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What is Northwest Mississippi Community College known for?

What is Northwest Mississippi Community College known for?

Students can earn degrees and certificates in 13 different fields. Popular programs include: Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Health Professions and Related Programs, and Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services.

How do I get into Northwest Community College?

Northwest Mississippi Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.

What is the minimum ACT score for Northwest Community College?

Students must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, and an ACT score of 29 or higher or SAT score of 1280 or higher or be a National Merit/Achievement Finalist or Semi-Finalist.

How many campuses does Northwest Community College have?

three campus locations
Northwest has three campus locations within the 11-county district it serves, as well as two off-campus sites which provide Career-Technical educational opportunities for area residents.

How many students attend Northwest Mississippi College?

6 607 (2010)
Northwest Mississippi Community College/Total enrollment

Is Northwest Community College free?

Northwest Mississippi Community College tuition is $3,000 per year for in-state residents. This is 19% cheaper than the national average public two year tuition of $3,696. The school charges an additional fees of $190 in addition to tuition bringing the total effective in-state tuition to $3,190.

How many community colleges are in Mississippi?

15 community colleges
The MCCB supports the 15 community colleges as they educate and train Mississippi’s future by delivering more than 250 programs of study to over 97,400 students annually.

What GPA do you need to get into Nwacc?

a 3.5 GPA
Ongoing Requirements Maintain a minimum cumulative of a 3.5 GPA in all coursework at NWACC.

How much does Itawamba Community College Cost?

Local tuition 3 160 USD, Domestic tuition 5 360 USD (2019 – 20)
Itawamba Community College/Undergraduate tuition and fees

How much is housing at Northwest Community College?


Residence Hall Required Room Reservation Fee Rate – Fall 2021
DeSoto -Standard (Coed) $100 $900
DeSoto – Deluxe (Coed) $100 $1100
Gainey (Men) $50 $750
Marshall (Coed) $100 $1100

Is community college free in Mississippi?

There are 15 community colleges in Mississippi, and this school year the average tuition costs $1,516 per semester, according to the Mississippi Community College Board. Eligible students receive four semesters of community college tuition-free as long as they maintain a 2.0 GPA and take at least 15 hours a semester.

What is the largest university in Mississippi?

University of Mississippi
Recommended Schools

Rank School Name City
1 University of Mississippi University
2 Mississippi State University Mississippi State
3 University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg
4 Hinds Community College Raymond

How many students attend Northwest Mississippi Community College?

Nine residence halls provide housing for more than 1,000 students, and most of the dorms offer apartment-style living. Students can also participate in various activities including clubs, Fine Arts groups and intramural sports, and our intercollegiate athletics program is nationally known for its tradition of excellence.

Where is northwest Mississippi Community College DeSoto located?

Northwest Mississippi Community College DeSoto Center also supports a career technical off-campus site in Olive Branch. This location offers both classroom and lab experience in Aviation Maintenance Technology and a Commercial Truck Driving program.

Is the University of Mississippi a community college?

For students planning on pursuing a four-year degree, Northwest Mississippi Community College and the University of Mississippi act as educational partners with a two-plus-two program.

How to contact Northwest Mississippi Community College tech help?

Contact Tech Help for email/canvas/myNWCC password or other I.T. assistance. Phone 662-562-3934