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New for Fall 2024!

Iowa Central is offering several new programs starting Fall 2024. Schedule a visit today to learn more about these exciting new programs up close. Or Apply Now so you don't miss your opportunity to be a part of a new in demand program!

Computer Networking Technology

Open up your career opportunities with a degree in Computer Networking Technology. You will learn skills needed to work in Information Technology, Network Administrator, the Telecommunications environment, hardware and software integration and so much more!

Dental Assisting

In just one year, you can be ready to work alongside a dentist and help care for patients. If you enjoy helping others and a hands-on career, consider earning your Dental Assisting Diploma.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Ultrasound)

Serve in an important role in the healthcare field by learning the skills of a Sonographer (ultrasound). You will gain the knowledge needed to work firsthand with patients as you conduct imaging tests that can help patients get the results they need. This career is ideal for people who are detail oriented, enjoy working with people, and have a desire to learn medical knowledge.

Information and Cyber Security

Protecting information and preventing cyber attacks is a growing career field. Our program prepares students to protect critical threats, assist with forensic analysis of cyber incidents, compliance, data and system integrity, understanding network infrastructure and more.

Plumbing Technology

Choosing a plumbing career is a smart move, and you can finish this program in just one year at Iowa Central! Plumbers are in high demand for installation at new residential and commercial construction sites, as well as renovations and repair services for bathtubs, drains, faucets, water heaters and more. Additionally, plumbers are needed in a range of industries including agriculture, industrial, and manufacturing, which can all be found in the Iowa Central service region.

Veterinary Technician

The ultimate animal-lovers career! In just two years, this program will teach you the anatomy, physiology and behavior of animals, husbandry, safety and health care of animals. Also, learn about animal pharmaceuticals as you care for large and/or small breed animals.

Veterinary Assistant

The Veterinary Assistant Diploma will prepare graduates for entry-level positions in the animal care field. The skills learned will prepare students to assist with basic animal care, feeding, and boarding. Experience with large and small animals is provided. Training includes office procedures and software applications. This diploma leads directly into the Veterinary Technical, AAS, Degree.

Cosmetology (online and hands-on experience)

In partnership with La’ James International College, Iowa Central now offers online classes and hands-on training for students interested in a cosmetology career.  The two new courses offered for the start of the 2024FA term will directly apply toward hours needed for the cosmetology program at LJIC. 

I got recommended for the robotics program from someone I know that took the same program. So I took a campus visit and I was very impressed.

Ethan Boileau
Industrial Robotics and Automation
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