Link to Kirkwood Community College
Program - Pharmacy Technician Program : Medical Coding Program - Dental Assisting Program - Dental Hygiene Program - Medical Assisting Program - Occupational Therapy Assistant Program - Medical Laboratory Technology Program - Electroneurodiagnostic Technology Program - Diagnostic Assistant (Radiologic Technology) Program - Medical Transcription Program - Physical Therapist Assistant Program - Respiratory Therapist Program-Surgical Technology Program - Dental Technology

The demand for health care professionals is on the rise. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health is the second fastest growing employment field. Kirkwood prepares students to be a part of this vital, growing profession by offering Allied Health programs that keep pace with technological advances and changes in health care. Our close affiliation with major health care institutions in the area offers excellent clinical training in all areas of specialization. Allied Health programs lead to certification or licensure appropriate to the particular career. All of our programs are taught by health care professionals and include clinical and/or practicum experience.

Allied Health Programs:
Dental
Dental Assisting
Dental Hygiene
Dental Technology

Health Informatics
Health Information Technology
Medical Transcription

Patient Care
Electroneurodiagnostic Technology
Medical Assisting
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant
Respiratory Therapist
Surgical Technology

Other Health Programs:
Diagnostic Assistant (Mercy/St. Luke's Rad. Tech. Program)
Nursing
Medical Laboratory Technology
Paramedic
Pharmacy Technician

High School Program:
High School Health Academy
PTA & OTA Career Academies at the Linn County Regional Center