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Going back to college doesnít have to be overwhelming. We will give you the attention you need to succeed in college, from filling out forms to tutoring and everything in between. And, our convenient locations and schedules, affordable tuition and free personal assistance makes Kirkwood the perfect choice for busy students.

The Kirkwood decision is easy!

  • One of the lowest tuitions in the state.
  • 120+ programs (the most of any college in Iowa) including four degrees you can earn entirely online.
  • Go to class when itís convenient for you: during the day, at night, on the weekend or online. Plus, we have 11 conveniently-located centers across our seven-county service area, so youíre never more than 30 minutes from a degree. We even have an accelerated format that's only for adults!
  • Start working or transfer to any college in the nation. Whatever you decide, we can help you take that next step, whether itís academic advising or one-on-one career assistance.


Why Kirkwood? Because we're here to help.