Marshalltown Community College: Review & Facts

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Marshalltown Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,925 students enrolled. This school was established in 1927 and is one of the 2 schools located in Marshalltown, Iowa.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
33
Fair
Marshalltown Community College will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Marshalltown Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 33 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Medical Assistant, and Welding. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
62%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Marshalltown Community College is relatively low at 62% (below Iowa average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Marshalltown Community College is very low - 21%. Around 24% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Marshalltown Community College is reasonable - 24:1. Find out more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,800
Low
Average tuition costs are very low - around $4,100 a year. The additional fees at Marshalltown Community College not covered by tuition are about $700; this comes to $4,800 per year.

Read the details about Marshalltown Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Marshalltown Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (641) 752-7106 or check Marshalltown Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Medium
Marshalltown Community College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Marshalltown Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
Marshalltown Community College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,600 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Marshalltown Community College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Marshalltown Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Marshalltown Community College, 3700 S Center St, Marshalltown, Iowa 50158, USA
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