A letter from SCC President, Dr. Michael Ash

Dr. Ash

Dear Friends,

Southeastern Community College is your college. It has a long history of quality service to the communities in southeast Iowa. Our faculty is committed to excellence in learning and our staff is always available to support the learning process. Our commitment to continuous improvement is evidenced by our selection into the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) by our regional accreditation organization, the Higher Learning Commission.

We at SCC do not take your faith in us lightly. We know that we have a charge to work with our communities to build a skilled and educated workforce. We also have a role to play in strengthening the economy of our area. Responsiveness to our communities and our students is not an empty promise; it is our commitment.

Thousands of successful alumni can attest to the positive impact this community college has had on their lives. SCC has a tradition of excellence in providing close-to-home, affordable, relevant education. I am pleased to welcome you to our website. Here you'll learn all about SCC and the expanding opportunities available for you.

Please peruse our website. In it you'll find details on all of our instructional programs, specific courses, graduation requirements, admissions information, student activities, and a host of other items. Let this website serve as your primary reference on any questions you may have. Should you need additional information, please feel free to contact any of the great staff in our Enrollment Services Offices. They will be happy to help you.

It is important to remember that going to college is one goal that pays you dividends no matter where life may take you. Never underestimate the power of a good education. Southeastern Community College is here to serve you. I hope you'll choose to be part of SCC's tradition of excellence.


Dr. Michael Ash