There is no accelarated degree program at Northwest Vista College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Northwest Vista College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP creditbut not IB credits. Additionally, Northwest Vista College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
Northwest Vista College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: Northwest Vista College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
Northwest Vista College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with Northwest Vista College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, Northwest Vista College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Northwest Vista College.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
Northwest Vista College does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at Northwest Vista College
Northwest Vista College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.
NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.
✅ Northwest Vista College offers services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ Northwest Vista College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ Northwest Vista College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ Northwest Vista College does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ Northwest Vista College studets are not required to complete an internship.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Northwest Vista College does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.
The main library on campus is the Redbud Learning Center and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
Northwest Vista College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does Northwest Vista College have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
Northwest Vista College has an Army ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Northwest Vista College include:
•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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