North West College Pasadena: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
ReviewMajors / RatingsCampus Crime

North West College Pasadena is a private for-profit school with 220 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1966 and is one of the 10 schools and colleges located in Pasadena, California.

Academic Offerings

At North West College Pasadena you can get your several-month certificate or 1-year certificate.

North West College Pasadena implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 8 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Nursing, Pharmacy, Paralegal, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.

Student Retention
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 usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

North West College Pasadena student retention rate is relatively low at 60% (way below California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
The graduation rate at North West College Pasadena is average - 66%. Around 1% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at North West College Pasadena is reasonable: 23:1.

Admissions Information

According to recent data, 72 applications were submitted and 72 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at North West College Pasadena is $100.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to North West College Pasadena and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (626) 796-5815 or check North West College Pasadena Website.

Opportunities and Services

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

At present there is no on-campus housing at North West College Pasadena.

Based on the college crime information, North West College Pasadena seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

North West College Pasadena Location and Maps

Post Address: North West College Pasadena, 530 E Union, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
Location Map - Street View:
North West College Pasadena Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
North West College Pasadena Location Map - City View

Read all information about North West College Pasadena:

ReviewMajors / RatingsCampus Crime

California Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Get details on 84 dental schools in Riverside, Los Angeles, Pomona, San Francisco, Anaheim, Fresno, Sacramento, and 60 more cities. About 5,000 dental diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for dental degree programs in CA is approximately $20,900.

Massage Therapy and Chiropractic
We list 65 massage therapy and chiropractic colleges in Riverside, Santa Ana, Pomona, San Diego, Los Angeles, Palm Desert, Visalia, and 49 other cities. About 2,300 massage therapy and chiropractic degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for massage therapy and chiropractic degree programs in CA is around $12,000.

Medical Assistant
Get details on 265 medical assistant colleges in Los Angeles, Sacramento, Riverside, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, Lancaster, and 145 other cities. About 28,000 medical assistant degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for medical assistant degree programs in CA is roughly $12,300.

Detailed information about 222 nursing schools in Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside, Sacramento, Lancaster, San Francisco, Oakland, and 132 more cities. Approximately 26,100 nursing diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for nursing degree programs in CA: $17,400.

We reviewed 93 paralegal schools in Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange, Fresno, Sacramento, Irvine, Pasadena, and 70 more cities. Around 2,500 paralegal diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for paralegal degree programs in CA - $18,100.

Our listing contains 72 pharmacy colleges in Los Angeles, Sacramento, Pomona, Riverside, San Francisco, San Diego, Bakersfield, and 49 more cities. Approximately 3,500 pharmacy degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for pharmacy degree programs in CA: $30,000.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors

Other Nearby Colleges