School Overview

Northwest-Shoals Community College is a Public, 2-4 years college located in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Northwest-Shoals CC ranked 19th in Community Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 3,371 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Associate's - Public Urban-serving Multicampus school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
Northwest-Shoals Community College is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address800 George Wallace Blvd, Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
Admission Information
Financial Aid
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

Admission Information

Northwest-Shoals Community College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are -$1 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Graduate Application Fees-$1

Tuition & Fees

Northwest-Shoals CC's 2022 tuition & fees is $4,831 for Alabama residents and $8,521 for out-of-students.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$4,831$8,521
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,371 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 609 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,371
Undergraduate Students3,371
Online Enrollment609

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs51 Programs
Number of online programs4 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification