Ilisagvik College, located in Barrow, Alaska, is a two-year institution that offers a vast array of opportunities to the residents of the United States’ northernmost community.
Those who attend Ilisagvik College will have the option to choose whether they will participate in an associate’s degree program, a certificate program, or participate in a preparation program for various teaching careers.
Ilisagvik College offers students who want to move on to a four-year institution, the ability to earn their Associates of Arts and Science degree. Those who do not wish to earn a two-year degree can participate in one of many career certificate programs offered at IC. These career certificate programs include: business, information technology, emergency services, vocational trades, and many, many more.
Also offered at IC is a very extensive distance learning program. This program employs the use of MyCampus/Blackboard, as well as teleconferences and satellite classes.
Ilisagvik College also offers community and workforce development classes to employers who want to further the education of their employees. These workforce development classes include: asbestos abatement, team effectiveness, sexual harassment prevention, conflict management, food worker certification, supervisor training, Adobe, CAD training, and more.
All necessary admissions and registration forms are available online for the convenience of the students. Applications can be completed online and printed to be presented in person or by mail to the IC campus.
If you are interested in applying at Ilisagvik College, or would like to learn about the degrees and career certificates offered there, click here to access IC’s official website.
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Ilisagvik College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Security and Protective Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $9,400. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are between $3,000-$3,600 for both state residents and nonresidents
- The estimated tuition for part time students is around $130 to $150 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$5,677|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Ilisagvik College may offer student services like:
- Online course work available
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial courses
- Career path counseling
- Student employment