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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
  • $189/credit (2019–2020 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 #SectionTitleCreditsSynonymDates
Term 1 - FallORN1016
8WK1SDV108ORN10The College Experience16935608/24/2020 - 10/18/2020
8WK1ENG105ORN10Composition I36935408/24/2020 - 10/18/2020
8WK1HIS110ORN10Western Civilization: Ancient to Early Modern36935508/24/2020 - 10/18/2020
8WK2CSC110ORN10Introduction to Computers36935810/119/2020 - 12/13/2020
8WK2PSY111ORN10Introduction to Psychology36935910/19/2020 - 12/13/2020
8WK2BIO150ORN10Nutrition36935710/19/2020 - 12/13/2020
Term 2 - Spring15
8WK1ENG106Composition II3
8WK1SOC111Introduction to Sociology3
8WK1HIS111Western Civilization: Early Modern to Present3
8WK2REL101Survey of World Religions3
8WK2MAT156Statistics3
Term 3 - Fall16
8WK1SPC112Public Speaking3
8WK1PSY121Developmental Psychology3
8WK2ENV111Environmental Science4
8WK2ART101Art Appreciation3
8WK2BUS197Leadership Development3
Term 4 - Spring15
8WK1POL1111 American National Government3
8WK1PHI105Introduction to Ethics3
8WK1SOC186Global Perspectives3
8WK2PEH102Health3
8WK2PSY251Social 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