Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Northwest-Shoals Community College offers 51 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 17 Associate, 15 1-2 Years certificates programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 4 programs are available through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 2 Associate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,014 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Northwest-Shoals Community College.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Associate172485
1-2 Years certificates150155
Total5142,014

Best Programs

Associate
Associate Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$42,900

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociateDoctorate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1-2 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal and Culinary Services 26 completers-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist0-
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager26-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 7 completers-
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 14 completers-
Carpentry/Carpenter8-
Electrician6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 17 completers-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology16-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician1-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 20 completers-
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant10-
Welding Technology/Welder10-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 62 completers-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)8-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training54-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 9 completers-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping3-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science6-
Total155
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences 15 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences15-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal and Culinary Services 25 completers-
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 5 completers-
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology0-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 17 completers-
Child Care and Support Services Management17-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities (2 completers) 242 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies33-
General Studies209-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 41 completers-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)41-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting 8 completers-
Criminal Justice/Police Science8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 20 completers-
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician1-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology19-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 104 completers-
Medical/Clinical Assistant18-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)5-
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician8-
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer9-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse64$42,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 8 completers-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science8-
Total485