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Diversity is more than ethnicity. It is a way of thinking that cultivates open minds, creative ideas and diverse opinions.

At Kirkwood:

  • Credit students range in age from 14 to 79.
  • 54 percent of students are women.
  • 577 international students represent 94 different countries.
  • Students come from 34 states and 96 of 99 Iowa counties.
  • 4,500 students enrolled in adult literacy, English language acquisition, GED preparation, adult high school and other programs.
  • Continuing Education courses cover topics including workforce skills, training for a new career or leisure activities.
  • Partners create a multi-faceted network to fulfill workforce and community needs, such as our ongoing partnership with the Heritage Agency on Aging, which facilitates programs for Iowa’s elderly.
  • More than 100 international members of Community Colleges for International Development (CCID), a consortium of colleges sharing the goal of internationalizing their institutions, meet annually.