Northwest Career College Overview
Located in Las Vegas, Nevada, Northwest Career College is a private for-profit institution. The city atmosphere of Las Vegas makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.
What Is Northwest Career College Known For?
- The highest award offered at Northwest Career College is the associate's degree.
- In 2017-2018, 78% of the faculty were full-time.
Northwest Career College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Northwest Career College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
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Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Northwest Career College.
Where Is Northwest Career College?
Contact details for Northwest Career College are given below.
|Address:||7398 Smoke Ranch Road, Ste 100, Las Vegas, NV 89128|
How Do I Get Into Northwest Career College?
You can apply to Northwest Career College online at: www.northwestcareercollege.edu/apply-online.html
Can I Afford Northwest Career College?
Student Loan Debt
While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Northwest Career College, approximately 82% of students took out student loans averaging $6,979 a year. That adds up to $27,916 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Northwest Career College is 12.0%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.
Northwest Career College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 1,265 full-time undergraduates at Northwest Career College, 16% are male and 84% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Northwest Career College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||341|
|Hispanic or Latino||438|
Online Learning at Northwest Career College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Northwest Career College has changed over the last few years.
Online Growth Rankings of Northwest Career College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Northwest Career College was 1,550.4%. This is the #61 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Northwest Career College regardless of major.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Northwest Career College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
|Major||Basic Certificate||Associate’s||Undergraduate Certificate||TOTAL|
|Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services||0||0||363||363|
|Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science||139||0||0||139|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||0||0||116||116|
|Dental Support Services||0||0||95||95|
|Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services||0||0||52||52|
|Legal Support Services||0||14||0||14|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||0||5||0||5|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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