Kirkwood Community College Career Academies

Kirkwood offers opportunities for you to earn college credit while you’re in high school. These courses are the perfect opportunity for you to get hands-on experience while getting a better sense of the career you should pursue after graduation. All the classes you take at Kirkwood are “dual credit,” which means you get credit toward your high school diploma and your future college career.

Applied Science, Technology, Engineering, and Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing & Welding Career Academy
Architecture, Construction & Engineering (ACE) Career Academy
Electrical and Mechanical Technology Academy

Agricultural, Food, and Natural Resources

Computer Software Development Academy
Graphics, Media, Communications and Design Academy

Business, Finance, Marketing and Management 

Business Exploration Academy

Health Sciences

Dental Career Academy
Patient Care Academy
Pharmacy Technician Academy
Pre Allied Health Academy
Pre Professional Health Academy
Emergency Medical Services EMT Academy