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“Upon meeting the admissions team, I knew right away this was the school for me! The staff is absolutely incredible and they go out of their way to make each day more accommodating, they’re friendly and very supportive. I still visit the campus and keep up with my old teachers.”
Justin Torosian – Massage Therapy Graduate

Q. Is Northwest Career College accredited?

ABHES LogoYes! Northwest Career College is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), located at 7777 Leesburg Pike Suite 314 N., Falls Church, Virginia 22043. They can be reached for additional information about accreditation by phone at 703-917-9503, by fax at 703-917-4109, or by email at

Q. What should I do to begin the admissions process?

To start the process, we encourage prospective students to call one of our admissions counselors at 702-462-8962 and schedule a campus tour. This will also give you the opportunity to talk to our instructors, staff, and financial aid officers in more detail about which program is right for you.

Q. Can I apply online?

Yes! Just click below to fill out your admissions form and one of our admissions counselors will call you after the application has been received.

Q. When is the best time to visit the campus?

Northwest Career College holds classes Mondays through Fridays in both the mornings and the evenings. The admissions team is available throughout the day to take you on a tour of the campus.

Q. Are there any admissions requirements at Northwest Career College?

To be admitted to Northwest Career College, students must have either a high school diploma or GED. If you are pursuing your associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies or Criminal Justice, you will be required to take a short entrance exam.

Q. If I have previous educational or professional training in a cetain field can I be credited for that?

An applicant with previous training or related work experience may be issued credit for courses and tuition. Credit will only be given on the basis of a written evaluation by an authorized school official. Credit may not be issued for more than 50% of course work.

Q. Am I allowed to sit in on a class or two to see if it is right for me?

Of course! After touring the campus, please ask your admissions counselor to set up a date for you to audit any of our classes.

Q. What if I want to enroll in a program but I’m not 100% sure it’s right for me?

No problem. Northwest Career College allows you to attend class for 10 days before you officially enroll and financially commit to the school. This trial period exists so you have a stress-free opportunity to see if Northwest is the right fit for you.

Q. What are my financial aid options for Northwest Career College?

Financial aid is available to those who qualify. For more information, go to our Financial Aid page under the Students tab. Additionally, you can set up an appointment with one of our financial aid officers to discuss your specific financial needs.

Q. Does Northwest Career College accept International Students?

Yes! Northwest admits International Students with the following requirements: students must have a high school diploma and their high school transcript. If you are pursuing your associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies or Criminal Justice, you will be required to take a short entrance exam.

Q. Non-Discrimination Policy

Northwest Career College is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, age, race, color, creed, national origin, religion or disability. We follow the same guidelines with our admission policy.

For any additional questions call us at 702-462-8962.

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