Veterans Awards & recognitions

Military Friendly SchoolMilitary Friendly designation for the last six years from Victory Media. We currently have the highest ratings in Academic Policies, Culture and Commitment, and Admissions and Orientation.

U.S. Veterans Magazine Best of the Best 2020Best of the Best Veteran Friendly award from U.S. Veterans Magazine for the last two years. We are currently one of only three community colleges in the nation to earn this distinction.

Certified Higher Education Military Partner award. This state-level recognition is given to Iowa colleges with the highest level of dedication and support for student veterans and military members.

Employer Support of Guard & Reserve Awards We have received the Patriot Award, the state-level Above and Beyond Award and were nominated for the national-level Freedom Award.