Benton County Center

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Benton County Center

Located just off Highway 150 in downtown Vinton, Kirkwood's Benton County Center offers a full range of services for students, closer to home than you might expect! So whether you're looking to start your education, take some classes to recertify, or just need help locating a job, our Benton County Center can be a great resource. 


Kirkwood staff at Benton County Center can provide one-on-one help to make sure your transition to college is as smooth as possible. Get help with:

Advance your career by earning a certification, or simply enrich your personal life with Continuing Education classes. We offer everything from basic home improvement to culinary courses. Contact the Center at: 319-472-2318 to learn which classes are being offered.

The Benton County Center offers on-site testing for placement exams and a variety of other exams that require a proctor – or just a quiet place to take tests for class. With access to computers, laptops, and high-speed Internet, our lab is typically open and available for student use during regular center hours. 

Call the center at 319-472-2318 to arrange a testing time. 

Meet Our Staff

Kasey Keeling
Title: Director
Email: kasey.keeling@kirkwood.edu
Sue Gardner
Title: Center Coordinator
Email: sue.gardner@kirkwood.edu
Mike Jacobsen
Title: Student and Academic Support Coordinator
Email: michael.jacobsen@kirkwood.edu

 

Hours

Fall & Spring
Monday - Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Summer
Monday - Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
* The center may close early if there are no classes scheduled. 


Contact Us

111 West 3rd Street
Vinton, IA 52349

Call the Benton County Center: 319-472-2318 

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