Application for Nursing

Nursing Associate Degree Program – Application Form and Information

Applications are now closed for the Fall 2017 Semester. PLEASE READ THE INFORMATION BELOW.

You do not have to apply on January 1! It makes no difference to your points whether you apply on the first or on the last day for applications – all applications are treated equally.

Please review these key questions below, and ONLY apply if you can answer yes to all of them.

YES/NO  Do you have an ACT score of 19 or HIGHER?
YES/NO Is your GPA a 2.0 or HIGHER?
YES/NO Have you taken or are your currently enrolled in College Algebra and A&P I?
YES/NO Will you be 18 years old by the time the course begins?
YES/NO Are you a Mississippi Resident?

If you can answer YES to the above mentioned questions you are ready to apply to the Nursing Program at NWCC. You should make your application to the college NOW.

How do you apply?

STEP 1. Apply to NWCC through the Registrar’s Office.
You will need a Student ID that the Registrar’s Office issues you when you complete your application to the Nursing program.

STEP 2. Turn in all of your ACT scores and Transcripts for any University or College you have attended to the Registrar. If you are a high school student we will need to submit your high school transcripts.

STEP 3. Nursing program application. When can I apply to the Nursing program and how do I apply?
After you can answer yes to the questions above and after you apply to NWCC and get a student ID, you will be ready to complete the electronic application.

The electronic application becomes open for Spring semesters on August 1 of each year.  For Fall semesters the application opens on January 1 of each year.  You have until the 15th of the following month to apply.  August 1 – September 15 and January 1 – February 15.


Make sure you have all of your information before applying online.
After you have successfully completed the application you will receive an email. CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER if you did not receive confirmation.
After you apply there is NO need to call and check on your application. If we are missing information we will notify you by email.



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