Northwest College

Nursing Programs

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.

Admission Requirements:

  • 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.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate : -
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime
Parttime
On Campus
Online
Hybrid
Weekend
Evening
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate : -
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime
Parttime
On Campus
Online
Hybrid
Weekend
Evening
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1964 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
ACEN
06/01/1993 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate62%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$6,230

Average 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
Over 110k$8,815
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Financial Aid & Loan

59%

Recipients

$5,629

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

24%

Recipients

$4,234

Average Amount

Pell grants

16%

Recipients

$5,220

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

1,656

Undergrads

0

Graduates

976

Women

680

Men

61%

Full-time

39%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
84%
Hispanic
8%
Non-resident alien
4%
Two or more races
2%
Black/African American
0%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%

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Northwest College
231 W 6th St
Powell, WY 82435
(307) 754-6000
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