Program - Diagnostic Assistant Program - Dental Assisting Program - Respiratory Therapist Program - Occupational Therapy Assistant Program-Surgical Technology Program - Dental Hygiene Medical Transcritpion Program - Medical Assisting Program - Physical Therapist Assistant Program - Electroneurodiagnostic Technology Program - Dental Technology Program - Pharmacy Technician

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
Diagnostic Assistant (Mercy/St. Luke's Rad. Tech. Program or Covenant School of Radiographic Technology)
Electroneurodiagnostic Technology
Medical Assisting
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant
Respiratory Therapist
Surgical Technology

Non-Credit/Continuing Education Programs
EKG Technician
Phlebotomy
Nurse Aide Training
Continuing Education Health Careers

Other Health Programs
Health Occupations
Medical Laboratory Technology
Paramedic
Pharmacy Technician