Quality Education is The Norm for Families in Mills County, Iowa
Monday, November 06, 2017
“Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education; because that would mean we had stopped growing.” Julia H. Gulliver
Those are powerful words. Education is important for individual growth and success, and is key to a thriving economy. Mills County has high quality public school districts that serve families across the county. Quality higher education in a variety of fields is readily available to residents in their own back yard with Iowa Western Community College. This is paramount to employers needing a skilled labor force, a prosperous business community, and successful continued economic development.
Iowa Western has been a vital part of the development of southwest Iowa for the past 32 years. From providing students with the necessary resources to start on a bachelor's degree; offering services to employers to increase economic development; providing continuing education courses; and offering numerous two-year degrees in technical areas, Iowa Western continues to set the standard for colleges throughout the area. Mills County is labor ready!