Northwest Career College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Northwest Career College is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 325 students enrolled. This college is one of the 23 colleges located in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
Few
Several-month certificate and associate's degree are offered at Northwest Career College.

Northwest Career College deploys a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Dental, and Massage Therapy and Chiropractic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
77%
Good
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 positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Northwest Career College student retention rate is fair at 77% (well above Nevada average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Northwest Career College is good - 74%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwest Career College is reasonably decent: 20:1. Read more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at Northwest Career College is $100.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Northwest Career College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (702) 254-7577 or check Northwest Career College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Northwest Career College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Northwest Career 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.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Northwest Career College.

Based on the college crime information, Northwest Career College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northwest Career College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwest Career College, 7398 Smoke Ranch Road, Ste 100, Las Vegas, Nevada 89128, USA
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