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Career Pathways

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Career Pathways

Career Pathways

NWACC's Career Pathways is a program for parenting students who meet certain income guidelines. It is designed to assist you in obtaining up to a two year degree and securing employment in a high-wage, high-demand career field.

If you are a highly motivated student with a child under 21 (living at home), Career Pathways may be an ideal option. 

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Contact Career Pathways


How to Apply

Complete and submit the pre-application. Paper copies can be found in the Career Pathways Office, Burns Hall, room 1218. It is located across from the Information Commons (across from the computer lab). Or feel free to fill out the pre-application online.

Pre-Application Form

Note: Career Pathways receives many applications each semester. Only students selected for an interview will be contacted. If you would like to check on your application status or learn more about the program, stop by the Career Pathways office. 

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NWACC & AR Career Pathways Initiative 

NWACC is a participating college in the Arkansas Career Pathways Initiative (CPI). Learn more about the Arkansas initiative

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