Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

HOPE Tax Credit

The HOPE Tax Credit is available to eligible students during their first two years of postsecondary education. The tax credit covers 100 percent of the first $1,000 of tuition and 50 percent of the second $1,000 during the qualified period. The credit is nonrefundable.

To be eligible, a student must be enrolled in a degree, certificate or other program leading to a recognized education credential and be enrolled at least halftime.

For more information about the HOPE Tax Credit, contact the One Stop office or visit the American Association of Community Colleges at