Colorado Northwestern Community College: Review & Facts

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Colorado Northwestern Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,180 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1962 and is the only college located in Rangely, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Fair
Colorado Northwestern Community College will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

CNCC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Medical Assistant, Natural Resources and Environment, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
55%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Colorado Northwestern Community College is low at 55% (way below Colorado average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Colorado Northwestern Community College is low - 32%. Approximately 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Colorado Northwestern Community College is pretty good -- 12:1. Find out more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,900
Low
Average tuition cost is low, $5,400 annually. The additional fees at Colorado Northwestern Community College beyond tuition are around $500; this totals $5,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Colorado Northwestern Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Colorado Northwestern Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (970) 675-2261 or check Colorado Northwestern Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$2,400
Low
Colorado Northwestern Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Colorado Northwestern Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Colorado Northwestern Community College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 300 students, which provides a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - roughly $2,400 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Colorado Northwestern Community College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Colorado Northwestern Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Colorado Northwestern Community College, 500 Kennedy Drive, Rangely, Colorado 81648-3598, USA
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