding to the mix – new programs, equipment and more

Adding to the mix – new programs, equipment and more

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges prides itself on providing a multitude of opportunities for students, whether that be new in-demand programs, classroom technology or transfer agreements. This fall, we’re excited to be adding even more to our offerings in all three areas.

A Peek Inside

A Peek Inside

This fall the college wrapped up renovations on two new labs, each with state-of-the-art technology. One is a science lab, furnished with new equipment and eBeam – an interactive whiteboard system.

Serving those who serve us!

Serving those who serve us!

Temple, who has been working as a paramedic for more than 25 years, helps manage the Quad City Regional Critical Incident Stress Management Team (QCRCISM). Made up of emergency responders from all disciplines, the volunteer group springs into action whenever their support is needed.

Birth of New Patient Simulators

Birth of New Patient Simulators

Lucina, and a new pediatric patient simulator, are among the new equipment included in lab renovations at both Clinton and Scott Community College.

Ag Programs

Ag Programs

At Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, we prepare students for these diverse fields with a variety of options. You can even earn money while you learn! Every program offers paid internships with some students earning more than the cost of tuition.

Get Registered for Fall 2019

Get Registered for Fall 2019

Now is the time to register for fall classes. If you’re deciding what to do with your future, we have the answer.

CCC Bickelhaupt Arboretum Arts at the Arb 2019

CCC Bickelhaupt Arboretum Arts at the Arb 2019

Take a leap off the beaten path to discover an art gallery without walls at the Clinton Community College Bickelhaupt Arboretum during Arts at the Arb 2019. The 4th annual Arts at the Arb will feature metal artist John VandeWalle.

Maquoketa Center Celebrating 10 Years - Info Session July 30

Maquoketa Center Celebrating 10 Years - Info Session July 30

As a thank you to the community for all its support over the last decade, we're also introducing the Maquoketa Center 10th Anniversary Grant designed exclusively for students enrolling in classes this fall. When you enroll in two fall classes at the Maquoketa Center, you'll get your third class on us!

Arts at the Arb

Arts at the Arb

Take a leap off the beaten path to discover an art gallery without walls at Clinton's Bickelhaupt Arboretum during Arts at the Arb 2019.

CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza V

CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza V

Are you a gamer? Do you enjoy playing tabletop or video games? If so, this event is for YOU! Join us for all things gaming on Saturday, June 29 at Clinton Community College for the CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza V!

CCC Summer Sizzle 2019

CCC Summer Sizzle 2019

Clinton Community College will host the annual CCC Summer Sizzle 2019 throughout the summer months. Jump in. Engage. Have fun! Don't wait until Fall semester to enjoy what CCC has to offer!

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