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Begin Your College Journey

Begin Your College Journey


Located in the beautiful Ozark Mountains, NorthWest Arkansas Community College (NWACC) is the largest community college in the state of Arkansas – providing you with the necessary resources, facilities and high academic standards without sacrificing personal attention from teachers and advisors.

Whether you plan to complete general education courses, take higher level honors courses, study abroad, earn an associate degree or transfer to a four-year institution, NWACC offers a path that fits your needs. 

Become NWACC bound and begin your higher education journey with us. 

Applying is FREE, and there's no minimum test score or GPA required to be admitted into NWACC. 

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In High School?

Want to take college courses while
in high school?

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Graduating High School?

Graduating from high school
and ready for college?

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Meet Recruiters & Advisors

NWACC recruiters can assist you with your application and the next steps, while our advisors can guide you throughout your academic journey. 

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Explore Programs

With over 75 two-year degrees and certificates, NWACC's academic programs allow you to explore your interests and future aspirations. 


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Enrollment Steps

Learn more about applying to NWACC and the enrollment steps to follow to begin your college journey. 

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