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Get your degree

Get on the road to a better job, better pay, & better future.

You've got a demanding life. Demands on your time. On your money. On your attention. It's what the kids call #adulting.

Don't sacrifice on your college dreams because of life. Change the world by starting with yourself.

With dozens of degree and diploma programs, we'll get you where you want to go.


Earn your degree tuition-free

The Last-Dollar Scholarship is a program that pays the tuition for Iowans who study for a high-demand career. SCC offers 20 different qualifying degree programs in fields like ag studies, business, health, I/T, and manufacturing. One of them may be perfect for you.

Last-Dollar Scholarship details.

Get paid to go to nursing school

Through a partnership with Great River Health, SCC nursing students can actually get paid up to $9,000 to complete their Associate of Applied Nursing degree and have a guaranteed interview upon graduation.



Schedule a face-to-face meeting, phone call, or videochat - you pick.

West Burlington Keokuk

Call: (319) 208-5010
Text: (319) 250-7144

1500 West Agency Rd
West Burlington, IA

Make Appt: WB

Call: (319) 313-1923
Text: (319) 220-3266

335 Messenger Rd
Keokuk, IA

Make Appt: Keo

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Graduate in two years or less

College that works for you. Day, night, weekend, online. We've got options to fit your lifestyle.

Specialized degrees prepare you for a great career the moment you graduate from SCC.

Transfer degrees give you the core educational foundation you'll need to transfer on to earn a bachelor's degree.

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You got this

Not sure college is right for you? Afraid responsibilities and other parts of your life will keep you from succeeding? These three had doubts, too. Hear what it took for them to make their decision and how SCC helped them find their path to success.

Erin Wagner Story

Dean Vantiger Tamika Miller Story

Erin Wagner
Business Grad

Dean Vantiger
Nursing Grad

Tamika Miller,
Nursing Grad & Instructor

Smart choice

Great education. Great price.

College needs to be affordable. Check the big name colleges, then check SCC. No need to spend thousands more for a quality education.

Most SCC students apply and receive some form of financial assistance. Get help applying for Pell grants, state grant programs, work training grants, SCC Foundation scholarships, and private scholarships.

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Finish your degree

Just need to pick up a class or two to earn your degree? Just want to round out a skill or two? Let's talk.

We'll review your transcript and see how to get you across the finish line once and for all.


We're here for you

You're not just a student. You're a parent, a spouse, a sibling, an employee. That means you know about life and when to seek help.

 Check out these free resources designed to make sure you don't just survive, but thrive at SCC.

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