Powell, WY 82435
Located in Powell, Wyoming, Northwest College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 years to complete.
Northwest College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Northwest College's in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $2,136 and fees $1,065. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $6,408 and $1,065 respectively.
|Campus LocaleTown: Remote|
|Student to Faculty Ratio12:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The North West College nursing program offers a two year, four semester entry to students seeking to work as a Registered Nurse.
The program offers a solid foundational instruction in the theoretical and practical aspects of a profession in a health care setting. Students who successfully complete will be eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nursing to be licensed as a Registered Nurse.
All courses in the program are offered in a sequential for with the corresponding co-requisite courses each semester. Students are expected to complete all Nursing and General Education courses with a minimum of a ‘C’ grade or higher to be able to progress to the next semester and to graduate. Students can complete General Requisites ahead of the program but not any later.
- Application to North West College
- Completed Pre-requisite courses
- TEAS V
- Cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher for all college level courses
Deadline for applications is the First Friday in March. Applicants who submit completed application packages by this deadline will be given priority.
Applicants will be selected on the basis of the competitiveness of test scores and grades earned for required courses. All applicants will receive a letter mid-April stating the status of their acceptance into the program from the Nursing director.
The program requires a criminal background check, health check including required immunizations CPR certification (Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers), CNA certification, drug screen and liability insurance before full admission is awarded.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide||Certificate||1|
|Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training||Certificate||8|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||25|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Northwest College
89.18 miles away
Central Wyoming College
120.58 miles away
180.15 miles away
Miles Community College
181.6 miles away
Eastern Idaho Technical College
182.41 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1964 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
06/01/1993 - Current
$6,230Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$4,552|
|30k to 48k$5,464|
|48k to 75k$6,713|
|75k to 110k$7,687|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Wyoming state board of nursing