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The Division of Community Colleges and Workforce Preparation generates a variety of reports. Click on the tab below to view more information about the report listed.

Condition of Community Colleges

Contact: Heather Doe heather.doe2@iowa.gov 515-281-7967

2019 Annual Condition of Iowa's Community Colleges

Data Tables for the 2019 Condition of Iowa's Community College Report

Individual Data Tables for the 2019 Condition of Iowa's Community College

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Interactive Charts and Data Sets

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Use visualization to interact with data or graph, create custom views, filter, sort, aggregate, and download for immediate presentation or further analysis.

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College Area Interactive Maps and Charts

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See visualization go even further: work with maps, charts, or data of your choice, and see trends in static or animated formats. Download maps, charts, tables and graphs.

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Iowa Registered Apprenticeship Sponsors and Employment Demand

The interactive Map of Iowamap below illustrates the concentration of employment demand, by Iowa community college area, and the number of registered apprenticeship sponsors by zip code.
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Zip Code Area Interactive Maps and Charts

Zip Code Area Interactive Maps and Charts linkThis visual dataset presents enrollment on a more granular level: per zip code of domicile.

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Condition of Secondary Career and Technical Education

Contact: Dennis Harden dennis.harden@iowa.gov  515-281-4716  

2020 Annual Condition of Secondary Career & Technical Education

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Program Outcomes

Contact: Paula Nissen paula.nissen2@iowa.gov 515-418-8273

Iowa’s community colleges offer a wide variety of education and training programs designed to meet state and regional economic needs. Program outcomes research is conducted to assist colleges in determining the effectiveness of their educational programming as it relates to the students’ transition into the workforce. Learn more

Economic Impact of Community Colleges

Contact: Paula Nissen paula.nissen2@iowa.gov 515-418-8273

Iowa’s 15 community colleges provide a solid return on investment for both students and the state, according to the independent study conducted by Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI). EMSI utilized academic and financial reports from the community colleges, as well as earnings and employment outcomes data from the Iowa Department of Education’s Division of Community Colleges & Workforce Preparation and the Iowa Workforce Development’s Labor Market Information Division.

The statewide study, Analysis of the Economic Impact and Return on Investment of Education, found that Iowa’s community colleges collectively contributed $5.4 billion to the state’s economy and supported 107,170 jobs, roughly six percent of all jobs in Iowa, during fiscal year 2014-15. 

Analysis of the Economic Impact and Return on Investment of Education - Full Report
Executive Summary
Fact Sheet

Fall Enrollment Report

Contact: Dan Li dan.li@iowa.gov 515-281-3503

A report detailing the community college fall credit headcount and total credit hours with full-time and part-time student enrollment data.

2019 Fall Enrollment Report

2019 Data Tables

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Joint Enrollment

Contact: Eric St. Clair eric.stclair@iowa.gov 515-326-0274

This annual report documents the fiscal year high school enrollment at community colleges.

AY 2019 Joint Enrollment Report

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Tuition and Fees Report

Contact: Dan Li dan.li@iowa.gov 515-281-3503

The report includes trends among the 15 community colleges as well as comparisons to the Iowa regent universities and institutions nationwide.

FY 21 Tuition and Fees Report

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Certified Budget Report

Contact: Eric St. Clair eric.stclair@iowa.gov 515-326-0274

Annually, each community college submits an approved budget to the Division of Community Colleges & Workforce Preparation for inclusion in the Certified Budget. This budget is used for determining tax levies.

FY 2021 Certified Budget Report

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Adult Education and Literacy

Contact: Alex Harris alex.harris@iowa.gov 515-281-3640

Adult Education and Literacy Coordinator Handbook - Program Year 2019-20

Adult Education and Literacy Annual Report for Program Year 2019

Adult Education and Literacy Fact Sheet FY2019

Developmental Education

Contact: Chris Russell chris.russell@iowa.gov  515-725-2247

The Iowa Department of Education (Department) collects information on developmental education from Iowa’s 15 community colleges on an annual basis. Developmental education courses are offered in mathematics, reading, writing, English as a Second Language (ESL), and in other subject areas such as financial literacy and skill building. These courses do not count toward degrees, but typically must be completed by students who are considered academically underprepared before they can advance to introductory transfer-level courses.

The Annual Report of Developmental Education in Iowa Community Colleges, a statewide study, provides trend data on course enrollment, credit hours taken, student demographics, and course information as reported by colleges in the Department’s Management Information System (MIS) by fiscal year (FY) for student data before 2016-2017 and annual year (AY) for student data starting in 2016-2017.

2019 Annual Report of Developmental Education in Iowa Community Colleges

Additional Data Reports for 2019 Developmental Education Report

Fact Sheet

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Corrections Education

Contact: Alex Harris alex.harris@iowa.gov 515-281-3640

Iowa’s community colleges partner with the Iowa Department of Corrections to provide inmates with education, training and skills to help them successfully reenter our communities and build productive lives. Supporting second chances and successful reentry prepares individuals for life and employment, which reduces recidivism.  

Second Chances Through Education

Community College Leader Bulletin

Contact: Kelly Friesleben kelly.friesleben@iowa.gov  515-868-2847

The Community College Leader Bulletin is a monthly publication of the Iowa Department of Education's Division of Community Colleges & Workforce Preparation. The document is distributed electronically to community college leaders.

August 2020 Community College Leader Bulletin

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Iowa Skilled Workforce and Job Creation Funds

Contact: Paula Nissen paula.nissen2@iowa.gov 515-418-8273

GAP Tuition Report

Adult Education and Literacy Report

PACE Report

Iowa Work-Based Learning Intermediary Report

Workforce Training and Economic Development Report

Special Reports

Iowa Skilled Worker Pipeline Report
The Iowa Skilled Worker Pipeline report provides policy-makers, educators, and students with tangible results illustrating the number of issued community college credit awards by occupational category and how those awards relate to current and future in-demand occupations throughout the state of Iowa.

Sector Partnerships Toolkit - 1.0 Planning - June 2016

Sector Partnership and Career Pathway Advisory Council Overview and Survey Findings - December 2015

Iowa: Education and Workforce Trends through 2025
This Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce report analyzes industry and occupational education requirements. The study projects that 68 percent of jobs in Iowa will require postsecondary education or training beyond high school by 2025.

Additional Data Report 2015

Economic Returns and Career Transitions for Iowa Community Colleges - May 2010

Visualizing Transitions Poster

Community College Program Capacity Survey, Fall 2007
This document provides the results of a survey on community college program capacity conducted in the Fall of 2007.

Transfer Behavior/Postcollege Earnings of Iowa Community College Students
This document details the findings of research done on the transfer behavior of Iowa Community College students.

Transfer Behavior/Postcollege Earnings of Iowa Community College Students - State Board Presentation 9.82 Mb
This PowerPoint on the transfer behavior of Iowa College students was presented to the State Board of Education.

2006 Report on Developing Bioscience/Biotechnology in Iowa

Bioscience Professional Development Opportunities
This report is a compilation of the professional development opportunities offered to K-12 teachers in Iowa related to the biosciences.

2007-08 Basic Skill Assessment Requirements for Placement at Iowa Community Colleges
Assessment Requirements for Placement into courses and programs at the Community Colleges of Iowa

A&S/CTE Courses for Supplementary Weighting

2007 Career & Technical Education High School Report

Reengineering CTE Iowa
A Report to the Iowa Department of Education Prepared by the Meeder Consulting Group, LLC, August 2007.

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on September 19, 2020 at 11:33am.