Welcome to the Division of Health Professions

With 5 professionally accredited career programs: Mortuary Science, Paramedic, Physical Therapist Assistant, Registered Nursing and Respiratory Therapy, we offer a diverse grouping of health careers that provide many opportunities for entrance in the health care fields.  In addition, we offer 2 certificate programs, Practical Nursing and certified Medical Assistant, as well as stand-along courses for EMT and C.N.A.

The division has 50 full-time dedicated, credentialed and experienced faculty who work to provide the best learning environment.  The division is pleased with the student’s success on national licensure exams and employers satisfaction of our graduates. 

Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapy WeightsThe Physical Therapist Assistant program at KCKCC is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education of the American Physical Therapy Association. Our program offers an Associate in Applied Science degree. The curriculum includes the general education requirements necessary for the associate degree and the physical therapist assistant program requirements.

Emergency Medical Education

The Emergency Medical Education Department at KCKCC offers several programs to prepare students for a career in Emergency Medical Services. These are Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic


Nursing MonitorThe KCKCC Nursing Program is a 2-year program that consists of four semesters (two spring and two fall). Thirty-nine credit hours of general education are also required, either before you start nursing, or while you are in nursing. To be accepted into our program, you must complete your science courses and math, and have at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average.


Contact Information
Tiffany Bohm, D.P.T. - Dean of the Division of Health Professions

Mindy Nyp - Administrative Assistant

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