Northern Tier Career Center

Overview of Northern Tier Career Center

Northern Tier Career Center is in Towanda, PA. Towanda is a town not particularly near any major cities. The school is a public institution. Northern Tier Career Center issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include nursing and emergency medicine.

Northern Tier Career Center Selectivity

Not all applicants to Northern Tier Career Center are accepted.

Student Body

Approximately 30 students study at the school (in 2007-2008). Northern Tier Career Center is a largely female school.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Northern Tier Career Center

Northern Tier Career Center
Tomahawk Rd
Towanda , PA 18848-9731
General Phone: (570) 265-8113

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Northern Tier Career Center Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine30licensed practical nurse

Number of programs and degrees for Northern Tier Career Center in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years301

Northern Tier Career Center Student Body

In 2007-2008, Northern Tier Career Center had a total enrollment of 30 students (30 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 17%
20-21 20%
22-24 23%
25-29 17%
35-39 7%
40-49 13%
50-64 3%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Northern Tier Career Center Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 94 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 90%

Northern Tier Career Center Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Towanda, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Northern Tier Career Center Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Northern Tier Career Center Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,139
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,139
Books and supplies $ 1,266

Financial Aid:
Northern Tier Career Center participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2353100)

Northern Tier Career Center Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

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Northern Tier Career Center Highlights

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What Sets Northern Tier Career Center Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
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% students 40 years or older
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