Eastern Iowa Community College District

Davenport, IA 52801

Eastern Iowa Community College District is located in Davenport, Iowa. The Eastern Iowa Community College offers students a robust educational opportunity. They give students access to several associate degree programs while also offering many career technology programs. Many of the vocational or technological programs are among the most popular options at this school. EICC has been serving the community for decades and it continues to offer students the best possible educational experiences. It is a school that offers academic pursuits and career-focused certificates in equal measure. There are even many college credit transfer options for those who wish to pursue a bachelor degree at a four-year university.

Nursing is one of the more popular career paths that students choose at EICC. Students will be able to choose the practical nursing program or the associate in applied science – ADN program. The practical nurse program takes around one year to complete whereas the ADN program will take just under two years to finish. The curriculum is varied in its approach to giving students a thorough education that covers all aspects of nursing. Students can expect a good combination of patient care opportunities, conferences, simulation lab experiences, and observational experiences. This nursing program also has a transfer partnership for ADN students to continue their education at The University of Iowa College of Nursing to pursue a BSN. 


Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate66%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 3 52
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 3 15
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 85.1%
  • NCLEX-PN: 81.8%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1983 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$155/credit
In State Students$155/credit
Out of State Students$222/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $6,975 $6,975 $9,990
ADN 70 $10,850 $10,850 $15,540
BSN 125 $19,375 $19,375 $27,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 86% of Eastern Iowa Community College District's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 50% $4,907
Other Federal Grant 6% $2,588
State Grant & Scholarships 6% $2,360
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 19% $1,034
Federal Student Loans 34% $5,180
Private Loans 1% $4,344


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$7,622
$30,001 to $48,000$8,414
$48,001 to $75,000$10,908
$75,001 to $110,000$12,871
Over $110,000$13,271

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

Mary Virginia Macrae Memorial Merit Award

A $400.00 nursing education merit award shall be given annually by the Iowa Department of the American Legion Auxiliary in memory of the late Mary Virginia Macrae, who served as the first ...

Bill and Mary Russell Healthcare Scholarship

This scholarship is for residents of the Heartland Foundation service region, which includes the following counties: In Missouri - Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Clay, Clinton, ...

Genesis Health Services Gala Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship is for  college students who are seeking admission to, or have been accepted into, a baccalaureate program in nursing at an accredited Iowa or Illinois college or university ...

Justine E. Granner Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to American Indian or other ethnic minority students preparing for a career in nursing, public health and/or related fields at a college or school of nursing ...

Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship

Applicant must be accepted and enrolled in an approved nursing or health care related program. Applicant must reside within the Heartland Foundation service region which includes the following ...

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Iowa state board of nursing.

Eastern Iowa Community College District
306 W River Dr
Davenport, IA 52801

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