Northwest Florida State College

Niceville, FL

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,154
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Highest degree awarded: Bachelor's
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Rural: Fringe (rural territory up to 5 miles from an urbanized area or up to 2.5 miles from an urban cluster)
Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential // higher part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 39% / 61% (2017)

First generation college students: 43.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 24.6% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 2.1% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 34.9% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 15.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 8.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 5.1% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 63.8%
Black: 9.7%
Hispanic: 12.9%
Asian: 3.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 6.6%
Non-resident alien: 1.1%
Unknown race: 1.7%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $11,900
In-State tuition: $3,191
Out-of-State tuition: $11,715

Estimated books and supplies: $1,440 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,930 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $36,681 (2017)
Median Family Income: $23,721 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 23.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 21.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $7,932 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $84 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $2,123
$30k-48k $4,563
$48k-75k $8,300
$75k-110k $10,841
$110k+ $11,205

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 40%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 92.5% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $7,932 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $5,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 56.4% (2015)
@3 year 64.4% (2017)
@5 year 63.0% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 36.7% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 44.5% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $37,194 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $38,951 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 3
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 71 $14,000 $80 $60,977 ($5,081) $54,920 ($4,577)
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 50 $10,500 $63,129 ($5,261) $66,453 ($5,538)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 7
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 10 $32,551 ($2,713)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 73 $11,341 $79 $35,810 ($2,984) $49,324 ($4,110)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 5
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 3
Associate's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 1
Associate's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Programming. 4
Associate's Degree Computer Programming. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 9
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 5
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 8
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 40 $15,000 $125 $39,867 ($3,322) $40,441 ($3,370)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Engineering Technology, General. 4
Associate's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 4
Associate's Degree Computer Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 51
Associate's Degree Legal Support Services. 4
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 757 $6,750 $58 $24,359 ($2,030) $34,673 ($2,889)
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 17
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 74 $11,808 $40,753 ($3,396) $46,186 ($3,849)
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Fire Protection. 18 $48,670 ($4,056)
Associate's Degree Fire Protection. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Homeland Security. 1
Associate's Degree Homeland Security. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 11 $38,165 ($3,180)
Associate's Degree Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 1
Associate's Degree Music. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 18
Associate's Degree Health and Medical Administrative Services. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 52
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 16 $42,882 ($3,574)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $49,365
Full time faculty: 36%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 23.0

School's endowment start of year: $37,168,340 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $37,721,413 (2022)