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Kirkwood Secondary Program Promotes Corridor Job Retention

Food science and biotechnology industries focus of recent event CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 19, 2017)-Kirkwood’s Workplace Learning Connection (WLC) recently gave 110 high school students the opportunity to tour and learn about food science and biotechnology occupations available in Iowa’s Creative Corridor. WLC promotes retention in Iowa by exposing area middle and high school students […]

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Kirkwood Offering New Instructional Format

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (April 18, 2016)–Kirkwood Community College will begin offering a new instructional format this summer. The new WebLive courses allow students to take live classes from anywhere in the world. For students who live in or around Kirkwood’s seven-county region, the option will also be available to attend the class in-person, either on […]

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Kirkwood Pilots Online English Language Teaching in Brazil

Kirkwood Community College’s many international partnerships with colleges and universities around the globe demonstrate a strong commitment to the mission of international education and global learning. This past year, Kirkwood has been actively engaged in an innovative teaching project with its new partner school in Lavras, Brazil: Gammon Institute. Kirkwood’s innovative English-teaching project in Brazil […]

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Kirkwood Graduates Largest Class

Kirkwood Community College will soon honor almost 3,000 students taking positive steps for their futures. The college will hold commencement ceremonies for its college credit and GED/adult high school programs this week. Both ceremonies will be held at the Cedar Rapids Ice Arena. Kirkwood will confer 2,476 college credit degrees, diplomas and certificates for study […]

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Kirkwood Earns Coveted National Accreditation

Linn Hall on a beautiful summer night Quality high school dual enrollment programs save families thousands in tuition Kirkwood Community College has earned an important national accreditation for college-level classes offered to local high school students. The National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP), a national peer-reviewed accrediting body that safeguards the quality of concurrent […]

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