Northwest Indian College: Ranking & Review

United States
Top 40%

Northwest Indian College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)544163381

337 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

143 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Northwest Indian College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Northwest Indian College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $4,950 and other expenses per full academic year.

Northwest Indian College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 78 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,032$4,032
Fees for full-time undergraduates$375$375
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$112$112

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities6666
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services81826
Natural Resources and Conservation41216
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11112
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences1010
Public Administration and Social Service Professions268
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services44
Health Professions and Related Programs33
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians
Physical Sciences
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Grand Total10247149

A total of 149 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Northwest Indian College.

Graduation rate10%6%14%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThrough education, Northwest Indian College promotes indigenous self-determination and knowledge.
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff174
Instructional FTE46
Research FTE3
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationTribal Colleges

Location and Contacts

Address2522 Kwina Rd
Bellingham, Washington, 98226-9217
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population81,000