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Iowa Western Community College

Council Bluffs, Iowa

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Iowa Western Community College

Public 2-4 Year

Estimated Cost

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5,000 - 9,999

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About Iowa Western Community College

Iowa Western Community College is a community college in Council Bluffs, Iowa, near Omaha, Nebraska. The college was founded in 1967, and offers 84 programs in both vocational and technical areas as well as in liberal arts. It is also home to a respected flight school for various aircraft related professions.


Located in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

2700 College Rd, Council Bluffs, IA, 51503-1057, Pottawattamie County

Iowa Western Community College Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#3303 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Iowa

#60 of 88

2022 Best Public Colleges in Iowa

#11 of 19

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Iowa Western Community College is Liberal Arts followed by Medical, Mechanic/Repair Tech, Computer Sciences and Culinary.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Iowa Western Community College within four or six years.

Notable Alumni