NorthWest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville

Bentonville, AR

NorthWest Arkansas Community College offers 207-degree programs and 30 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 18:1. 3 high safety сampuses. 43.2% are women, and 56.8% are men. 2% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at NorthWest Arkansas Community College is 6474$, that is at the level of national average. 15% of full-time NorthWest Arkansas Community College students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $32,300, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The NorthWest Arkansas Community College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$6,474
BELOW AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, NorthWest Arkansas Community College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$5,239
$30,001 - $48,000$5,887
$48,001 - $75,000$8,299
$75,001 - $110,000$9,760
$110,001+$10,213

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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12%

Types of financial aids

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4962 of NorthWest Arkansas Community College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 61 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes NorthWest Arkansas Community College number 16 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Arkansas.

Students at NorthWest Arkansas Community College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Family IncomeNumber awarded grant and scholarship aidAverage amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded
$0 - $30,000
99.66%
$6,493
$30,001 - $48,000
96.46%
$5,158
$48,001 - $75,000
91.59%
$3,409
$75,001 - $110,000
56.41%
$1,303
$110,001+
58.06%
$1,346

Salary After Attending

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$32,300

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in NorthWest Arkansas Community College.

Weekend/evening college

Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

Graduation Rate

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15%
BELOW AVERAGE

NorthWest Arkansas Community College graduation rate is below the national average.

15% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to NorthWest Arkansas Community College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at NorthWest Arkansas Community College is 18:1, that means that for every 18 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

18:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

223
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2%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In NorthWest Arkansas Community College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at NorthWest Arkansas Community College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Arkansas.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by One College Dr address in Bentonville, Arkansas.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of NorthWest Arkansas Community College with 0.01% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are forcible sex offense and burglary.

The percentage of crimes on Adult Education Center

The campus located by 1200 W Walnut address in Rogers, Arkansas.

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Adult Education Center in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of NorthWest Arkansas Community College with 0.01% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Adult Education Center is aggravated assault.

The percentage of crimes on The Jones Center

The campus located by 922 East Emma address in Springdale, Arkansas.

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The Jones Center in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is the middle size campus of NorthWest Arkansas Community College with 0.01% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on The Jones Center is forcible sex offense.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

NorthWest Arkansas Community College offers 207 programs in total: 75 are for Associate's degree, 66 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, and 66 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is the middle number of programs in comparison with other 89 universities in Arkansas state, with one of the highest number of Associate's degree , less than 1-year certificate and 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 30 distance education programs that are provided in the NorthWest Arkansas Community College: 12 are for less than 1-year certificate programs, 9 - for Associate's degree and 9 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and require on-campus meetings. So explore each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Arkansas state average data to help you compare.

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NorthWest Arkansas Community College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 5133 students with 153998 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: One College Drive

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +4796369222

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: nwacc.edu

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