Northwest Kansas Technical College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Northwest Kansas Technical College is a very small two-year, public school with 780 students enrolled. This college is the only college located in Goodland, Kansas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Fair
Northwest Kansas Technical College will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Northwest Kansas Technical College implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Automotive and Mechanic, Trucking, Office and Clerical Services, Engineering, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
66%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Northwest Kansas Technical College student retention rate is relatively low at 66% (close to Kansas average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Northwest Kansas Technical College is average - 61%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwest Tech is good -- 10:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college will consider accepting 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Northwest Kansas Technical College is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Northwest Kansas Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (785) 890-3641 or check Northwest Kansas Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$1,700
Low
Northwest Kansas Technical College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Northwest Kansas Technical 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
Northwest Kansas Technical College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is low -- about $1,700 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Northwest Kansas Technical College appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northwest Kansas Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwest Kansas Technical College, 1209 Harrison St, Goodland, Kansas 67735, USA
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