Northwest State Community College

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  • 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.

School Highlights

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%.

Top Rankings

Northwest State Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 105 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Northwest State Community College(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High NontraditionalBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty105 staff39 staff
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Student Body

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.
Total Enrollment2,377 students823 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:127:1
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# Full-Time Students475 students475 students
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# Part-Time Students1,902 students348 students
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
6%
4%
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% Black
3%
14%
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% White
61%
66%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
% Unknown races
27%
8%
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Diversity Score0.550.53
This chart display the diversity score of Northwest State Community College and the community college average diversity score of OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
College Completion Rate
27%
27%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,100$30,800
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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$3,652$4,856
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Out-State Tuition Fees$7,090$11,120
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid84%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$10,117$19,930
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Northwest State Community College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$3,513$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Northwest State Community College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • 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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Northwest State Community College is Stautzenberger College-Maumee (33.1 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 550 students | 33.10 Mi1796 Indian Wood Circle
    Maumee, OH 43537
    (419) 866-0261
    33.10550
  • 440 students | 33.80 Mi1505 Holland Road
    Maumee, OH 43537
    (419) 720-6670
    33.80440
  • Athena Career Academy
    Private for-profit
    283 students | 34.70 Mi5203 Airport Hwy
    Toledo, OH 43615
    (419) 472-1150
    34.70283
  • Herzing University Toledo
    Private, non-profit
    213 students | 35.30 Mi5212 Hill Avenue
    Toledo, OH 43615
    (419) 776-0300
    35.30213
  • Herzing University-Toledo
    Private not-for-profit
    90 students | 35.30 Mi5212 Hill Ave
    Toledo, OH 43615
    (567) 443-2502
    35.3090
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