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  • Northwest Career College is a holistic training facility offering curriculum-based studies for students aspiring to be healthcare professionals and educational workshops for the community. Northwest Career College provides a blend of educational possibilities that can assist individuals' career development, personal growth, and expanded awareness. The facility of over 14,000 square feet of professional office space. It includes a designated lecture room, three massage labs for hands-on training, and two designated student clinic suites for client massage training. The massage students will also benefit from the on-site health group during the medical massage module. The dental training facility is equipped with a dental lab with two dental chairs that feature industry-standard dental and x-ray equipment. The medical assistant training facility encompasses an innovative concept in career school training featuring lectures, labs, computer training, and an on-site health group for internship training. Other common facilities in the building include a student library, a student resource room equipped with computers with Internet access, a nutrition center, and a student lounge. Our professional building and teaching facility are ADA compliant for handicapped accessibility, including parking and restrooms.  
  • ........Program at Northwest Career College......
  • Business Administrative Assistant
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dental Administrative Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
  • Legal Assistant
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician

School Highlights

Northwest Career College - Las Vegas serves 1,265 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,265 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,499
  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Minority enrollment: 65%
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Northwest Career College - Las Vegas
(NV) Community College Avg.
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private, for profit
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
90 staff
90 staff

Student Body

The Northwest Career College - Las Vegas diversity score of 0.72 is less than the state average of 0.73.
Total Enrollment
1,265 students
3,852 students
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
18:1
# Full-Time Students
1,265 students
1,022 students
# Part-Time Students
n/a
2,830 students
This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Northwest Career College - Las Vegas.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of NV.
# Enrollment Undergraduate
n/a
189 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
950 students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
14 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
n/a
2,830 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
16 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
116 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
8%
8%
% Hispanic
26%
32%
% Black
29%
9%
% White
35%
38%
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Two or more races
n/a
5%
% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwest Career College - Las Vegas.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NV.
Diversity Score
0.72
0.73
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
n/a
1.04%
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.97%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $14,499 is more than the state average of $14,315.
Private State Tuition Fees
$14,499
$14,315
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
70%
84%
Median Debt for Graduates
n/a
$9,763
Median Debt for Dropouts
n/a
$4,749
Acceptance Rate
90%
90%
Source: 2006 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) , School Administrators

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Northwest Career College - Las Vegas cost?

Northwest Career College - Las Vegas's private state tuition is approximately $14,499.

What is the acceptance rate of Northwest Career College - Las Vegas?

The acceptance rate of Northwest Career College - Las Vegas is 90%, which is equal to the state average of 90%.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,265 students
  • Private-state tuition: $14,499
  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Minority enrollment: 65%
  • Source: Verified school update

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Clark County, NV community colleges have a diversity score of 0.75, which is higher than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Clark County, NV is College of Southern Nevada. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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