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Kirkwood Community College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

18,456 students

100% admitted

  • 10,019 full time
  • 8,437 part time
  • 4,955 men full time
  • 5,064 women full time
  • open enrollment

14,844 Undergraduates

$3,500 tuition/year

  • 3,612 Non-Degree
  • $3,500 in state
  • N/A fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,316 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Plains Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Mary from Solon, IA
  • 0
  • kirkwood is a friendly, easy going community college. the teachers are lenient and the rest of the staff always have a smile on their face. living facilities are very close,…

  • Mar-01-2012 Read More
  • Skyler from Eagleville, MO
  • 0
  • Kirkwood Community College is very student oriented with faculty that are helpful and put students first. Most teachers have had real world experience in their area of instruction. …

  • Mar-20-2012 Read More
  • Marco from Cedar Rapids, IA
  • 0
  • There are nice people there. Campus was slightly confusing when I walked around for an hour, and I look forward to getting to know the campus better so I don't…

  • May-09-2012 Read More
  • Kevin from Bogota, NJ
  • 0
  • Kirkwood Community College is a great place to jump start your education. It is very inexpensive and the credits transfer to almost any four-year university. Great place to get your…

  • May-22-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Mission: Kirkwood Community College

•identifies community needs
•provides accessible, quality education, and training
•promotes opportunities for lifelong learning

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Bailey from Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Jan-05-2012 I am a current student here

    I like that it is a community college where I can leave school and go home or to work without having to come back to school just to sleep.

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  • 4
  • Alissa from Quasqueton, IA
  • Nov-01-2011 I am a current student here

    Kirkwood is great! Community colleges often have a bad rep for being boring, but I've visited many other colleges and have found Kirkwood to be just as much fun if not more.

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  • 4
  • Eric from Marion, IA
  • Aug-31-2011 I am a current student here

    Buildings are kept up well. Plenty of quiet places to study on campus. Other students are friendly.

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  • 4
  • Leah from Iowa City, IA
  • Jul-31-2011 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I am sure that I will enjoy Kirkwood. It is a short distance from home, the tuition is not too bad, and get to go to school with my sister!

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  • 5
  • Katarina from Monona, IA
  • Jul-17-2011 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    I would enjoy this college since I want to play with flowers in spite of my allergies.

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