MCC Description

At Marshalltown Community College, residents of Marshalltown, Iowa, may earn a two-year degree or simply explore their academic interests. They may also pursue a dual degree with one of Iowa’s leading universities.

Marshalltown’s academics include degrees in the arts, communications, social sciences, healthcare and business. Individual majors include:

  • Broadcasting/Mass Media Studies
  • Computer Network Management
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Graphic Arts
  • Medical Assisting
  • Nursing
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Psychology
  • Social Work

Those who have yet to decide on a major or simply wish to explore different subjects may take individual classes in most areas of study. They may also pursue an associate’s in liberal arts, which covers a broad spectrum of subject areas and is suitable for four-year transfer.

Marshalltown also has special agreements with University of Iowa and Iowa State University. Students from these and other Iowa universities may take classes at Marshalltown and credit them to their university degree.

Federal and state grants, federal loans and work-study programs are some of the financial aid programs available at Marshalltown. Marshalltown also offers dozens of different scholarships, with different criteria. They offer scholarships to students in particular majors like Dental Assisting or Education, scholarships for veterans, scholarships for first-generation college students and academic merit scholarships, among others.

Those who wish to enroll in a degree program will need to complete the online admissions application and send high school transcripts or a copy of their GED. ACT, Compass or Asset test scores are also required. Applicants to healthcare programs will need to fulfill additional requirements.

Quick Facts about Marshalltown Community College

Region

Midwest

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$4,080

Out-of-State Tuition

$4,290

Retention Rate

50%

Enrollment

1,879

Year Established

1927

MCC Students

Total Students
1,879

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
55%
Part-Time
45%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
9%
African American
3%
Caucasian
72%
American Indian or Alaska native
2%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
13%

International Students

International
8%
Domestic
92%

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