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Finish your degree online with previously earned credits, or earn your entire degree online! Enjoy the flexibility of full- or part-time status. Classes are completed in 8-week sessions to make it easy to start and stop anytime during your three year time period. Life happens. We are here to help you finish your degree! 

Key Unique Features:

  • Online
  • Book cost only $99/semester
  • No surprise fees
  •  Full- or part-time
  • Financial Aid available
  • 8-week classes
  • Option to transfer to a 4-year college at completion
  • $195/credit (2020–2021 academic year)

Benefits of Earning a College Degree:

  • Make More Money
  • Benefits for You and Your Family (healthcare, retirement, travel, etc.)
  • Better Career Opportunities
  • Job Security and Satisfaction
  • An Investment in your Future
  • Professional Networking
  • Personal Development

Median Annual Wage:

 

Award

  • Associate of Arts Degree

Length

  • 4 Semesters | Full or part-time students may begin at any time

Student Profile

  • Self-started
  • Good time manager
  • Computer skills
  • Basic math, reading and writing skills
 

Program Location

  • This program is fully online, however, some courses are available on campus.

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Curriculum

 Course #TitleCredits
Term 1 - Fall16
8WK1SDV108-AThe College Experience1
8WK1ENG105-AComposition I3
8WK1HIS110-AWestern Civilization: Ancient to Early Modern3
8WK2CSC110-AIntroduction to Computers3
8WK2PSY111-AIntroduction to Psychology3
8WK2BIO150-ANutrition3
Term 2 - Spring15
8WK1ENG106-AComposition II3
8WK1SOC110-AIntroduction to Sociology3
8WK1HIS111-AWestern Civilization: Early Modern to Present3
8WK2REL101-ASurvey of World Religions3
8WK2MAT156-AStatistics3
Term 3 - Fall16
8WK1SPC112-APublic Speaking3
8WK1PSY121-ADevelopmental Psychology3
8WK2ENV111-AEnvironmental Science4
8WK2ART101-AArt Appreciation3
8WK2BUS197-ALeadership Development3
Term 4 - Spring15
8WK1POL111-AAmerican National Government3
8WK1PHI105-AIntroduction to Ethics3
8WK1SOC186-AContemporary Global Perspectives3
8WK2PEH102-AHealth3
8WK2PSY251-ASocial Psychology3

Frequently Asked Questions

Median Annual Wage:

  • High School Diploma $36,100
  • Associate Degree $52,830

Classes are online. Enjoy the flexibility of full- or part-time status. Classes are completed in 8-week sessions to make it easy to start and stop anytime during your three year time period.

All of the courses in this program can be taken entirely online allowing you the flexibility of completing your degree from home. The program allows you to customize your degree, diploma, or certificate as a full or part-time student.

  • Online
  • Book cost only $99/semester
  • No surprise fees • Full- or part-time
  • Financial Aid available
  • 8-week classes
  • Option to transfer to a 4-year college at completion
  • $189/credit (2019–2020 academic year)

Student Story Joseline Castillo

“The flexibility of online classes was really important to me. I am able to work part-time and get my homework done on my schedule.”

Joseline Castillo, Online Associate of Arts student
Sioux Center, IA

online learner

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office will work with you to reach the goal of attending college. Federal and state programs, scholarships and other funding sources, may be available to help you to afford college. We know there are a lot of questions and stress planning to pay for a college education. The Financial Aid Office staff administers aid programs and counsels students in planning individual methods of meeting college costs. Contact the Financial Aid Office for answers to any questions regarding financial aid. What are you waiting for? Let’s get started! Northwest Iowa Community College follows a nationally accepted philosophy in administering financial aid programs.

Tuition & Financial Aid