Link to Kirkwood Community College
Program - Physical Therapist Assistant Program - Occupational Therapy Assistant Program - Paramedic Program - Dental Technology Program-Surgical Technology Program - Medical Laboratory Technology Program - Dental Hygiene Program - Diagnostic Assistant Program - Electroneurodiagnostic Technology Medical Transcritpion Program - Respiratory Therapist Program - Pharmacy Technician Program - Medical Assisting Program - Dental Assisting

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 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)
Medical Laboratory Technology
Pharmacy Technician

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