Iowa City Campus

Iowa City Campus

In the Heart of Hawkeye Country

There's nothing like the Iowa City college experience and Kirkwood's Iowa City campus puts you in the center of it all – that exciting, big-university vibe combined with a unique and individualized approach to your success.

  • Smaller classes. No 300-seat lecture halls.
  • Incredible faculty. Learn from academic experts – not grad assistants.
  • One-on-one support. Advisors who know your name and your story.
  • Extracurricular opportunities. Clubs, orgs, and 60+ activities each year.

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Classes transfer directly to the University of Iowa.

We make transferring credits look easy! Our Iowa City campus offers 
courses that meet general education and major requirements at Iowa. 
And, when you add a Kirkwood class, you multiply the savings.

At Kirkwood'a Iowa City Campus, you can take prerequisite courses for many Applied Science programs available on our main campus, or you can fully complete your: 

 

Paying for college can be a challenge, but Kirkwood strives to make education more affordable. From financial aid and scholarships to work-study programs, attending school is well within your reach.

Like students at our main campus, Kirkwood Iowa City students do not live in campus housing. You'll have the option to choose from a variety of apartments in the area that meet your needs and budget.

See for Yourself

Register for an upcoming Campus Visit Day and see why Kirkwood's Iowa City campus gives you the best of both worlds.

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Individual visits to our Iowa City campus can also be scheduled with Advisor Kristie Leeman. Email kristie.leeman@kirkwood.edu for questions.

Individual Visits

University of Iowa Transfer Classes

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Kirkwood Community College Course University of Iowa Equivalent
ACC 152 Financial Accounting ACCT 2100 Intro to Financial Accounting
ACC 156 Managerial Accounting ACCT 2200 Managerial Accounting
ART 101 Art Appreciation Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 133 Drawing Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 143 Painting Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ASL 171 American Sign Language II ASL 1002 American Sign Language II
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
BIO 104 Introductory Biology w/Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 112 General Biology I BIOL 1141 Human Biology: Health Prof
BIOL 1411 Foundations of Biology
Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 113 General Biology II BIOL 1412 Diversity of Form and Function
Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 151 Nutrition HHP 2310 Nutrition and Health
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
BIO 154 Human Biology Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
BIO 168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I w/Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II w/Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 186 Microbiology MICR 3164 Microbiology and Human Health
Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BUS 102 Introduction to Business Transfer Elective
CHM 110 Introduction to Chemistry CHEM 1070 General Chemistry I
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
CHM 111 Introduction to Chemistry Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
CHM 165 General Chemistry I CHEM 1110 Principles of Chemistry I
Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
CHM 175 General Chemistry II CHEM 1120 Principles of Chemistry II
Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
CRJ 100 Intro to Criminal Justice CRIM 1447 Introduction to Criminal Justice Systems
CSC 116 Information Computing BAIS 1500 Business Computing Essentials
ECN 120 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 1200 Principles of Macroeconomics
Gen Ed - Social Science
ECN 130 Principles of Microeconomics ECON 1100 Principles of Microeconomics
Gen Ed - Social Science
ENG 105 Composition I RHET 1001 Gen Ed - Writing Component 1
ENG 106 Composition II RHET 1040 Gen Ed - Writing Component
ENG 120 College Writing RHET 1040 Gen Ed - Writing Component
ENV 115 Environmental Science EES 1080 Introduction to Environmental Science
ENVS 1080 Introduction to Environmental Science
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
FLF 142 Elementary French II FREN 1002 Elementary French II
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
FLS 142 Elementary Spanish II SPAN 1002 Elementary Spanish II
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
HIS 152 U.S. History since 1877 HIST 1262 American History 1877 - Present
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
HIS 221 Holocaust & Genocide Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
HUM 105 Working in America Gen Ed - Values and Culture
HUM 190 Culture & Technology Gen Ed - Values and Culture
MAT 115 Mathematics & Society Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 136 Trigonometry & Analytic Geometry MATH 1010 Trigonometry
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 157 Statistics STAT 1020 Elementary Statistics & Inference
PSQF 1020 Elementary Statistics & Inference
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 162 Business Statistics STAT 1030 Statistics for Business
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 163 Quantitative Reasoning for Business MATH 1350 Quantitative Reasoning for Business
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 210 Calculus I MATH 1850 Calculus I
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MGT 101 Principles of Management MGMT 2100 Introduction to Management
MKT 110 Principles of Marketing Transfer Elective
MUA 101 Applied Voice Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
MUA 147 Applied Instrumental Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
PHI 101 Introduction to Philosophy PHIL 1861 Introduction to Philosophy
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics PHIL 2402 Introduction to Ethics
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
PHI 111 Basic Reasoning PHIL 1636 Principles of Reasoning
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
POL 121 International Relations POLI 1500 Intro to International Relations
Gen Ed - Social Science
Gen Ed - International and Global Issues
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology PSY 1001 Elementary Psychology
Gen Ed - Social Science
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology PSY 2401 Intro Developmental Science
HHP 2130 Human Development Through Life Span
NURS 1030 Human Development Behavior
Gen Ed - Social Science
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology
Gen Ed - Social Science
SPC 101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication RHET 1060 Gen Ed - Rhetoric Speech Component
SPC 112 Public Speaking RHET 1060 Gen Ed - Rhetoric Speech Component

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Kirkwood Community College Course University of Iowa Equivalent
ACC 152 Financial Accounting ACCT 2100 Intro to Financial Accounting
ACC 156 Managerial Accounting ACCT 2200 Managerial Accounting
ANT 105 Cultural Anthropology ANTH 1101 Cultural Anthropology
Gen Ed - Social Science
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
ART 101 Art Appreciation Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 133 Drawing Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 143 Painting Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 144 Painting II Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 186 Digital Photography Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ART 203 Art History I ARTH 1050 Cave Paintings to Cathedrals
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
ART 204 Art History II ARTH 1060 From Mona Lisa to Modernism
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
ART 301 Design Fundamentals Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ASL 141 American Sign Language I ASL 1001 American Sign Language I
Gen Ed - World Languages First Level Proficiency
ASL 171 American Sign Language II ASL 1002 American Sign Language II
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
ASL 245 American Sign Language III ASL 2001 American Sign Language III
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
ASL 281 American Sign Language IV ASL 2002 American Sign Language IV
Gen Ed - World Languages Fourth Level Proficiency
BIO 151 Nutrition HHP 2310 Nutrition and Health
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
BIO 154 Human Biology Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
BIO 161 Basic Anatomy and Physiology HHP 1400 Human Anatomy and Physiology
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
BIO 168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I w/Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II w/Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 186 Microbiology MICR 3164 Microbiology and Human Health
Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
BIO 195 Human Evolution ANTH 1301 Human Origins
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
BUS 102 Introduction to Business Transfer Elective
BUS 185 Business Law I MGMT 2000 Introduction to Law
CHM 110 Introduction to Chemistry CHEM 1070 General Chemistry I
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
CHM 111 Intro to Chemistry Lab Gen Ed - Natural Science with Lab or Lab Only
CLS 151 Understanding Cultures: Latin America Gen Ed - International and Global Issues
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
CRJ 100 Introduction to Criminal Justice CRIM 1447 Introduction to Criminal Justice Systems
CRJ 200 Criminology CRIM 1410 Introduction to Criminology Gen Ed - Social Science
CSC 116 Information Computing BAIS 1500 Business Computing Essentials
DRA 116 Film Analysis CINE 1601 Introduction to Film Analysis
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
DRA 117 Film Topics Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
ECE 103 Intro to Early Childhood Ed Transfer Elective
ECE 133 Child Health/Safety/Nutrition Transfer Elective
ECE 170 Child Growth and Development PSY 2401 Intro to Developmental Science
Gen Ed - Social Science
ECN 120 Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 1200 Principles of Macroeconomics
Gen Ed - Social Science
ECN 130 Principles of Microeconomics ECON 1100 Principles of Microeconomics
Gen Ed - Social Science
EDU 110 Exploring Teaching Transfer Elective
EDU 119 Behavior Management Transfer Elective
EDU 240 Educational Psychology PSQF 1075 Educational Psychology and Measurement
EDU 248 Exceptional Persons EDTL 4900 Foundations of Special Education
EDU 258 Autism Spectrum Disorder Support Transfer Elective
ENG 105 Composition I RHET 1001 Gen Ed - Writing Component 1
ENG 106 Composition II RHET 1040 Gen Ed - Writing Component
ENG 108 Composition II/Technical Writing RHET 1040 Gen Ed - Writing Component
ENG 120 College Writing RHET 1040 Gen Ed - Writing Component
ENG 221 Creative Writing CW 2100 Creative Writing
ENV 115 Environmental Science EES 1080 Introduction to Environmental Science
ENVS 1080 Introduction to Environmental Science
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
FIN 121 Personal Finance Transfer Elective
FLS 141 Elementary Spanish I SPAN 1001 Elementary Spanish I
Gen Ed - World Languages First Level Proficiency
FLS 142 Elementary Spanish II SPAN 1002 Elementary Spanish II
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
FLS 241 Intermediate Spanish I SPAN 1501 Intermediate Spanish I
Gen Ed - World Languages Second Level Proficiency
FLS 242 Intermediate Spanish II SPAN 1502 Intermediate Spanish II
Gen Ed - World Languages Fourth Level Proficiency
HIS 126 West and World I Prehistory-500 HIST 1401 The West and the World: Ancient
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
HIS 135 Modern World Military History Transfer Elective
HIS 151 U.S. History to 1877 HIST 1261 American History to 1877
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
HIS 152 U.S. History since 1877 HIST 1262 American History 1877 - Present
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectivess
HIS 221 Holocaust & Genocide Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
HSC 115 Medical Terminology CLSA 3750 Medical and Technical Terminology
HSC 117 Basic Medical Terminology CLSA 3750 Medical and Technical Terminology
HSV 109 Intro to Human Services Transfer Elective
HSV 200 Adaptation Strategies Transfer Elective
HSV 201 Loss, Trauma, and Resilience Transfer Elective
HSV 292 Substance Abuse & Treatment Transfer Elective
HUM 105 Working in America Gen Ed - Values and Culture
HUM 116 Encounters in Humanities Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
HUM 124 World Film History Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
HUM 142 Popular Culture Gen Ed - Values and Culture
HUM 190 Culture & Technology Gen Ed - Values and Culture
LIT 180 Mythology Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
LIT 204 Forms of Literature: Nonfiction Gen Ed - Interpretation of Literature
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
LIT 206 Forms of Literature: Fiction Gen Ed - Interpretation of Literature
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
LIT 207 Forms of Literature: Poetry Gen Ed - Interpretation of Literature
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
LIT 209 Forms of Lit: Film Adaptation Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
LIT 222 Literature & Culture: American Dreams Gen Ed - Interpretation of Literature
Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
MAT 115 Mathematics & Society Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 117 Math for Elementary Teachers MATH 1120 Logic of Arithmetic
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 138 College Algebra w/Limits MATH 1340 Mathematics for Business
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 157 Statistics STAT 1020 Elementary Statistics & Inference
PSQF 1020 Elementary Statistics & Inference
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 162 Business Statistics STAT 1030 Statistics for Business
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MAT 163 Quantitative Reasoning for Business MATH 1350 Quantitative Reasoning for Business
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
MGT 101 Principles of Management MGMT 2100 Introduction to Management
MGT 170 Human Resource Management Transfer Elective
MGT 206 Global Business Skills Transfer Elective
MGT 300 Intro to Entrepreneurship ENTR 2000 Entrepreneurship and Innovation
MKT 110 Principles of Marketing Transfer Elective
MKT 140 Principles of Selling Transfer Elective
MMS 101 Mass Media COMM 1174 Media and Society
JMC 1100 Introduction to Media Effects
Gen Ed - Social Science
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
MMS 165 Media History JMC 1200 Intro to Media and Culture
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
MMS 241 Public Relations and Marketing Transfer Elective
MUS 100 Music Appreciation Gen Ed - Literary, Visual and Performing Arts
PEH 111 Personal Wellness Gen Ed - Values and Culture
PHI 101 Introduction to Philosophy PHIL 1861 Introduction to Philosophy
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics PHIL 2402 Introduction to Ethics
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
PHI 111 Basic Reasoning PHIL 1636 Principles of Reasoning
Gen Ed - Quantitative or Formal Reasoning
PHS 151 Introduction to Astronomy ASTR 1070 Stars, Galaxies, & the Universe
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
PHS 180 Evolution of the Earth EES 1040 Evolution and History of Life
Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
POL 111 American National Government POLI 1100 Intro to American Politics
Gen Ed - Social Science
POL 121 International Relations POLI 1500 Intro to International Relations
Gen Ed - Social Science
Gen Ed - International and Global Issues
PRL 103 Introduction to Law MGMT 2000 Introduction to Law
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology PSY 1001 Elementary Psychology
Gen Ed - Social Science
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology PSY 2401 Intro Developmental Science
HHP 2130 Human Development Through Life Span
NURS 1030 Human Development Behavior
Gen Ed - Social Science
PSY 251 Social Psychology PSY 2501 Intro to Social Psychology
Gen Ed - Social Science
REL 101 Survey of World Religions Gen Ed - Values and Culture
REL 120 Judaism, Christianity, and Islam RELS 1001 Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
Gen Ed - Historical Perspectives
REL 140 Religion in the United States Gen Ed - Values and Culture
SCI 120 Forensic Science Gen Ed - Natural Sciences
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology SOC 1010 Introduction to Sociology
Gen Ed - Social Science
SOC 115 Social Problems SOC 1020 Contemporary Social Problems
Gen Ed - Social Science
SOC 120 Marriage and Family SOC 2710 The American Family
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
SOC 200 Minority Group Relations Gen Ed - Social Science
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
SOC 220 Sociology of Aging Gen Ed - Social Science
SOC 265 Intro to LGBT Studies Gen Ed - Social Science
Gen Ed - Values and Culture
SSPC 101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication RHET 1060 Gen Ed - Rhetoric Speech Component

Shristi Thapa

“I love going to college in Iowa City. I live nearby, so it’s really convenient for me to take the bus to campus. I started out at another school, but it just wasn’t the right fit. Kirkwood was perfect for me for so many reasons.”

Shristi Thapa,
Iowa City, Iowa

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Kirkwood Iowa City

1816 Lower Muscatine Rd
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: 319-887-3658

Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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