Northwest Florida State College Celebrates Enrollment Increase to begin Spring Semester

January 16, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL– Northwest Florida State College is not only celebrating the beginning of a new semester, but the college is also reporting an increase of 9% in year-over-year spring enrollment. This increase is the college’s second consecutive semester of enrollment growth after a six-year decline. “Exciting things are happening at Northwest Florida State College,” said… View Article


John "Jack" Capra

Northwest Florida State College Selects John R. “Jack” Capra as new Executive Officer for Government Relations and Strategy

January 16, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL- Northwest Florida State College has selected John R. “Jack” Capra as the college’s new Executive Officer for Government Relations and Strategy. “Jack’s commitment to excellence is evident in his significant achievements both in service to our country and our state. His experience and demonstrated successes in various leadership roles both as a civilian and… View Article


Northwest Florida State College to Host Computer Tech 2018

January 4, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  Northwest Florida State College will host “Computer Tech 2018” on Saturday, January 27, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Student Services Center on the Niceville campus. The event, offered through the Personal Enrichment program of the college’s Continuing Education Department, is free and open to the public. The theme for Computer… View Article


NWF Dental Assisting to Host Information Session

January 4, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  Northwest Florida State College’s dental assisting program will host an information session for those interested in learning more about admission to the program. This session will be held on Thursday, January 11 at 6 p.m. in Building 420, Room 408 on the Niceville Campus. At the session, potential students will learn about the… View Article


Northwest Florida State College Seeks Nominations for 2018 Alumni Awards

January 4, 2018

NICEVILLE, FL–  The Northwest Florida State College Foundation is calling for nominations for its 2018 Alumni Awards. Each award honors a deserving alumnus of Okaloosa-Walton Junior College, Okaloosa-Walton Community College, Okaloosa-Walton College or NWF State College. There are four categories of awards: Distinguished Alumni Award – NWF State College alumnus who is a true success… View Article


Northwest Florida State College Holds Teacher Education Pinning Ceremony

December 13, 2017

The Teacher Education Department at Northwest Florida State College held a pinning ceremony Thursday, December 7, 2018, to recognize eight students who completed the Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education Degree and one student who completed the Bachelor of Science in Middle Grades Mathematics Degree. Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education program… View Article


Americorps

AmeriCorps Now Accepting Applications for Half-Time Positions

December 13, 2017

NICEVILLE, FL– The AmeriCorps program of Northwest Florida State College is now accepting applications for new members for January 2- July 31, 2018. AmeriCorps is a component of the National Service Network. Its goal is to engage Americans of all ages and backgrounds in service to help meet communities’ critical education, public safety, environmental and… View Article


Dr. Scott Behrens, VP of Teaching and Learning

Northwest Florida State College Selects Dr. Scott Behrens as new Vice President for Teaching and Learning

December 13, 2017

NICEVILLE, FL- Northwest Florida State College has selected Dr. Scott Behrens as the college’s new Vice President for Teaching and Learning. “Not only is Dr. Behrens’ commitment to academic excellence notable, but his breadth of experience and demonstrated successes in various leadership roles in academic administration make him an authentic fit for NWF State College,”… View Article


NWF State College has been ranked among the top 25 military testing centers in the nation

Northwest Florida State College Named One of the Top 25 Military Testing Centers in the Nation

November 7, 2017

Northwest Florida State College’s Hurlburt Field campus was named one of the top 25 military test centers in the nation that administered the most College Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams. CLEP is a group of standardized tests administered by College Board, a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity. These tests… View Article


Ambulance Simulator

Northwest Florida State College’s Emergency Medical Services Program Conducts Continued Accreditation Site Evaluation

October 30, 2017

NICEVILLE, FL– The NWF State Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAHEEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP). NWF State received full accreditation in 2012 and recently had a five-year continuing accreditation… View Article