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Northwest State Community College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Northwest State Community College, the application fee costs $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Considering Applying Early to Northwest State Community College?

Northwest State Community College does not offer early decision or early action..

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Northwest State Community College?

Getting into Northwest State Community College is not competitive. Northwest State Community College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Northwest State Community College accepted 0% of all applicants., around 933 of the 933 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Northwest State Community College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transfer student admissions is not competitive. For applicants who are not residents of Ohio, getting into Northwest State Community College is not competitive.

What Does Northwest State Community College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Northwest State Community College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Not Considered
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Not Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Not Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Not Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Not Considered
Application Essay Not Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Not Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Not Considered
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Not Considered
Volunteer Work Not Considered

Northwest State Community College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Northwest State Community College must submit the following items. Double check with Northwest State Community College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5
Interview
Other Requirements NLN PA√ with a relative score greater than or equal to 50 in each of the 3 sections for nursing
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Northwest State Community College?

Students admitted to Northwest State Community College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.

Out of all students that were admitted, 87% submitted a class rank. At Northwest State Community College 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 30% were in the top 25% and 63% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Northwest State Community College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 87%
3.75 and 3.99 17.9%
3.50 and 3.74 16.4%
3.25 and 3.49 13.4%
3.00 and 3.24 15.9%
2.50 and 2.9 16.4%
2.00 and 2.49 10%
Northwest State Community College doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Northwest State Community College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to Northwest State Community College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Northwest State Community College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Northwest State Community College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Northwest State Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Northwest State Community College?

Students who are admitted to Northwest State Community College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..

Does Northwest State Community College accept transfer credits?

Northwest State Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Northwest State Community College accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

Does Northwest State Community College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Northwest State Community College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits

Do I have to submit test scores to Northwest State Community College?

Northwest State Community College. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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Northwest State Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission

100%

How hard is it to get into Northwest State Community College? Northwest State Community College is a open admission institution. The Northwest State Community College acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 100 out of every 100 applicants.

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Northwest State Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Northwest State Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Northwest State Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Northwest State Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.19

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Northwest State Community College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.19. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,736

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,276

Out-of-State

$9,388

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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