Explore our programs!
Kirkwood is a great place to start your career or education. We offer certificate, diploma and degree programs designed to provide the training and expertise you need to start your new career in as little as one year.
For students planning to continue their education, Kirkwood’s Arts and Sciences curriculum allows you to take the necessary electives and core coursework you need to complete before transferring to a four-year college or university as a junior to concentrate on your major field of study. Here at the Iowa City Campus, we have academic advisors who will help develop academic plans specifically for your program or transfer plans.
The following is a list of programs you can enroll in at the Iowa City Campus. Your degree will state you earned an associate degree in your selected program. Those with an asterisk * denote areas of emphasis, simply earning you an Associate of Arts degree for transferring.
Communication Media/Public Relations*
Local Area Network (LAN) Management
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You can still take classes to put toward your degree!
Check out our Cedar Rapids main campus list of programs as not all classes can be offered in Iowa City.
2 Plus 2 Guaranteed Graduation Program
Many Kirkwood Iowa City students transfer to the University of Iowa using the 2 Plus 2 Guaranteed Graduation Plan.
Transfer in as a junior
Complete your associate’s at Kirkwood then earn a bachelor’s from the University of Iowa in just two additional years. Degrees are available in liberal arts and business.
Business Administration A.A.S. Guaranteed Graduation Transfer Program
Transfer directly into the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business with the
Business Administration transfer track.
When you sign up for the 2 Plus 2 Program, you’ll receive personal guidance from both schools, which will help you stay on track and meet your educational goals in a reasonable time frame.