Kirkwood Community College

Tuition & Fees $6,736
Student Population 13,906
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,798
Graduation Rate 32 %
Students:Faculty 19

Academic Overview

Kirkwood Community College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It is an Associate's - Public Urban-serving Single Campus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $5,140 for Iowa residents and $6,736 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 13,906 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Kirkwood Community College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $38,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Kirkwood Community College are $5,140 for Iowa residents and $6,736 for non-residents.
Kirkwood Community College 2021 Tuition & Fees
Iowa ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Kirkwood CC. The average received amount of financial aid is $4,798 and 37% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 13,906 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Kirkwood Community College is 32 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Kirkwood Community College is 10 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Kirkwood Community College is 62 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Kirkwood Community College is 13,906
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Kirkwood Community College is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,798 at Kirkwood Community College.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Kirkwood CC offers 118 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate210
One but less than two years certificate360
Associate's Degree614

Special Learning Opportunities

Kirkwood Community College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Kirkwood Community College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges