We know the process of choosing the right college and paying for college can seem very overwhelming, but we have great news!  Northwest Florida State College provides the advantages of affordability, excellence, and access here locally.  In addition to affordable tuition, NWF consistently achieves national rankings for excellence and provides your student access to a full college experience that blends academic and co-curricular interests in a flexible, convenient, and customized schedule.

Here are a few reasons to choose NWF:


  • NWF offers one of the best education values around with affordable tuition that is among the lowest of Florida colleges and is almost half the cost of attending a state university.


  • In 2016, NWF was named one of the nation’s top 150 community colleges by the Aspen Institute, which recognizes high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges.
  • AA graduates from NWF earn a higher GPA as juniors at a Florida university than their peers who began their academic studies at the same university as freshmen.
  • NWF offers superior academic instruction and ranks third in the Florida College System for the percentage of faculty with doctoral degrees. At NWF, 96 percent of faculty hold advanced (master’s or doctoral) degrees.


  • Students receiving an AA degree at NWF are guaranteed admission to a Florida University with course credit that transfers seamlessly to a public university.
  • NWF offers 1000+ classes with flexible schedule options, with six locations throughout Okaloosa and Walton Counties as well as online and hybrid courses.

Northwest Florida State College is committed to helping you successfully meet their educational and career goals. Please visit or contact 850-678-5111 for details on how to enroll at NWF State College today!