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Online / Distance Learning

Have you put off taking a class because you don’t feel you have time? 


Iowa Lakes offers a number of distance learning formats that you might be able to work into your schedule. These include a wide variety of online internet courses and blended online and TV formats. 

Iowa Community College Online Consortium (ICCOC)Iowa Lakes is part of the Iowa Community College Online Consortium (ICCOC), which is comprised of seven Iowa community colleges. Students can choose from over 300 different online college credit courses to apply toward their degree.

For more information on taking online credit courses or obtaining an online degree from Iowa Lakes Community College, please visit the consortium Web site at


ed2goIowa Lakes Community College has teamed up with Ed2Go to offer a selection of classes online. These interactive online courses typically run for six weeks, with a total of 12 lessons.

Some of these online courses can be taken for credit or non-credit. Students must determine if they want to take a class for credit at the time of registration. Courses are available with a new start date each month. 

Courses offered for College Credit

Iowa Lakes Community College, in partnership with ed2go (formerly Gatlin Education Services), offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. To apply for credit courses through Ed2Go, please submit an online application: Apply Now

Ed2Go credit courses

Pharmacy Tech Program

For more information about the Pharmacy Technician program at Iowa Lakes Community College, please contact Mary Faber at or 877-807-9585, ext 8628 prior to enrollment. 

Iowa Lakes Community College is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.


Deb Petersen 
800-242-5106, ext 7982

Nicole Rosfjord
800-242-5106 ext 7958

Pharmacy Tech:
Mary Faber
877-807-9585, ext 8628

Questions or comments? Please email us at or call 712-362-2604 or 800-521-5054.
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