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Information Technology Specialist

Associate of Applied Science
Northwest Iowa Community College
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
2 years
Annual In-State Tuition (IA)
$5,190
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$5,490
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
2 years
Total Credits
67
Annual In-State Tuition (IA)
$5,190
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$5,490
Earn your Information Technology Specialist degree online

As an online student you can expect the same level of instruction as campus learners. The coursework is equally challenging, and taught by the same college faculty who you can typically interact with by phone, text, email, or online chat.


The certificate or degree that you receive will be the exact same as those granted to campus learners and will not reflect that you obtained your education online.

Careers in Information Technology (IT)
IT/Technology is a constantly evolving field that teaches the fundamentals of managing and creating digital information. Students in this field study applications, current trends in information technology, and gain experience in various programming languages. Companies are looking to hire software developers, technical support specialists, computer systems analysts, and new jobs to meet new technological advances. The creation of new digital jobs has been growing at a significant rate according to a recent report from Burning Glass Technologies.
Annual Tuition Breakdown
For Iowa Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$173
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$5,190
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$183
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$5,490
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About This College
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Northwest Iowa Community College
Northwest Iowa Community College (NCC) is a public community college in Sheldon, Iowa. It opened in 1966 and is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The college is located on a 269-acre campus one mile west of Sheldon. Northwest Iowa Community College offers both vocational technical programs and arts and sciences transfer courses.
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Accreditation
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Higher Learning Commission
Founded in 1895, the Higher Learning Commission is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. Its headquarters are in Chicago, Illinois.