NCC has a variety of jobs for our students on campus. A large portion of these jobs are available to students who qualify for federal work study. However, there is a list of both on-campus and off-campus job opportunities available on the job boards across campus and on the NCC Website.
There are many types of federal financial aid options, including subsidized and unsubsidized Direct Loans, Pell Grants, and work study. To find out if you are eligible for aid, complete the FAFSA form. You can also get more information about NCC’s financial aid process.
You will be assigned an academic advisor upon your enrollment at NCC. Your advisor will help monitor and guide your academic progress during your time at NCC. We also have TRIO Student Support Services and free tutoring in our Learning Center. To receive academic accommodations, please contact the Learning Center Director.
NCC currently offers over 50 different diplomas and degrees in health, business, transportation, electrical, manufacturing, construction, computers, and agriculture. Our Associate of Arts programs help get you started on your path to an advanced degree. Learn more about our programs.
Sheldon has plenty to keep you busy outside of the classroom. Sheldon has a movie theater, golf course, mini-golf, parks, and a running/biking trail that circles the entire community. NCC has intramural activities, clubs, organizations, and the Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center, featuring a state-of-the-art workout facility, gymnasium, and running track. Learn more about area activities.
NCC gives out more than $100,000 in scholarships every year! To see the scholarships you might be eligible for, go to our scholarships page.
New scholarships are added regularly, so make sure you check back often.
Also check with your high school guidance counselors, churches, businesses, and possible future employers to see if private scholarships or sponsorships are available.
At this time, NCC does not offer on-campus child care. You can check with Student Services for possible daycare options in Sheldon and the surrounding communities.
The Lifelong Learning & Recreation Center offers students recreation, fitness, and leisure opportunities. The on-campus facility boasts an indoor walking/jogging track; a fully equipped strength room; courts for basketball, volleyball, and tennis; and state-of-the-art cardio equipment including treadmills, bikes, and ellipticals. Group fitness classes include yoga, indoor cycling, bootcamp, and more. There are also Recreation leagues and events such as volleyball, basketball, soccer, and dodgeball.
NCC students have access to the LLRC and group fitness classes through the payment of their student activity fee (included in tuition). Call (712) 324-2493 for more information.
NCC has a cafeteria operated by Hy-Vee Food Stores. You can sign up for a meal plan with the Business Office.
You are never too old to start or re-start your education! For many students in your situation, the hardest thing is coming in the front door for the first time. However, NCC has a strong support system in place for you. Our Admissions staff will help you pick a major, get accepted, and receive financial aid. Email Admissions or call 712-324-5061 or 800-352-4097 for more information.