Northwestern Michigan College

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General Information

Admission Office

1701 East Front Street

Traverse City, MI 49686

(231) 995-1054

(800) 748-0566

Fax: (231) 995-1339



Contact: James Bensley

Director of Admissions
Main Address

1701 East Front Street

Traverse City, MI 49686

(231) 995-1054

www.nmc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 4,555

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 923

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,095

Setting

Suburban 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

Admission for maritime, nursing, dental assistant and aviation programs based on school GPA, recommendation and test scores. ACT or SAT required for maritime program.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Crop Production A
Landscaping A
Plant/Nursery Operations A
Turf Management A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General A
Music – Piano/Organ A
Music – Voice/Opera A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Accounting Technology A
Administrative/Secretarial Services C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A
Executive Assistant C
Information Processing/Data Entry A
Management Information Systems A,C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric A

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Sciences/Systems A
Web/Multimedia Management C

Education

Education – General A

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Drafting and Design Technology A
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance C
Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A
Culinary Arts/Related Services A

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Shop Technology C

Security & Protective Services

Corrections C
Law Enforcement Administration A
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General A

Transportation & Materials Moving

Air Transportation A
Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew A
Marine Science/Merchant Marines 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 Michigan College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(231) 995-1000
Website:https://www.nmc.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:https://banweb.nmc.edu/nmcp/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address:1701 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49686
Setting:33
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,164
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,041 (73% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$6,630
Out-of-state Tuition:$8,501
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:79%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,456

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Northwestern Michigan College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Northwestern Michigan College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences4
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services33
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services72
Construction Trades51
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields36
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs34
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities32
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians31
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Personal and Culinary Services11
Precision Production1
Social Sciences1
Transportation and Materials Moving111
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total35371

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities12
Grand total34

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Northwestern Michigan 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$6,630
Out-of-state$8,501
Books and supplies$1,500

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 aid39279%
Grant or scholarship aid32566%$5,456
Student loan aid18237%$6,218

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,19451%$4,219
Federal student loans1,40133%$5,869

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Northwestern Michigan 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 Michigan 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 Michigan College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,164
Undergraduate enrollment4,164
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 Michigan College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)

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