Northwest Iowa Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

603 West Park Street

Sheldon, IA 51201

(712) 324-5061

(800) 352-4907

Fax: (712) 324-4136



Contact: Lisa Story

Director of Admissions
Main Address

603 West Park Street

Sheldon, IA 51201

(712) 324-5061

www.nwicc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,256

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,256

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $10

Admissions Policies/Requirements

2.0 GPA and 2 science required for LPN program. Algebra required for some technical programs. Minimum COMPASS scores for ADN and Powerline programs.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business Administration/Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A
System Administration A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Lineworker A,C

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Manufacturing Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A
Industrial Electronics A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C
Tool/Die Technology A,C
Welding Technology C

Transportation & Materials Moving

Construction/Earthmoving Equipment C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Northwest Iowa Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (712) 324-5061
Website: www.nwicc.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 603 W Park St, Sheldon, IA 51201
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,747
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 680 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,120
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,420
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,654

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Northwest Iowa Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Northwest Iowa Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 43
Construction Trades 23
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 12
Health Professions and Related Programs 53
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 13
Precision Production 21
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Grand total 1518

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northwest Iowa Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $6,120
Out-of-state $6,420
Books and supplies $1,312

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 173 85%
Grant or scholarship aid 138 68% $5,654
Student loan aid 108 53% $6,116

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 479 29% $5,199
Federal student loans 381 23% $5,664

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Northwest Iowa Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Northwest Iowa Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Northwest Iowa Community College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,747
Undergraduate enrollment 1,747
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Northwest Iowa Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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