Northwest Community College
Northwest Community College (NWCC) is an accredited post-secondary institution that serves the rich and diverse communities and learners of BC’s beautiful northwest region including Haida Gwaii and the Great Bear Rain Forest. Established in 1975 in Terrace, BC, NWCC has expanded to nine regional campuses serving 34 communities where the College provides students with innovative programs that lead to sustainable careers for people in the North. The campuses are located in Hazelton, Kitimat, Queen Charlotte, Houston, Masset, Smithers, Kay Llnagaay (Skidegate), Prince Rupert and Terrace. NWCC is home to the Provincial Centre of Training Excellence in Mining. NWCC offers college access programs; small class sizes; health and human services programs; online programs; university credit programs, trades foundation and apprenticeship programs. The college also offers mobile training, reaching communities beyond its campuses.
Date modified: 2016-10-27