Northwest College of Art is a private art school, which is located in Poulsbo, Washington. The largest program offered is the design and visual communications bachelor's degree program, with more than ninety aspiring artists graduating over the last several years. Student and special services are available at NCA, giving personal and academic assistance for students, which includes:
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Student success after graduation may be determined by a number of factors, including graduation rate and loan default. At NCA, the graduation rate is around 67%, and the school has an average loan default rate of around 3%.
The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges has accredited the program courses of Northwest College of Art for over twenty-four straight years. To learn more and get consumer disclosures, you can visit ncad.edu and gather information to help make a great decision about your future.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
Find more information about available programs offered by Northwest College of Art by clicking the request information button to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Design and Visual Communications (B)
- Tuition cost estimate: $18,000 per year*
- Estimated required fees (in addition to tuition) for this program: $100*
- Part-time undergraduate students can expect to pay around $770 per credit hour*
- About ten students were granted degrees in the last reported year
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The overall cost students will pay at this school is approximately $21,600 after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There may be an application fee required, please check with this school for more information. The financial aid department provides information and resources for students seeking out financial options. Their phone number is (360) 779-9993 x8136. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $20,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $770-$920 per unit
- Required fees: $110
Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available
- Some programs may have tuition rates that will remain the same as the first year for up to five years.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||95%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||73%||$8,653|
|Receiving Student Loans||68%||$8,361|