Northern Tier Career Center

Towanda, PA 18848
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Northern Tier Career Center is one of the thirty-one public career colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in a rural area, in Towanda.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 41 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 27 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 9 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 33%). Every year 67% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Number of Students41
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate33%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 21
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 90%

Accreditations

Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
ACEN
06/01/1986 - Current

Admission

76%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $25
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Northern Tier Career Center's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 56% $5,155
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 22% $2,390
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 6% $600
Federal Student Loans 89% $7,324
Private Loans -- --

$13,746

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$11,910
$30,001 to $48,000$14,734
$48,001 to $75,000$17,468
$75,001 to $110,000$17,616
Over $110,000$18,201

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Student Population

41

Undergrads

0

Graduates

40

Women

1

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
95%
Hispanic
2%
Black/African American
0%
Two or more races
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.

Northern Tier Career Center
120 Career Center Lane
Towanda, PA 18848
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