Northwestern Connecticut Community College: Review & Facts

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Northwestern Connecticut Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,525 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1965 and is the only college located in Winsted, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Northwestern Connecticut Community College.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, General Studies, Nursing, Veterinary, and Art. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
57%
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College student retention rate is low at 57% (way below Connecticut average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Northwestern Connecticut Community College is very low - 20%. Around 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Northwestern Connecticut Community College is decent - 16:1. Read more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,100
Medium
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, $10,800 a year. The additional fees at Northwestern Connecticut Community College beyond tuition are nearly $1,300; which comes to a total of $12,100 per year.

Read the details about Northwestern Connecticut 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
The school 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) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Northwestern Connecticut Community College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Northwestern Connecticut Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (860) 738-6300 or check Northwestern Connecticut Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Northwestern Connecticut Community College offers a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Northwestern Connecticut 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 Northwestern Connecticut Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Northwestern Connecticut Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Northwestern Connecticut Community College, Park Pl E, Winsted, Connecticut 06098, USA
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