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Quick Facts About NWACC

NWACC is well known for academic programs within health professions, business, culinary, science and the arts. Our graduates typically perform well above the national average on licensing and certification exams.

NWACC also reflects the national trend in establishing and enhancing programs that prepare students for entering the workplace. In addition to new construction technology and food study programs, the college has enhanced apprenticeship opportunities for students pursuing trade occupations such as electricians, plumbers and HVAC technicians.

Whether you choose to begin your college journey here, or are ready to return to college to acquire new skills for a career change, NWACC's affordable, quality education can turn your dreams into a reality. 

NWACC Statistics

Program Highlights 

  • NWACC served more than 13,000 students in the last academic year, which included college credit and workforce development classes, community education, adult education, as well as secondary students through the Regional Technology Center.

  • NWACC's skilled trades programs and the construction technology program reflect the college’s commitment to meet the needs of the construction industry in the growing region.


Additional NWACC Information

  • View the NWACC Fact Book for information on student enrollment numbers, demographics, programs and more.

  • Learn more about NWACC's Institutional Research department and the quality, timely and accurate reporting and information it provides the college to support decision making at NWACC.