Northwestern Connecticut Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Park Place East

Winsted, CT 06098

(860) 738-6330

Fax: (860) 379-4465



Contact: Beverly Chrzan

Director of Admissions
Main Address

Park Place East

Winsted, CT 06098

(860) 738-6300

www.nwcc.commnet.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,721

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 316

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,185

Setting

Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for drug and alcohol rehabilitation counseling, adventure education, physical therapy assistant, and dialysis patient care programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Design/Visual Communications A
Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Management Information Systems A,C
Marketing Management A
Office Clerical Services C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A,C
Information Sciences/Systems A

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Foreign Language & Literature

Sign Language Interpretation A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Recreational Therapy A
Substance Abuse Counseling A
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General A
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

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.

Northwestern Connecticut Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(860) 738-6300
Website:www.nwcc.commnet.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.online.commnet.edu/pls/c/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address:Park Pl E, Winsted, CT 06098
Setting:31
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,406
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:936 (67% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,168
Out-of-state Tuition:$12,504
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:66%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,011

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Northwestern Connecticut Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Northwestern Connecticut Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields12
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs58
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts41
Grand total1730

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Northwestern Connecticut Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northwestern Connecticut 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$4,168
Out-of-state$12,504
Books and supplies$1,200

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 aid10066%
Grant or scholarship aid9563%$5,011
Student loan aid85%$2,979

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid62341%$5,097
Federal student loans463%$3,469

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Northwestern Connecticut 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 Northwestern Connecticut 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

Northwestern Connecticut Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,406
Undergraduate enrollment1,406
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

Northwestern Connecticut Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

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