Northwest State Community College: Ranking & Review

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Northwest State Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,6202,3431,277

861 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

356 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Northwest State Community 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 State Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Northwest State Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,776$7,408
Fees for full-time undergraduates$82$82
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$157$309

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs108108
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields5555
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5151
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians2525
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1818
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1717
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1313
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1111
Precision Production99
Visual and Performing Arts66
Transportation and Materials Moving55
Construction Trades44
Legal Professions and Studies22
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences
Grand Total338338

A total of 338 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Northwest State Community College.

Graduation rate27%26%28%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff154
Instructional FTE70
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-High Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address22600 State Route 34
Archbold, Ohio, 43502-9542
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Distant
City population4,000