High School Academies
In cooperation with area school districts, high school students land in hands-on technical programs and arts and sciences classes. By partnering students now have access to highly technical state-of-the-art labs training students in areas which lead to high-skill, high-wage career opportunities.
for high school students is not limited to the Kirkwood regional centers. Kirkwood continues to partner with area school districts for other concurrent enrollment opportunities within the walls
of each high school.
- Earn both high school and college credit at NO COST to their families.
- Explore specific career fields to help them make decisions about their future.
- Jump-start an applied science diploma, degree or technical certificate at Kirkwood.
- Earn fully transferrable credit they can take with them to a university.
- Access high tech companies and research centers on the University of Iowa campus such as the State Hygienic Laboratory, National Advanced Driving Simulator, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa Institute for Hydraulics Research and Center for Computer Aided Design.
- Access opportunities to join in research projects with University of Iowa faculty.
CAREER ACADEMY OFFERINGS
*Denotes STEM based program
School District Partners
Iowa City Community
Regina Catholic Education Center
West Branch Community
West Liberty Community