Welcome Back for the 2016-2017 Academic Year

It has been a very busy week here at ICC and as everyone is settling in for the new academic year, I am reminded about the excitement and fear that go along with a new start—whether it is beginning at a new school, moving to a new area, or starting a new relationship. Some of…  read more

Fraud Warning from the IRS and Federal Student Aid

The IRS is warning students nationwide of fraudulent “Federal Student Tax” phone calls. Please be advised that this is a non-existent tax and that these calls are not from the IRS. Scam artists posing as IRS representatives are calling students in an attempt to solicit money transfers, private W-2 information, or to “verify” tax return information…  read more

Commencement Memories :: Dr. Tracy Morris

People who know me have heard me brag about my mom’s path to education: a single mom in her late 20’s with 3 young kids coming back to school after her divorce. This story is very common to many of our students and it is a story of perseverance, sacrifice, and dedication. I have heard…  read more

Work Smarter — Not Harder

Time is a limited resource that busy college students rarely have enough of. Whether it’s working full-time/part-time or balancing family commitments, trying to fit in your studies can be a daunting task. I often hear comments like: I stayed up all-night studying. I’ll just guzzle coffee to get through the day. My paper is due…  read more

Receive your 1098-T Electronically!

Are you familiar with the 1098-T? The 1098-T form provides the details that can help you (or your parents/guardians) claim a tax credit for the tuition expense you paid for higher education. A tax credit is different from a deduction. A deduction reduces the amount of income you have to pay tax on; a credit…  read more

Open Doors to Quality Education

It has been a very busy week here at ICC and as we prepare to welcome our students for the Spring Semester, I am reminded about the excitement and fear that go along with a new start — whether it is beginning at a new school, moving to a new area, or starting a new…  read more