|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
Northwest State Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
Northwest State Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $7,408 and in-state students paid $3,776.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 88% of Northwest State Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 47% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,025 (which is 7.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Northwest State Community College in 2016-2017, was 73, which is 45% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,502 (which is 23.2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Northwest State Community College has enrolled a total of 3,102 students (596 students full-time and 2,506 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,102 students, 102 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 55% men and 45% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 369 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 15%
Black/African American: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Northwest State Community College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||29%||388|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||16%||208||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||9%||122|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||8%||101|
|Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians||6%||83|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||4%||56|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||4%||50|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||20|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Northwest State Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Northwest State Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,600. Last year, out of the total 1,184 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,042 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,206 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,025 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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