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 Northwestern Connecticut Community College

Northwestern Connecticut Community College - Winsted, CT

Park Pl E, Winsted, Connecticut 06098

General information:(860)738-6300
Awards offered:Associate's degree
Award of less than 1 academic year
Campus setting:Town: Fringe
Campus housing:No
Student population:1,701( All undergraduate )
Student-to-faculty ratio:18 to 1
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Special Learning Opportunities
Distance learning opportunities
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for student's children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Suburban-serving Single Campus
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
More than 3%
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $3,200 $3,406 $3,490 -2%
Out-of-state $9,560 $10,178 $10,430 -2%
Books and supplies $700 $1,100 $1,100 0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $ $ $ NAN%
Other $ $ $ NAN%
Off Campus
Room and board $5,800 $7,037 $7,388 -5%
Other $4,150 $4,150 $3,754 10%
Off Campus with Family
Other $3,600 $4,109 $4,600 -11%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
On Campus $3,900 $4,506 $4,590 0%
Off Campus $13,850 $15,693 $15,732 0%
Off Campus with Family $7,500 $8,615 $9,190 -11%
On Campus $10,260 $11,278 $11,530 0%
Off Campus $20,210 $22,465 $22,672 0%
Off Campus with Family $13,860 $15,387 $16,130 -6%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $3,096
In-state fees $394
Out-of-state tuition $9,288
Out-of-state fees $1,142
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 122 63% --
Grant or scholarship aid 122 63% $748,277 $6,133
Federal grants 96 50% $573,230 $5,971
Pell grants 94 49% $537,703 $5,720
Other federal grants 39 20% $35,527 $911
State/local government grant or scholarships 70 36% $45,958 $657
Institutional grants or scholarships 70 36% $129,089 $1,844
Student loan aid 1 1% $2,000 $2,000
Federal student loans 1 1% $2,000 $2,000
Other student loans 0 0% $0 Not applicable
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 700 38% $3,686,164 $5,266
Pell grants 560 31% $2,632,902 $4,702
Federal student loans 8 0% $16,600 $2,075


Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price $5,553 $3,890 $4,942
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 $5,198 $2,277 $3,653
$30,001 - $48,000 $6,491 $3,401 $5,007
$48,001 - $75,000 $7,677 $7,217 $7,473
$75,001 - $110,000 $7,268 Not applicable Not applicable
$110,001 and more Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.


• An institution's net price calculator allows current and prospective students, families, and other consumers to estimate the net price of attending that institution for a particular student.

Fall 2011
Total enrollment 1,701
Undergraduate enrollment 1,701
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 162
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate application fee (2012-2013):$20

•This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.

First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 22 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

No varsity sports data reported for this institution.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education12/01/1971 Accredited


American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education

Physical Therapy (PTAA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

10/28/1998 Accredited


Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations00 0
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession ------
Drug law violations ----
Liquor law violations ------
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 000
Motor vehicle theft 000
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter ------
Negligent manslaughter ------
Sex offenses - Forcible ------
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) ------
Robbery ------
Aggravated assault ------
Burglary ------
Motor vehicle theft ------
Arson ------
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see


Default Rate2%
Number in default1
Number in repayment48

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page. This school's six-digit OPE ID is 00139800

Aid Programs

• Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)

• Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)


Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.

PROGRAMAssociate's degree Award of less than 1 academic year
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Colleges
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other611
Category total611
Communication Technologies Technicians and Support Services Colleges
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects2-
Category total2-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Colleges
Computer Programming, Specific Applications-1
Category total-1
Engineering Colleges
Engineering Science0-
Category total0-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields Colleges
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology43
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other-0
Engineering Technology, General10
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD-0
Category total53
Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences Colleges
Child Care and Support Services Management114
Category total114
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Colleges
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation20
Category total20
Health Professions and Related Programs Colleges
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other-0
Communication Disorders Sciences and Services, Other1-
Medical Office Management/Administration0-
Medical/Clinical Assistant59
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant2-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician52
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy-6
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant200
Category total3317
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services Colleges
Criminal Justice/Police Science10-
Category total10-
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities Colleges
General Studies20-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies23-
Category total43-
Natural Resources and Conservation Colleges
Environmental Science4-
Category total4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Colleges
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies10
Category total10
Visual and Performing Arts Colleges
Art/Art Studies, General108
Commercial and Advertising Art-0
Category total108
Grand total12744