Kansas City Kansas Community College

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Social Services Assistant

Addiction Counselor Certificate

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The Addiction Counselor training program at Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) provides coursework designed to prepare individuals to become professionals in the field of Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment. Combining traditional theoretical and experiential learning, the Addiction Counselor training program offers students the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. KCKCC works to provide an open and flexible learning environment. Scheduling and advising are tailored to the needs of students be they working professional, traditional students or nontraditional students.

Upon satisfactory completion of all certificate requirements, students gain knowledge, skills and develop the attitudes needed to pursue work in the behavioral health fields, specifically, the substance use disorder treatment profession. The knowledge developed through theoretical and experiential learning prepares the students for the pursuit of a career in the SUD treatment field. Coursework is geared to nationally standardized best practices in the SUD field. Coursework prepares students for successful completion of the national exams established as standards for credentialing/licensure at state and national levels.

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Addiction Counselor, A.A.S.

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The Addiction Counselor training program at Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) provides coursework designed to prepare individuals to become professionals in the field of Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment. Combining traditional theoretical and experiential learning, the training program offers students the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. KCKCC works to provide an open and flexible learning environment. Scheduling and advising are tailored to the students be they working professional, traditional students or nontraditional students.

Upon satisfactory completion of all degree requirements, students gain knowledge, skills and develop the attitudes needed to pursue work in the behavioral health fields, specifically, the substance use disorder treatment profession. Coursework is geared to nationally standardized best practices in the SUD field. Coursework prepares students to continue on to their bachelor’s degree as well as develop the knowledge needed for successful completion of the national exams established as standards for credentialing/licensure at state and national levels.

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Correctional Officer

Corrections Certificate

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The Certificate in Corrections provides the student with an introduction to the basic corrections, juvenile justice, and probation and parole disciplines. All of the courses within this Program meet some of the requirements for the Associate in Applied Science Degree in Corrections. Certification can be a good alternative for those that are currently employed in a criminal justice occupation that wants to upgrade their knowledge level in their respective profession.

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Corrections, A.A.S.

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The emphasis in the corrections curriculum is to integrate practice with theory and theory vs. practice. Students are educated in the various skills required to perform detailed corrections work as defined by general educational theories and principles, procedures, and the expertise of the faculty. In this way, they are exposed to many theories and practical techniques in the form of academic learning and practical experience scenarios, designed to enhance their placement possibilities within this Field, upon graduation.

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Preschool Teacher

Early Childhood Education and Development Certificate

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This program is designed to promote quality early childhood education for all young children, birth through age eight, and to improve professional practice in the early childhood community. Successful completion of this program will enable you to gain employment in educational and social service settings serving young children and their families. Knowledge, skills and techniques gained in this program will assist you in becoming competent in the field of Early Childhood professions. Students may choose a series of courses that will lead to preparation for the entry level, National Child Development Associate (CDA®) credential. These courses bridge into the two-year degree. Students with a CDA®, appropriate documentation, and appropriate work experience may earn up to 3- hours of credit toward the two-year degree.

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Early Childhood Education and Development, A.A.S.

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Early Childhood Education and Development, A.S.

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In the KCKCC Early Childhood Education and Development program you will focus on birth to grade three, regular and special education including early intervention services and acquire a solid foundation of pre-professional skills. To ensure your success, you will get:

Hands-on experience in our partner NAEYC accredited programs including Early Head Start and Head Start classrooms.
A combination of traditional, online and blended courses to fit your schedule
Personalized academic advising to give you all the support you need

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Firefighter

Fire Science/Fire Fighting, A.A.S.

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The mission of the Fire Science program is to provide a venturous and progressive modern educational experience in all aspects of fire protection and safety, leading to a useful associate degree or specific educational endeavor for all students regardless of gender. The faculty is committed to provide learning experiences which are girded with 21st Century Learning Outcomes, especially targeted at critical thinking, communication, and core competencies. Kansas City Kansas Community College Fire Science program provides all necessary equipment for students to successfully train for and pass the State of Kansas Fire Service certifications.

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Paralegal and Legal Assistant

Paralegal, A.A.S.

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Emphasis in the Paralegal curriculum is to integrate practice with theory. Students are educated in the various skills required to perform detailed legal work as defined by general legal procedures and the legal expertise of the faculty. In this way, they are exposed to many legal practice techniques in the form of practical experience that enhance their placement possibilities upon graduation. Any deviation from the program must be approved by the Dean of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Public Services.

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EMTs and Paramedics

Paramedic, A.A.S.

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The Paramedic Program will incorporate a variety of teaching strategies and learning opportunities for participants including but not limited to lectures, skill training sessions, demonstrations, simulated patient scenarios, hospital clinical experience, field internship experience, and computer-enhanced opportunities. The purpose of the training program is to provide the participant with the necessary knowledge and skills to effectively function as a certified Paramedic. Participants in the program are expected to develop competencies in Cognitive Skills, Psychomotor Skills, and in the Affective Domain.

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Police Officer

Police Science, A.A.S.

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The emphasis in the police curriculum is to integrate practice with theory, and theory vs. practice. Students are educated in the various skills required to perform detailed police work as defined by general educational theories and principles, procedures, and the expertise of the faculty. In this way, they are exposed to many theories and practical techniques in the form of academic learning and practical application scenarios, designed to enhance their placement possibilities within this Field, upon graduation.

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Communications Industry

AV Technician

Audio Engineering, A.A.S.

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The goal of the Audio Engineering Program is to prepare our students for an entry level position in the varied fields of the audio industry and/or to enable them to transfer to a 4-year degree in a related field. We emphasize hands-on experiential training, while assuring students also understand audio theory and traditional musical concepts. Our curriculum produces a versatile professional, prepared to work in a variety of audio industry fields; to communicate with musicians in a recording studio or live sound environment; and to work in a non-musical audio field, such as broadcasting or corporate sound.

The Audio Engineering facilities at KCKCC include three state-of-the-art recording/mixing studios, a computer/MIDI lab, and live sound reinforcement equipment. Our facilities are open on evenings and weekends to allow students to work on school projects. The program faculty consists of active professionals in the recording and sound reinforcement industry.

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Graphic Designer

Digital Imaging Design, A.A.S.

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vocational program leads to an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Digital Imaging. This degree is designed to prepare students for a career in the field of computer based graphic design. The Digital Imaging Design program is a comprehensive practical course of study which provides the up-to-date and latest technology training in the field of digital graphics.

The Digital Imaging Design program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the layout, design, and typographic arrangement of printed and/or electronic software; digital imaging; print preparation; page layout and design; desktop publishing; and applicable principles of graphic design for print as well as interactive media and web page design.

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Transportation Industry

Auto Body Technician

Auto Collision Repair Certificate

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This program covers all five areas of the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification in Automotive Collision repair. The latest equipment is used, including the Blackhawk multi-tower P3000 frame alignment system and a Chief E-Z-Liner Frame Machine with Shark Sonic Measuring system and Wheel Alignment system. The program also offers the latest in OEM recommended repair technology using the latest Squeeze Type Resistance Spot Welding. The program has two of the latest technology Global Paint booths with Axalta and PPG solvent and waterborne paint systems. Students will have the opportunity to earn I-CAR (Inter-Industry Conference on Automotive Collision Repair) certificates in the two areas of Paint and Refinishing and Non-Structural Repair, along with the opportunity to earn welding certifications in collision repair steel and aluminum.

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Manufacturing Industry

Industrial Machinery Mechanic

Building Engineering and Maintenance Technology Certificate

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This program prepares students for entry-level maintenance positions, and many other trade positions. Students will have the ability to service residential a/c units, and furnace units, provide electrical repairs and maintenance, provide plumbing repairs and maintenance, install and finish sheetrock, apply finishes (painting), install windows, doors, and stairs, enhance carpentry skills, and obtain several industry recognized certifications.

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Industrial Engineering Technician

Building Engineering and Maintenance Technology Certificate

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This program prepares students for entry-level maintenance positions, and many other trade positions. Students will have the ability to service residential a/c units, and furnace units, provide electrical repairs and maintenance, provide plumbing repairs and maintenance, install and finish sheetrock, apply finishes (painting), install windows, doors, and stairs, enhance carpentry skills, and obtain several industry recognized certifications.

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Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technician

Electrical Technology Certificate

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Electrical Technology is a program that develops basic electrical skills, technical knowledge, and related occupational information to prepare for initial employment in the electrical trade. Students will begin with the basic fundamentals of electricity and progress through all types of residential, commercial and industrial wiring, including advanced solid state motor controls.

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Information Technology Industry

Software Developer

Computer Engineering Technology - Web Emphasis, A.A.S.

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Computer Engineering Technology, A.S.

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Computer Software Technology Certificate

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Computer Software Technology Technician, A.A.S.

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Web Applications and Design Certificate

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IT Support Specialist

Computer Support Specialist Certificate

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Network and Computer Systems Administrator

Computer System Networking and Telecommunications Certificate

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This program is designed for the student who wants to complete a one-year certificate in Software Support. This program is designed for the computer professional upgrading job skills or the returning student wishing to start a computer career. KCKCC is a Microsoft Authorized Academic Training Center. See our website for the most current information.

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Computer System Networking and Telecommunications, A.A.S.

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Systems Analyst

Computer System Networking and Telecommunications Certificate

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This program is designed for the student who wants to complete a one-year certificate in Software Support. This program is designed for the computer professional upgrading job skills or the returning student wishing to start a computer career. KCKCC is a Microsoft Authorized Academic Training Center. See our website for the most current information.

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Computer System Networking and Telecommunications, A.A.S.

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The Department of Computer and Information Systems Technology (CIST) is committed to meet the needs of the students who are enrolled in our programs. We are committed to excellence in teaching. We provide quality transfer courses, general education courses, prerequisites within vocational programs, and vocational courses.

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Cybersecurity, A.S.

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The Associate in Science in Cybersecurity prepares students with the entry-level knowledge needed to protect cyberspace against physical and cyber threats. This degree is designed to enable students to easily transfer to a college or university offering a bachelor’s degree in cybersecurity.

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Data Security Management

Cybersecurity, A.S.

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The Associate in Science in Cybersecurity prepares students with the entry-level knowledge needed to protect cyberspace against physical and cyber threats. This degree is designed to enable students to easily transfer to a college or university offering a bachelor’s degree in cybersecurity.

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Construction Industry

Carpenter

Construction Technology Certificate

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HVAC Technician

Heating and Refrigeration Certificate

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HVAC training is comprised of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration. Fundamentals are emphasized, along with specific studies in central and room systems. Silver brazing, electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, and sheet metal techniques are also practiced. The program is approved for EPA and R-401A refrigerant certification.

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Heating and Refrigeration Certificate

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HVAC training is comprised of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration. Fundamentals are emphasized, along with specific studies in central and room systems. Silver brazing, electrical and mechanical troubleshooting, and sheet metal techniques are also practiced. The program is approved for EPA and R-401A refrigerant certification.

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Welder

Welding Technology Certificate

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This program is designed to teach specific skills in all aspects of the welding trade, including blueprint reading, metallurgy, oxy-acetylene and semi-automatic cutting, brazing, and industry standard welding processes in a standard set of positions. Students learn welding processes to work with cast iron, brass, aluminum, stainless steel and alloy metals. Apprenticeship opportunities with over 10 skilled craft unions are available through the Construction Apprenticeship Tech Prep Consortium for graduates.

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Hospitality Industry

Chef and Head Cook

Culinary Arts Certificate

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Culinary Arts teaches students to master the fundamental skills of food service in hotels, restaurants, hospitals, catering, etc. The program contains daily classroom instruction with practical experience in food service preparation for public meetings and banquets.

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Healthcare Industry

Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant Certificate

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The Medical Assistant Program is committed to providing a student learning environment which inspires life-long learning utilizing a spirit of inquiry to promote excellence in clinical competence, professional accountability, caring, and effective communication skills for a diverse student population. Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to challenge either the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), the Register Medical Assistant (RMA) exam, or Certified Medical Assistant (CMA).

The Medical Assistant program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in a medical facility. Clinical functions include taking vital signs and patient histories; assisting with exams, treatments, and office surgery; collecting specimens; sterilization procedures; basic first aid; and CPR. Administrative functions include scheduling and receiving patients; obtaining and maintaining patient data; completing insurance forms; arranging for hospital admission, billing, and collection; etc. Upon completion of the classroom portion of the program, students complete a 180 hour non-paid clinical experience (externship) in a medical office.

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Nurse - LPN / LVN

Nursing/Practical Nurse Certificate

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The Practical Nursing Program is committed to providing a student-learning environment that encourages and assesses critical thinking, clinical competence, professional accountability, and effective communication skills. We believe these attributes will prepare our graduates to pass the NCLEX-PN, and utilize the nursing process to identify basic needs of the client, provide safe and skillful therapeutic care in simple nursing situations while collaborating with members of the multidisciplinary health care team.

The Program is designed to prepare students to function as entry-level practical nurses. Course work is directed toward assisting graduates to pass the National Council of Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses. The program is approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. Students must complete the program requirements with a grade of C or better to be eligible to take the PN licensure exam.

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Physical Therapy Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant, A.A.S.

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Physical Therapist Assistants (PTA) work under the direction and supervision of a physical therapist in the delivery of physical therapy services. The duties of a PTA include assisting with implementing treatment programs according to the physical therapist’s plan of care, educating and instructing patients in exercise and activities of daily living, providing treatments using special equipment, administering modalities, documentation of services provided, and reporting to the physical therapist on the patient’s responses to treatment. Upon successful completion of the program, the student is eligible to take the national licensure examination.

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Respiratory Therapist

Respiratory Care, A.A.S.

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The goal of the Program is to prepare students to become competent entry-level RRT-AAS graduates as defined by the National Board for Respiratory Care. Kansas City Kansas Community College offers the Respiratory Therapist Program leading to an Associate in Applied Science Degree. Students may begin the program in the spring or fall semester.

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Contact Phone Number

913-334-1100

Address

7250 State Ave
Kansas City, KS 66112
United States