Student Population at Northwest-Shoals CC
3,360 (all undergraduate)
2021 Student Population
A total of 3,360 students have enrolled at Northwest-Shoals Community College (all undergraduate).
By gender, 1,346 male and 2,014 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 1,081 full-time students and 2,279 part-time students.
The number of students at Northwest-Shoals Community College is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as George C Wallace Community College-Dothan and George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville, its population is average (average population is 3,160).
Northwest-Shoals Community College offers online degree/certificate programs and 560 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 1,346 male and 2,014 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.67 to 1 and the ratio is lower (relatively less men students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.
Gender Distribution Table
Gedner Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 2,562 White students (76.25%) and 314 Black or African American students (9.35%) at Northwest-Shoals Community College(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Northwest-Shoals Community College.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table
|American Indian or Alaska Native||24||13||11|
|Black or African American||314||88||226|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||2||1||1|
|Two or More Races||121||39||82|
Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 2,635 students whose age under twenty five and 340 students whose age is over thirty years old at Northwest-Shoals Community College.
Especially, 787 students are younger than eighteen and 5 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Northwest-Shoals Community College.
Enrollment by Student Age Table
|65 and over||5||3||2|
Student Age Distribution Chart
Online Student Population
At Northwest-Shoals Community College, 1,451 students (43.18% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 560 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 547 students live in Alabama where Northwest-Shoals Community College is located in and 13 students have enrolled from other states.
Online Enrollment Table
|Number of Students|
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||560|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||891|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||1,909|
|Number of Students|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||560|
|Other State in U.S.||13|
|Outside of U.S.||0|