Northwest Iowa Community College

Sheldon, IA
University Website: www.nwicc.edu
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Coordinates: 43°10′59″N 95°52′44″W / 43.183°N 95.879°W / 43.183; -95.879 Northwest Iowa Community College is a community college in Sheldon, Iowa.

Dr. Alethea Stubbe, president

Northwest Iowa Community College was organized April 27, 1966. The college is fully accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The college is located on a 269-acre campus one mile west of Sheldon. Northwest Iowa Community College offers both vocational technical programs and arts and sciences transfer courses — 43 programs in all.

NCC's student placement rate has averaged 98 percent. Many of NCC’s highly skilled specialist programs have consistently had 100 percent employment success for their graduates. The NCC Placement Office offers lifetime placement assistance for its graduates.

Enrollment in credit programs is approximately 2,000. Additionally, NCC’s noncredit enrollment annually exceeds 28,000 in career supplemental, preparatory continuing, and high school completion, which includes both GED and high school diploma. The college’s economic development programs provide extensive training services to area businesses and industries.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $4,620.00 avg tuition

603 W Park St
Sheldon, IA 51201
(712) 324-5061

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Construction Trades
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Northwest Iowa Community College

Statistics:
Applied 0
Admitted 0 NaN%
Enrolled total 0
Full Time: 0
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 66%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy Yes
Secondary School GPA Not applicable
Secondary School Rank Not applicable
Secondary School Record Not applicable
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Not applicable
Admission Test Scores Not applicable
TOEFL Not applicable
Other Tests Not applicable
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Northwest Iowa Community College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,960.00 $3,960.00 $4,620.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,050.00 $1,050.00 $1,050.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $132.00 $132.00 $154.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $4,240.00 $4,896.00 $4,530.00
Other Expenses $4,530.00 $5,430.00 $4,530.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,080.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 87%
Percent receiving grant aid 70%
Avg amount of grant aid $3,595.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 57%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,082.00

Northwest Iowa Community College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agriculture, General X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biotechnology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General X
Business Administration and Management, General X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications X
CONSTRUCTION TRADES
Construction Trades, General X
Electrician X
Lineworker X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician X
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician X
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician X
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Commercial Photography X

Scholarships for Students in Iowa

Name Amount Deadline
NEWH North Central Chapter Scholarship Up to $3,000 October 15, 2016
Iowa Vocational-Technical Tuition Grant Up to $1,200 July 01, 2017
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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