Northwest College, Clackamas (NWC)

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  Northwest College, Clackamas (NWC)

Happy Valley, OR

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Northwest College, Clackamas

Northwest College, Clackamas

Northwest College, Clackamas Student Essentials

Northwest College, Clackamas Student Essentials Region: Type: Affiliation: Size: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Parking Permit Required: Selectivity: Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment:
Private/For Profit
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Small (Under 2,000 Students)
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About NWC

Portland area students seeking professional licensure in the ever-evolving spa and salon industries should consider the Northwest College in Clackamas, Oregon.

No matter your age, you can always begin a new career in the beauty industry. As long as you like making people feel better about themselves, you can learn the knowledge and skills to become a professional.

To be admitted into one of Northwest’s programs, you need only be 18 years old and have earned a high school diploma or GED. You must also complete an interview with a Northwest admissions advisor.

Northwest’s academics consist of training programs in:

  • Cosmetology
  • Hair Design and Barbering
  • Esthetics
  • Nail Technology
  • Cosmetology Teacher Training

The school’s comprehensive Cosmetology course is 2,300 clock hours and designed to teach you the underling competencies to take the Oregon State board licensing examination. Instructors emphasize both the development of your creative skill and theoretical knowledge for a well-rounded education.

Northwest’s academics focus on your performance in the classroom and in the clinic. Each program features a combination of written, oral and practical exams, as well as hands-on application in Northwest’s training laboratory.

The Clackamas campus offers tuition pay plans to help students schedule their payment options. Additional forms of financial aid include scholarships, federal grants and direct loans.

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NWC Map & Location

Northwest College, Clackamas

8307 S.E. Monterey Ave

Happy Valley, OR 97086

Getting Around NWC


Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10 walk


Seasonal average temperatures for Happy Valley, OR

Winter Dec 47 35 Jan 49 37 Feb 53 37 Spring Mar 58 40 Apr 64 43 May 70 48 Summer Jun 76 53 Jul 83 56 Aug 84 56 Fall Sep 78 52 Oct 65 46 Nov 53 40

NWC Students

Total Students

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 7%
  • African American: 5%
  • Caucasian: 78%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 2%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian American Indian or Alaska native Asian Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander Unknown and Other
Full-Time 59% Part-Time 41% International 0% Domestic 100%

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