Northwest State Community College

Northwest State Community College
Northwest State Community College overview.jpg
TypePublic community college
Established1968; 54 years ago (1968)
Parent institution
University System of Ohio
PresidentTodd Hernandez
Administrative staff
Location, ,
United States

41°27′02″N 84°17′53″W / 41.450662°N 84.298089°W / 41.450662; -84.298089Coordinates: 41°27′02″N 84°17′53″W / 41.450662°N 84.298089°W / 41.450662; -84.298089
ColorsGreen & yellow
Northwest State Community College logo.png

Northwest State Community College is a public community college near Archbold, Ohio. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Its current president is Todd Hernandez.

The college is divided into five academic divisions with nearly 70 degree and certificate programs available. The five academic divisions are the Allied Health Business & Public Service Division, the Arts & Science Division, the Industrial Technologies Division, the Nursing Division, and the STEM Division.

1st floor of NSCC
2nd floor of NSCC


In 1968, the Ohio Board of Regents approved the creation of NSCC, then titled "Four County Technical Institute". In 1972, the institute was renamed Northwest Technical College. In 1994, the institute officially became a community college, changing its name one last time to Northwest State Community College.


The NSCC Campus is a two-story building that is a combination of several different buildings.

NSCC also has satellite locations on the University of Toledo's Scott Park Campus and at Vantage Career Center.

Honor societies

  • Alpha Delta Nu - Nursing honor society.
  • Kappa Beta Delta - Business honor society.
  • Phi Theta Kappa

Admissions and students

Headcount rates vary due to various economic variables from year to year. However, NSCC is an open enrollment college.

Fall Headcount Statistics
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
First Time (New) Students 1,019 934 906 1,072 1,079 1,026
Returning Students 2,427 2,861 2,972 2,946 3,044 3,022
High School (College Credit Plus) Students 677 783 673 700 533 248
Students under 25 years of age 2,216 2,277 2,158 2,237 1,980 1,724
Students 25 years of age or over 1,907 2,301 2,392 2,481 2,673 2,572
Campus Total 4,123 4,578 4,551 4,718 4,656 4,296
Ethnicity, 2017
Black Non-Hispanic 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic 6%
American Indian or Alaskan Native 0%
White Non-Hispanic 63%
Unstated, Unknown race, Other 28%
Two or more races 1%
Nonresident alien 0%

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