NSCC is a public two-year college that is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. This accreditation allows the College to offer degree and certificate programs in the fields of arts & sciences; business technologies & public services; nursing & allied health; science, technology, engineering and math & industrial technologies.
Northwest State Community College serves 2,377 students (20% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
The student population of Northwest State Community College has declined by 34% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 33:1 over five years.
The Northwest State Community College diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 103% over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate
The public in-state tuition of $3,652 is less than the state average of $4,856. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $7,090 is less than the state average of $11,120. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS
Northwest State Community College will be an innovative leader in education and training, a first-choice institution that empowers individuals and communities to achieve a sustainable quality of life. For more information, please visit NorthwestState.edu or call our Admissions team at (419) 267-1320 today.
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