Northeastern Junior College: Review & Facts

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Northeastern Junior College is a small two-year, public school with 1,500 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1941 and is the only school located in Sterling, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are offered at Northeastern Junior College.

NJC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Management, Agriculture, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
55%
Bad
It is worthwhile 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 good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Northeastern Junior 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
21 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Northeastern Junior College is low - 31%. Roughly 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Northeastern Junior College is reasonably decent: 21:1. Read more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Low
Average tuition prices are very low - around $4,700 per year. The additional fees at NJC beyond tuition are around $600; which comes to $5,300 a year.

Read the details about Northeastern Junior 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
The college will consider accepting your 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) earned prior to admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Northeastern Junior College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (970) 521-6600 or check Northeastern Junior College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,000
Low
Northeastern Junior College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

Northeastern Junior College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 600 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - nearly $3,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Northeastern Junior College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northeastern Junior College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northeastern Junior College, 100 College Avenue, Sterling, Colorado 80751-2944, USA
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