Nursing Department

Now is a great time to launch your nursing career at Kirkwood Community College! Health care careers are booming, with nursing projected to add the most jobs of all types of nurses and the third-largest number of jobs of any occupation through 2028.* This field is ready for your caring heart and healing hands.


Faculty & Staff

At Kirkwood, you’ll take classes with caring, passionate faculty and staff, who are ready to help you become a fantastic nurse. Get to know the nursing department.


Nursing Graduates

See what resources are offered to Kirkwood nursing graduates.


*Jennifer Chi, "Careers for nurses: Opportunities and options," Career Outlook, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, March 2020.