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:41
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,634
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:695 (43% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,760
Out-of-state Tuition:$6,060
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:89%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,554

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Northwest Iowa Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services33
Construction Trades33
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields12
Health Professions and Related Programs33
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians24
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Precision Production11
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Visual and Performing Arts11
Grand total1521

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Health Professions and Related Programs11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total35

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,760
Out-of-state$6,060
Books and supplies$1,312

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid21689%
Grant or scholarship aid17070%$4,554
Student loan aid13656%$6,323

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid49430%$4,718
Federal student loans41025%$5,573

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.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment1,634
Undergraduate enrollment1,634
Graduate enrollment0

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 North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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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