Northwest State Community College: Review & Facts

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Northwest State Community College is a small two-year, public school with 3,630 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1968 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Archbold, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
54
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Northwest State Community College.

Northwest State Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 54 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Computer Science, Medical Assistant, Industrial Technologies, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
57%
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Northwest State Community College is low at 57% (way below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Northwest State Community College is very low - 28%.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwest State Community College is reasonably decent: 20:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,900
Low
Average tuition costs are low - $7,600 a year. The additional fees at Northwest State Community College not covered by tuition are nearly $300; this comes to $7,900 annually.

Read the details about Northwest State 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 college might accept 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Northwest State Community College is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Northwest State Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (419) 267-5511 or check Northwest State Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Northwest State Community College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

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

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Northwest State Community College.

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

Northwest State Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwest State Community College, 22600 State Route 34, Archbold, Ohio 43502-9542, USA
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