Study at Northwest CollegeNorthwest College is found in Powell, WY. Powell is a self-contained town. The school is a public institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Associate's degree at Northwest College.
The school has a greater breadth of degree programs (majors) than most colleges of its size. Northwest College is known for its programs in engineering, music, animal science and care, photography and commercial art, education and teaching, and nutrition and exercise therapy.
Northwest College Selectivity
The school accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.
Northwest College maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. The school has a tenure system for senior faculty.
Students numbered 1, 747 in 2007 at Northwest College. A very high share of students at the school are male.
Northwest College has a residential or campus feel. The school offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges. Northwest College offers students meal plans.
Northwest College Programs and Degrees
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|General Category||General Category||Most Common Majors |
|Liberal Arts||72||general studies, political science, sociology, history, social services, English, anthropology, Spanish language, . . . |
|Photography and Commercial Art||66||commercial photography, commercial art|
|Business and Management||38||business management, business, accounting|
|Education and Teaching||32||elementary school teaching, kindergarten/preschool teaching, secondary teaching, agricultural teaching, early childhood Education|
|Nursing and Emergency Medicine||31||registered nursing|
|Animal Science and Care||22||equestrian studies, animal science, various animal sciences courses|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||12||parks and recreation studies, health and physical education, athletic trainer|
|Computer Science and Engineering||11||data processing tech, computer and info science, information science|
|Agricultural Science and Management||10||agricultural operations, crop production, agricultural journalism, farm management, various agricutural courses, agricultural economics, agriculture, agricultural production|
|Media||8||communication studies, printing equipment operation, journalism, broadcast journalism, recording arts tech, desktop publishing and imaging|
|Medicine||8||medical preparatory, pre-dentistry, pre-veterinary, pre-med|
|Therapy and Counselling||7||psychology|
|Art Studies||7||art studies|
|Landscaping and Horticulture||5||range management|
|Engineering Technician||5||CAD and design|
|Science||4||biology, chemistry, physics|
|Conservation and Resource Management||3||natural resources management|
|office and Administration||3||administrative assistant, general office occupations|
|Drama and Performing Arts||2||various performing arts|
|Hospitality||1||tourism and travel, travel services|
|Medical Support and Technology||0||pre-pharmacy|
|Religion and Philosophy||0||religion|
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