There's never a better time to complete the degree you've earned!
Earn your Associate Degree or certificate from Iowa Lakes Community College even after transferring to a four-year institution.
Reverse Credit Transfer is a collaboration between Iowa Lakes Community College and Iowa's major universities; Iowa State University, University of Iowa, and University of Northern Iowa
Iowa Lakes' students who transfer to a participating Iowa university without completing their associate degree are given the opportunity to combine community college and university credits to achieve an associate degree.
- An associate's degree expands your earning potential, increasing average yearly salaries over $7,000 more than a person with a high school diploma.
- It opens up opportunities for advancement. Employers are looking for a skilled and educated workforce, and your degree is a valuable achievement that adds to your resume. You enter the workforce well-prepared and qualified for a career in today's competitive job market.
The Reverse Credit Transfer process is simple.
- Have your official transcript sent to Iowa Lakes.
- Apply for graduation.
- Iowa Lakes posts your degree.
There is no cost for official transcript review, degree posting, or commencement ceremony.