Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Northwest-Shoals Community College offers 48 programs through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 15 Associate, 18 1 Year Certificate, 15 1-2 Years certificates programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 2 programs are available through Certificate and Associate. By degree types, it offers 2 Associate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 905 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
Associate152352
1 Year Certificate180399
1-2 Years certificates150154
Total482905

Best Programs

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

Popular Programs

CertificateAssociate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year Certificate1-2 Years CertificateAssociate
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 2 completers-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist2-
Cosmetology and Related Personal Grooming Arts (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 62 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician40-
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician10-
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology3-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 8 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care and Support Services Management8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Science Technologies/Technicians 0 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
Chemical Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 6 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Carpentry/Carpenter6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 17 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology5-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician6-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 232 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Welding Technology/Welder228-
Cabinetmaking and Millwork4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 61 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical/Clinical Assistant18-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)43-
Total399
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 21 completers-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist0-
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager21-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 4 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Construction Trades 9 completers-
Mason/Masonry0-
Carpentry/Carpenter2-
Electrician7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 15 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology5-
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician1-
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Precision Production Trades 17 completers-
Precision Production Trades0-
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant8-
Welding Technology/Welder9-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 83 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)10-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training73-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 5 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping1-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science4-
Total154
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Personal And Culinary Services 24 completers-
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager24-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 8 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology2-
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 4 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Care and Support Services Management4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities (3 completers) 186 completers-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies34-
General Studies152-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies 28 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)28-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting 2 completers-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0-
Criminal Justice/Police Science2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mechanics and Repairers 9 completers-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair0-
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician1-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology8-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 73 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Medical/Clinical Assistant24-
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)3-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse46$42,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 11 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science11-
Total352