Northwest Community College (NWCC) is an accredited post-secondary institution that provides innovative, adventurous pathways that transform the lives of our students. NWCC is located in Northwest British Columbia, Canada, with rivers, lakes and hiking trails just outside ourfront door. NWCC proudly acknowledges the traditional First Nations territories in which we operate and live.
NWCC offers a wide variety of certificates, diplomas and associate degrees in Arts, Science, Business, Health & Human Services and Trades. With our region’s low-cost of living and natural beauty, studying at NWCC is an unbeatable package.
Unique to NWCC are our adventurous field schools, where you can gain university credit studying hands-on in the field. Experiential learning is our focus at NWCC. Getting outdoors, outside the walls of a traditional classroom, and into the community.
Complete the first two years of a Bachelor's Degree at NWCC and transfer into a degree program at any university in British Columbia, Canada through our BC transfer agreements.
NWCC's main campus is located in Terrace, BC with other locations in Hazelton, Kitimat, Prince Rupert, Smithers and two locations on HaidaGwaii in Masset and Queen Charlotte City.Terrace is a 90-minute flight from Vancouver, BC with daily departure times.
Northern BC boasts untamed forests, dramatic oceanscapes, and mountains that have to be experienced to be believed. In Northern BC, you can escape the crowds and the costs of city life, without compromising the quality of your education. Our communitiesare multi-cultural, safe and friendly with accommodation and homestay opportunities available.
At NWCC incredible people, rugged landscapes, clean air and deep flowing rivers elevate your experience. Join us for your international experience.
All prices in Canadian dollars.
Estimates only. Prices vary and are subject to change.
*A shared apartment off campus is estimated to range between $500 to $800 per month. Homestay is $800 monthly plus application and placement fees.