Northwest Technical Institute

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,184
4.6% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$6,316
After Financial Aid
2022 Enrolled Students
201
99% Full-Time

About

Northwest Technical Institute is a higher education institution located in Washington County, AR. In 2022, the most popular 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentrations at Northwest Technical Institute were Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (30 degrees awarded), Welding Technology (16 degrees), and Automobile Mechanics Technology (14 degrees).

In 2022, 108 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Northwest Technical Institute. 38% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 62% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (62 degrees), 1.82 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (34 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Northwest Technical Institute is $4,184, which is $−8,498 less than the national average for ($12,682).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Northwest Technical Institute is $4,184, which is $−8,498 less than the national average for ($12,682).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $6,316.

In 2022, 87% of undergraduate students attending Northwest Technical Institute received financial aid through grants.

Tuition Costs

$4,184
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Northwest Technical Institute was $4,184. The cost of tuition at Northwest Technical Institute is $−8,498 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for ($12,682).

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Average Net Price

$6,316
2022 Value
51.5%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Northwest Technical Institute had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $6,316. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Northwest Technical Institute grew by 51.5%.

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Other Student Expenses

$3,968
Room and Board
$1,800
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Northwest Technical Institute was of $3,968 in 2022. The cost of room and board decreased by 67.7% between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,800. The cost of books and supplies increased by 50% during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

87%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants

87% of undergraduate students at Northwest Technical Institute received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 27.9% with respect to 2021, when 68% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Enrollment

Northwest Technical Institute had a total enrollment of 201 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Northwest Technical Institute is 199 students and the part-time enrollment is 2. This means that 99% of students enrolled at Northwest Technical Institute are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Northwest Technical Institute, both undergraduate and graduate, is 51.7% White, 37.3% Hispanic or Latino, 5.47% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 2.49% Black or African American, 1.49% Asian, and 1.49% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Northwest Technical Institute in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Male (33.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (30.7%) and White Female (18.1%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

99%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Northwest Technical Institute in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 201 students. The full-time enrollment at Northwest Technical Institute is 199 and the part-time enrollment is 2.

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Retention Rate over Time

93%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Northwest Technical Institute was 93%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (79%), Northwest Technical Institute had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    104 enrolled students
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    75 enrolled students
  3. Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders
    11 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Northwest Technical Institute is 51.7% White, 37.3% Hispanic or Latino, 5.47% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 2.49% Black or African American, 1.49% Asian, and 1.49% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 35.2% White, 26.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 17.4% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2022, 26 fewer women than men received degrees from Northwest Technical Institute. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Northwest Technical Institute is white (62 degrees awarded). There were 1.82 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (34 degrees).

The most common 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentration at Northwest Technical Institute is Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (30 degrees awarded), followed by Welding Technology (16 degrees) and Automobile Mechanics Technology (14 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Northwest Technical Institute, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Mechanical Technologies (34 degrees awarded), Precision Production (16 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (12 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Northwest Technical Institute are Registered nurses (1,404,585 people), Software developers (568,758 people), Other managers (187,578 people), Medical & health services managers (156,977 people), and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (141,491 people).

The most specialized majors at Northwest Technical Institute in 2022 are Mechanical Technologies (34 degrees awarded), Precision Production (16 degrees), Engineering Technologies (12 degrees), Health (44 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (2 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Northwest Technical Institute are Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Surgeons, Physicians, Architectural & engineering managers, and Physician assistants

The most specialized majors at Northwest Technical Institute are Mechanical Technologies (34 degrees awarded), Precision Production (16 degrees), Engineering Technologies (12 degrees), Health (44 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (2 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Northwest Technical Institute are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,543,236 people), Computer Systems Design (611,181 people), Elementary & secondary schools (284,701 people), Outpatient care centers (250,081 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (219,155 people).

The most specialized majors at Northwest Technical Institute are Mechanical Technologies (34 degrees awarded), Precision Production (16 degrees), Engineering Technologies (12 degrees), Health (44 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (2 degrees) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Northwest Technical Institute.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 30 degrees awarded
  2. 16 degrees awarded
  3. 14 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common 1 to 2 year postsecondary certificate concentration at Northwest Technical Institute was Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training with 30 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

67
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
41
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 67 degrees were awarded to men at Northwest Technical Institute, which is 1.63 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (41).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 16 degrees were awarded to men at Northwest Technical Institute in Welding Technology. There were no female recipients with the same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 27 degrees were awarded to men at Northwest Technical Institute in Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training, which is 9 times more than the 3 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

4%
100% Completion Time
65%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 4% of students graduating from Northwest Technical Institute completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 65% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 66% within 200%.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    62 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    34 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    5 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Northwest Technical Institute is white (62 degrees awarded). There were 1.82 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (34 degrees).

0.926% of degree recipients (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Male
    34 degrees awarded
  2. White Female
    28 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Male
    24 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Northwest Technical Institute is white male (34 degrees awarded). There were 1.21 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (28 degrees).

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Operations

Salary Expenditure

$3.53M
2022 Salaries
3.68%
growth from 2021

In 2022, Northwest Technical Institute paid a median of $3.53M in salaries, a 3.68% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar is 668k (13.2% of overall expenditures).

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