Northwest State Community College

22600 State Route 34
Archbold, OH 43502
Tel: (419)267-5511
3,698 students
Public institution
Northwest State Community College's mission is to serve, by creating opportunities which maximize the potential of individuals, communities, and organizations through transformational learning.
School Highlights
Northwest State Community College serves 3,698 students (22% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Northwest State Community College is the only community colleges within Henry County, OH.
The nearest community college is Stautzenberger College-Maumee (33.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
College Northwest State Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 103 staff
61 staff
Northwest State Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,698 has grown by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 129% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,698 students 1,315 students
Northwest State Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
22:1
Northwest State Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 808 students
815 students
Northwest State Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,890 students
1,061 students
Northwest State Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Northwest State Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
5%
20%
Northwest State Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
3%
15%
Northwest State Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
78%
49%
Northwest State Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Northwest State Community College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
13%
6%
Northwest State Community College Unknown (2008-2013)
Northwest State Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.39 0.70
Northwest State Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,574 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,934 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,574 $5,590
Northwest State Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,934 $10,086
Northwest State Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
89%
Northwest State Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Northwest State Community College is an Ohio public two-year state college, is dedicated to the philosophy that education is a lifelong process. Northwest State Community College is committed to excellence in education by providing relevant, state-of-the-art programs, courses, and seminars that are accessible and affordable to students achieving their personal career goals. Northwest State Community College encourages students to learn to think independently and critically, to develop their problem-solving abilities, to communicate effectively, and to attain marketable skills. To achieve this, NSCC offers technical associate degree and certificate programs, pre-baccalaureate transfer programs, and general education studies. The college offers degree and certification programs in Business Technologies, Engineering Technologies, Arts and Sciences and Allied Health & Public Services. Northwest State Community College is accreditated by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Did You Know?
For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,783 per year for in-state students and $10,993 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,646 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Ohio is Sanford-Brown College-Middleburg Heights. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.