Experience Ellsworth


Ellsworth Community College is part of the Iowa Valley Community College District. The beautiful campus is tucked into the charming riverside city of Iowa Falls, Iowa. Our students and staff get the best of both worlds – a safe, small-town environment that’s close to the entertainment, recreation, and career opportunities of bigger cities.




Average class size at Ellsworth Community College


Percentage of students enrolled full time


Practical Nursing program is ranked in the STATE


Precision Ag is ranked NATIONALLY


Percentage of students that participate in intercollegiate athletics, and compete in the NJCAA conference.


IT'S GAMEDAY! The ECC Panthers Softball team will take on Waldorf today at 4 PM at the softball field. Come show your support and get loud! 🥎

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ECC Panthers Volleyball tonight vs Dakota County Technical College at 7 PM! Come to the Dittmer Gymnasium to support your ECC Panthers Volleyball Team! 🏐


ECC Panthers Volleyball tonight vs Kirkwood at 7PM! Come to the Dittmer Gymnasium to support your ECC Panthers Volleyball Team! 🏐


This past weekend, a few TRIO students at ECC attended a Drake University Transfer Visit and the World Food & Music Fest in Des Moines! The TRIO students got to experience a wide variety of tastes from different countries.

Want to attend more fun events like this? Become a member of TRIO! Those who qualify are: First-Generation College Students, Low Income, or have a Disability!

Contact Molly Hippen or Kim Brinkmeyer to find out more!

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ECC announces 2022 Spring Term Dean’s List

IOWA FALLS, IA – One hundred twenty-nine students were named to the Spring 2022 (January to May) Dean’s List at Ellsworth Community College. To be eligible for the Dean’s List,…

ECC Student Receives IHERF Health Care Careers Scholarship Program

June 22, 2022, Iowa Falls – Sommer Stotler of Parkersburg, a student at Ellsworth Community College who is studying Nursing, has been awarded a $3,500 scholarship from the Iowa Hospital…

ECC announces Spring graduates


IOWA FALLS – Sixty-three students have completed all requirements of their respective degree programs as of the end of the Spring 2022 semester and are now graduates of Ellsworth Community…

Ellsworth Community College Honors Banquet

Ellsworth Community College celebrated the annual Honors Banquet on Thursday, April 28th at 6:30 PM in the Gentle Student Center. Below are pictures from the Honors Banquet.

Ellsworth Ag Program Excels at National Professional Ag Students Conference

Last week, the Ellsworth Community College Agriculture program took 20 students to the National Professional Ag Students (PAS) Conference in Minneapolis and represented Ellsworth and Iowa very well. “They truly…

Ellsworth Brings Home Coveted Premier Chapter Trophy from Iowa PAS Conference

Ellsworth Community College traveled to the 2022 Iowa PAS Spring Leadership Conference last month where they excelled in multiple events. PAS stands for Professional Agriculture Student Organization. One of the…

Ellsworth Adds Women’s Wrestling to Athletics Program

Ellsworth Community College will add Women’s Wrestling to the Athletics Program beginning in the upcoming 2022-2023 academic year. “We’re excited to be a part of the growth of women’s wrestling…

Spring Hiring Event to be Held April 20

There will be a spring hiring event held at Ellsworth Community College on April 20. The event will host local employers looking to hold open interviews. The event will be…

Save the Date – Ellsworth STEAM Camp Planned for July 25-26

Organizers have announced that this year’s Ellsworth Community College STEAM Camp for students entering grades 3-12 will be held Monday and Tuesday, July 25 & 26. Students can enroll in…

ECC announces 2021 Fall Term Dean’s List

One hundred thirty-six students were named to the Fall 2021 (August to December) Dean’s List at Ellsworth Community College. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must have earned…

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