Iowa Central and LeaderQuest Announce Continuing Education Partnership

Iowa Central and LeaderQuest Announce Continuing Education Partnership

LeaderQuest is proud to announce a new partnership with Iowa Central Community College designed to offer new continuing education options for technology professionals. This partnership includes an agreement for credit articulation which will allow our graduates to earn college credit at Iowa Central for their LeaderQuest courses!

Get College Credit at Iowa Central Community College

Under this agreement, students will be able to apply credits earned from completed LeaderQuest training programs and industry certifications to Iowa Central’s accredited Associate in Applied Science degree in Computer Networking Technology. A total of 24 credits have been articulated into 9 LeaderQuest courses, in the areas of information technology, networking, and cyber security. In addition, 36 credits have been articulated for 8 certifications LeaderQuest offers.

“LeaderQuest is excited to partner with Iowa Central. Today’s students need educational options that can help them meet their goals on the timelines that are relevant for them,” said George Cohlmia, LeaderQuest CEO. “We seek to create well-qualified graduates, ready to secure employment in the field. Partnerships like this one enable our students to combine industry-recognized certifications with an Associate’s degree, resulting in highly-employable graduates.”

Iowa Central’s online programs offer students the capability of completing an Associate’s Degree from the comfort of home. Their programs are flexible while emphasizing quality to ensure that students graduate with the required skills to meet the needs for the job market.

Click below to get the articulation tables and find out how much credit your LeaderQuest courses and certifications are worth at Iowa Central!

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About Iowa Central

Iowa Central Community College provides quality educational opportunities in and outside the classroom. It is the philosophy of Iowa Central Community College, as a comprehensive community college, to aid in developing our citizens’ capabilities to the maximum. Iowa Central provides a flexible program to satisfy the needs of the individual and the needs of the community. An educational environment is planned to provide experiences for those who desire pre-professional courses, improvement of educational or technical skills, or developmental programs for self-enrichment. This environment can be on campus or on-site. In concert with this mission, Iowa Central offers college transfer courses, career and technical training, general education, recreation and personal enrichment programs, and adult basic education.

About LeaderQuest

Since 2006, LeaderQuest has empowered individuals to start and pursue the tech and cyber security careers they love. Our IT training and certification programs focus on the most relevant and in-demand technical skills for the foreseeable future, including IT support, networking, project management and cyber security. LeaderQuest works with veterans and career changers to transform aspiring IT practitioners into job-ready specialists.

Are you interested in IT training?

We offer training courses for the certifications that are most in demand with IT employers today, including entry-level certifications like CompTIA A+, Security+, Network+ as well as higher level certifications. Our students get support from an on campus Instructor Mentor, as well as a devoted Career Services team that works with them to help them find employment after they graduate. If you’re ready to take the next step, we can help!

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